Ramblin' Rhodes: Jim Ed Brown was in Hall of Fame for many reasons

...done."Before he joined the Grand Ole Opry in 1963, he was a member of the famous Louisiana Hayride radio show cast in Shreveport."Floyd Cramer and I were reminiscing the other day about the old Hayride days when the Hayride had such artists on it as...

Barbara Harris

...husband, Roy Harris, North Augusta, SC; a son, Michael Harris, North Augusta, SC; three daughters, LaDona Harris, Shreveport, LA, Sheila (Harry) Brewster, East Point, GA and Sharon Hunter, North Augusta, SC; a sister, Cecila Riley, North...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Elvis tribute artist to play where 'The King' did in 1956

...in 1956.Presley went in that one year from being a country music act playing regularly on the Louisiana Hayride show in Shreveport, La., and just being recently signed to the Nashville, Tenn., division of RCA Records to being a movie and recording...

David Toms | The Masters

...David Toms didn't play like someone battling a bum shoulder in Thursday's opening round of the Masters Tournament. The Shreveport, La., resident shot 3-under 69 and briefly held the lead before bogeying his final hole. He is three shots off the...

Football game in Shreveport, La., is postponed by Isaac

Texas A&M and Louisiana Tech have decided to postpone Thursday night's season opener in Shreveport because of Hurricane Isaac's forecast path through Louisiana.The game has been rescheduled until Oct. 13, which had been...

Junior Invitational features another strong field

...Graniteville.Twenty-five of the top 30 junior boys in the Golfweek rankings are entered, including No. 1 Sam Burns, of Shreveport, La. Burns is the reigning Rolex Junior Player of the Year after finishing in the top 10 in all six of his American Junior...

First-timer at Junior Invitational at Sage Valley is impressed with surroundings

...When the 54-hole tournament concludes Saturday, the winner will receive the traditional gold jacket.Sam Burns, of Shreveport, La., who is making his third appearance in the Junior Invitational, is the top-ranked player in the field. Burns...

Development magazine: Augusta top place in South to hire veterans

...comprise the top places for hire veterans were: Enterprise-Ozark, Ala., Panama City and Pensacola, Fla., Richmond, Ky., San Antonio, Texas, Savannah, Ga., Shreveport, La., Sumter, S.C., and Virginia Beach, Va.

Suits filed in crash that killed GSU nursing students

...Monday by Atlanta attorney Robert D. Cheeley and Brandon Peak and Hinesville attorney Billy N. Jones, John Wayne Johnson of Shreveport, La., driving a tractor trailer for U.S. Xpress Inc., "was drowsy or for some other inexplicable reason" slammed...

Georgia Regents nursing students raise money, hold vigil in support of grieving Georgia Southern

...take up to five months, and that the driver of the tractor-trailer that caused the wreck, John Wayne Johnson, 55, of Shreveport, La., could face charges.Associated Press and Morris News Service reports were used in this story.