Cameron Ott

Assistant Producer

Cameron is originally from West Monroe, LA and currently a student at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. He is a double-major in Political Science and Spanish with a minor in History, and plans on pursuing a career in international law.

In his free time, he loves to stay involved on campus by competing on ULM’s nationally recognized Mock Trial team, representing the student body as a member of SGA, and singing with the university choir. He also serves the University’s Honors Program as Treasurer and represented the group countless times for incoming freshman. 

When he is not on campus, he enjoys following politics, studying language, reading classic literature, and creating playlists of the best music for his morning commutes.

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The Strauss Theater Center presents the timeless classic, Little Women, directed by Wendy Wilson this weekened and the next. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for students with a valid I.D. The schedule of performances is as follows:

Friday, Nov. 8: 7 - 9 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 9: 7 - 9 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 10: 2 - 4 p.m. 

Friday, Nov. 15: 7 - 9 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 16: 7 - 9 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 17: 2 - 4 p.m.

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Ouachita Green in conjunction with Keep West Monroe Beautiful, Keep Monroe Beautiful, and Keep Ouachita Parish Beautiful will be hosting the annual America Recycles Day collection event in Monroe. This year's event will be Nov. 9 at the Monroe Civic Center North Parking Lot from 9:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.

They will be collecting paper, plastic, metal, electronics, tires, cans, old furniture, and more. The full list can be found on Ouachita Green's Facebook page. 

The Children's Coalition of Northeast Louisiana has started a new healthy pregnancy and parenting program for pregnant teens and their families in Morehouse and Union Parishes called More 4 U. The program is from 5:30-8 p.m. every other Tuesday, beginning tomorrow, with two separate locations. 

The Union Parish location is at Union General Hospital on 901 James Avenue in Farmervillle. The Morehouse Parish location is at Morehouse General Hospital on 323 W. Walnut Avenue in Bastrop. 

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The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ouachita is hosting their 64th annual Pancake Day at First United Methodist Monroe (FUMC) on Tuesday, November 5. Pancakes will be served all day from 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., and all proceeds will be used to support the children in our area. FUMC is located on 3900 Loop Road in Monroe. 

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Glenn Springfield, the Public Information Officer at the Sherrif's Office, came into the station to share some tips and tricks for people going out on Halloween night. 

Children and Adults:

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The West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Wild Wild West Street Dance this Saturday, November 2, from 7 - 10 p.m. The event is at downtown West Monroe's Alley Park located on Trenton and Natchitoches Street. Tickets are $30 per person or $300 for a whole table. 

ULM's School of Visual and Performing Arts is presenting two fantastic one act music-dramas by Gian-Carlo Menotti, The Medium and Amelia Goes to the Ball, in the ULM Spyker Theatre on October 30, 31 and November 1 and 2, at 7:30 p.m. 

Ticket availability is limited, as their are only 152 seats in the Spyker Theater. Admission will be free to ULM students, $5 for faculty, and $15 for general admission. 

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Update: Ouachita Live has been moved indoors to 111 Cotton Street in West Monroe.

Ouachita Live's last concert of the season will be this Friday, Oct. 25, from 5:30 - 9 pm. There will be a pre-performance by Mama and the Outlaw followed by rising country stars, the Chase Tyler Band. The concert is at downtown West Monroe's 111 Cotton Street event center, and the concert is free to the public. 

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A group of different organizations have come together to sponsor National Prescription Take-Back Day in Northeast Louisiana this Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 am - 2 pm. Everyone is encouraged to bring their outdated perscription drugs, especially narcotics, in order to properly dispose of them.

The drop-off sites include: Super 1 Foods - Bastrop, Ruston, Monroe, and West Monroe; Brookshire's - Monroe, West Monroe, and Farmerville; and La. State Police, Troop F - Monroe. 

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The Monroe Symphony Orchestra is beginning its 49th season this Saturday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. with a full orchestra concert. The theme for the concert will be "Sound of New Worlds" which will highlight music associated with science fiction and fantasy.

The Monroe Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is comprised of local professional musicians that come together each year to continue the tradition of classical music in northeast Louisiana. This concert is geared towards getting more and more of the community involved with a fascinating theme: fantasy. 

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