(February 21, 2008)

Contact: Rick DelaHaya, Centenary News Services, 318.869.5073

"50 Cities, 50 Destinations" Makes Stop at Centenary College

SHREVEPORT, La. — Rick Rowe and KTBS television Channel 3 made a stop to our "city" today as part of the "50 Cities, 50 Destinations" tour across the state to help celebrate Homecoming Week and 100 years in Shreveport and Bossier City.

During the two-hour "live" remote broadcast, video storyteller Rick Rowe took viewers on a three-minute trip down memory lane and showed what the future holds for the College, listened to the choir, and highlighted the accolades and awards bestowed on Centenary. The College's newest member and mascot, Skeeter, even made his television debut.

View the KTBS video highlighting Centenary's past achievements, and a look towards the future.

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