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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Dr. Jaya McSharma

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Dr. Jaya McSharma: Shreveporters need to know just how bad COVID-19...

When patients are not around, we are in the office, looking at charts, and we are shrugging our shoulders wondering why people...

Women, Roller Derby, and Booze: Your Perfect Saturday Night

The Twin City Knockers are badasses.  (I can totes say “badasses,” because it’s Heliopolis. Badass, right?!) The knockers are Shreveport-Bossier’s one and only women’s flat-track roller...

So I Tried That Crazy Float Tank Thing in Bossier City

Not since I posted, “Am I too old for braces?” has a Facebook status generated so much commentary: “Finally going to try this Driftaway...

Shreveport Small Biz Spotlight: Bronzed Sugar Designs

If you’ve ever set foot in local boutique Suite Nine 1 Six, you’ve seen “the chair.” A golden bronze-y leather backdrop sets off the...

An iCon Among Us: Poetry Champion Returns to Dreamport

If you haven’t hard of Sha’Condria “iCON” Sibley, two things are true: We need to fix this problem stat You’re clearly not Facebook friends...

10 Questions to Get You Prepped on PrEP AIDS Prevention in...

Disclosure: Jaya, a regular Heliopolis contributor, was asked by the editor to write a piece concerning the PrEP clinic which overlaps with her professional...

The Accidental Activist: SBC’s chance to #StandwithStandingRock

Unless you’ve been living under a standing rock (!), you’ve heard of the controversy surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline happening in North Dakota. For...

Caddo Parish to Vote on Protest and Vigil Restrictions on Courthouse...

Without being too dramatic, a refresher on the First Amendment: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise...

Film’s Not Dead in Shreveport

Disclaimer: Jaya was the emcee at the premiere of Cut to the Chase in August which Chris Lyon, editor of Heliopolis produced. She and Jacob McSharma also worked...

River City Rep’s ‘It’s Only a Play’ is So Much More

Friends, this one is on you. Y’all KNOW I love going to the theatre – hello obnoxiously checking in to every place possible when I’m...

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