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Husband and wife, Brian and Tracie Smith are the hosts of the true crime podcast, Crescent City Crime. The podcast covers history and crimes that have taken place in Louisiana and throughout the south. There is much discussion surrounding the laws, slavery, discrimination, murder, corruption and so much more. New episodes every Thursday. CCCPodcast CCCNolaPodcast Crescent City Crime Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tbsmith/support
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Entrepreneurship on the RISE, hosted by RISE Collaborative, tells the story of change-makers to advance the knowledge for rural ecosystem building. In each episode of this limited series, co-hosts Lauren Mathena and Jacob Dolence speak with industry leaders in Southern Virginia and across the country to hear how they are building up their local communities. Learn more at https://sovarise.com/
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For spooky season, Tracie tells Brian about the history of Sloss Furnace in Birmingham, Alabama. Horrors include: Capitalism, the industrial revolution, poor working conditions and violent ghosts. As a bonus, Tracie talks a little bit about the ghosts that she has personally known. Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Thank you for listening!…
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Tracie and Brian explain their absence and decide to just have a chat instead of producing their usual fare. Topics include YouTube gossip channels, video clips, memes, Star Wars, Star Trek, Gul Dukat, The Cardassians, The Barbie Movie, Bottoms, movie work, defensive driving and why the patriarchy sucks. CW/TW: Brief mentions of grooming children, …
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In this extra-long episode, Tracie and Brian discuss the Reconstruction era, The Civil War and how The Colfax Massacre ended Reconstruction in Louisiana. Brian is El Fuego when talking about the subject. Derails include Star Trek and WTF, white people, psychopaths in war and what it means to be an American. Content Warning: Racial violence THANK YO…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian talk about the Baton Rouge Serial Killer, Derrick Todd Lee. Derrick Todd Lee had an escalating pattern of behavior that ultimately resulted in terror for the city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana for over a decade. Content/Trigger Warning: Mentions of animal abuse, mentions of sexual assault and mild gore discussion. --- …
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian discuss a tragic story from New Orleans history: The Robert Charles Riots and correlate it to events of today. Visit us on TikTok - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook ⁠ Subscribe to us on YouTube Thank you for listening! Please rate us 5 stars on your prefered podcasting platform and m…
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In this episode of Crescent City Crime Goes South, Tracie and Brian discuss the survival story of Jennifer Schuett. CW/TW: Child assault and talk to suicide Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube ⁠Get bonus content on Patreon Thank you for listening! Please rate us 5 stars on your prefered podcasting platform and make sure to tell a friend …
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian close out Pride Month 2023 by sharing more New Orleans history. Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube Get bonus content on Patreon Thank you for listening! Please rate us 5 stars on your prefered podcasting platform and make sure to tell a friend about us! --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spoti…
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Tracie and Brian are back from hiatus! In this episode they continue their discussion of Pride Month by sharing updates and tell the story of Dr. Peter Putnam, a gay man who lent his time and money to worthy causes. Thank you for listening! Your support means everything to us! Visit us on TikTok - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram ⁠ Join…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian get political and discuss the start of the gay rights movement, The Stonewall Riots, New York City and bricks. Happy Pride, y'all! Visit us on TikTok - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube Get bonus content on Patreon --- Support this podcast: https://podcaster…
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In this monthly series, Tracie and Brian discuss the WWE superstar, Chris Benoit. Content Warning/Trigger Warning: Discussion of suicide, drug use, violence against women and children. Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube Get bonus content on Patreon --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian discuss how and why nearly 30 years later, the actions of Len Davis lead to three innocent men being released from life sentences. Find us on TikTok - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube Support us on Patreon --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotif…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian tell a tale of corrupt cops, intrigue, danger and triumph. This episode provides insight into the deepest corruption of the New Orleans Police Department and Len Davis. Look for us on TikTok - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube Get bonus episodes on Patreon -…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian talk about the mysterious circumstances surrounding the 2017 death of Nanette Krentel. Join us on TikTok - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Talk to us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram Subscribe to us on YouTube Get bonus content on Patreon Thank you for listening! Please rate us 5 stars on your prefered podcasting platform …
