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Chris Lyon

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Chris is a filmmaker and journalist. He is a founding member of ReForm Shreveport and Prize Foundation and advocates for equity in government, education, economy, and the community.

Uber Has Applied to Operate its Rideshare Service in Shreveport

Look out, Lyft. Uber is ready to compete in Shreveport. After Lyft having a few months head start, Uber has agreed to Shreveport's requirements and...

Great Raft Brewing Announces First New Flagship Beer Since Founding

Great Raft Brewing in Shreveport has announced a new flagship beer: 318 Golden Ale. 318 will be the first new flagship brew since the opening...

Chelsea Norman Returns to Form with Ouro Boar This Friday at...

On Friday, January 12th, at 9:00 p.m., two of Shreveport’s newest bands will be converging for a night of sonic stardom. Ouro Boar and...

Before and After: Downtown Shreveport’s Arts District Transformation

There's no doubt that downtown Shreveport has a long way to go before becoming a booming, bustling area of town once again, but that...

Liquor Can Now Be Sold on Sundays in Shreveport

In another move to bring Shreveport into the 21st century, city council officially put the kibosh on the city's blue law in October with...

Caddo Parish Commission Votes to Remove Confederate Monument at Courthouse

In a landmark decision, the Caddo Parish Commission has voted 7-5 in favor of moving the monument commemorating Confederate soldiers and marking the surrender...

Two More Local Restaurants Announced for Downtown Shreveport

It's been a busy week for downtown announcements, starting with last week's launch of Lyft rideshare services arriving in Shreveport which will make getting...

Shreveport’s economy, education, and crime are all interconnected

Back in August 2017, during a press conference on crime, the mayor made the mistake of not knowing the executive director of Crime Stoppers....

Shreveport Passes Updated Ordinance, Lyft Ready to Hire Drivers

Shreveport has been embroiled in discussions about Uber and Lyft for years now. Citizens have wanted it, cab companies have fought it. But now,...

Bossier Native Walt Williams Releases Video Game Industry Book ‘Significant Zero’

Note: The author of this article connected with Walt through mutual friends some months ago and has played several non video games with Walt...