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A tribute to an expressive art form: Graffiti art

A tribute to an expressive art form: Graffiti art

Shaelyn Martinez, Staff Reporter

March 26, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Visiting downtown Baton Rouge is where I have seen the most graffiti art. There are many colorful and stylistic walls that never fail to catch my attention. Although some may perceive graffiti as a bad thing, I have never experienced negative feelings in response to seeing it. I feel it does no harm,...

Local band aspires to greatness

Local band aspires to greatness

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Ventruss, a band based in Baton Rouge, has been entertaining southeast Louisiana since early 2012. Debuting with the single “Locust,” the metal and hard rock group recently released a self-titled extended play. Ben Jewell, singer, Shawn Saizan, guitarist, Jesse Newman, guitarist, Steven Sessum ...