SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Dixie brings back old memories

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
in
Carter, Bill.jpg

For several years, I have had the pleasure of singing at the Joe Woods Wildwood Express Reunion, annually, at the Dixie Theater. Every time I walk through the front door of the old building and down those two side aisles, it’s like a stroll back in time.

Saturday nights in Ruston, in the 1960s, were reserved for open-face hamburgers at Hoods Barbecue and the “preview” at the Dixie.

The “preview” was the first showing of each new movie that would appear the next week, at the theater.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share