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian discuss Sister Helen Prejean and her work. They also drop a couple of exciting announcements! Be sure to follow us on Instagram! Discuss episodes in our Facebook group! Subscribe to us on YouTube! Support us on Patreon! --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tbsmith/support…
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It is important to look at data for what it is and craft a narrative with the data and allow it to lead us toward innovation and growth. This week, season 2, episode 10 of Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast, is about leveraging data to support entrepreneurs! RISE Collaborative is striving to create a more inclusive and vibrant regional economy in…
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By working together and bringing entrepreneurs and ecosystem builders together with an interest in supporting Black and Brown-owned businesses and entrepreneurs, we can build stronger regional economies. This week, episode 9 of Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast is about creating inclusive entrepreneurial support networks! RISE Collaborative is s…
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In this 50th episode, Tracie and Brian talk about the New Orleans sniper, Mark Essex. Sticker Giveaway Rules: 1) Go to our Instagram page and like the pinned post. 2) The first 25 people who like the post will be contacted for a free sticker! Join our Facebook group! Find us on YouTube! --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/s…
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Throughout the pandemic and subsequent years, we saw a shift in how businesses approached diversity and equity. However, it is clear that if we want to continue improving our ecosystems, we still have a long way to go before we can close that divide. This week, episode 8 of Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast is about human-centered solutions and …
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian finish their episodes on Huey P. Long Follow us on TikTok! tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Join us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Find us on YouTube Thank you for listening! Please rate us 5 stars on your prefered podcasting platform and make sure to tell a friend about us! --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spot…
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For the month of March, Tracie and Brian are discussing the career and death of Huey P. Long. This is the first episode in a three part series. TikTok: tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tbsmith/support…
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To create an ecosystem that is thriving, it’s important that ecosystem builders work together with the local community. Everyone impacted should have a voice and be made aware of the shifts happening in their rural community. This week, episode 7 of Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast is about how to build a resilient startup ecosystem! RISE Colla…
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Serendipity in ecosystem building is a huge underlying and immeasurable resource. It’s important to have communities that support amazing things coming together in a harmonious way. This episode of the Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast is about reducing the barriers to entry for rural startups. RISE Collaborative is striving to create a more inc…
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When you look at ecosystems in nature, like the rainforest, for example, it’s not all tall trees but a variety of different species that come together to create a bigger landscape. The same goes for our regional ecosystems. It takes every one of every size to come together and win as a whole. This week, season 2, episode 5 of Entrepreneurship on th…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian are back after a hiatus. They share a life update and celebrate Black History Month by discussing The Deacons For Defense. SOURCES Link One Link Two Link Three Link Four Deacons For Defense Documentary SOCIALS Follow us on TikTok: tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Visit us on Instagram! Join the discussion on Facebook Subscrib…
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Those of us who have easy access to the internet often take for granted the benefits we reap from it. By providing equitable access to the internet across our rural communities, we are opening doors for these individuals to start a business, finish their degrees, participate in programs, and reap the benefits as well. This week, season 2, episode 4…
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For anything to come together in a short amount of time AND without funding, it takes a community of people believing in the same mission and working together to create a network of resources to act as a strong foundation. This week, season 2 episode 3 of Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast is about fostering collaboration, connection, and buildin…
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When it comes to your startup, if you don’t have the passion behind what you’re selling, you’re not going to make it as far as you think. This week, season 2 episode 2 of Entrepreneurship on the RISE Podcast is about secrets to a successful startup! RISE Collaborative is striving to create a more inclusive and vibrant regional economy in which make…
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We often fall into this trap of only looking at the professional facet of a person rather than the people themselves. When you take the time to understand the person, what it is they want, and how you can support them, that is where the most aligned efforts stem from to keep things moving forward. This week, season 2 episode 1of Entrepreneurship on…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian discuss the killing of Jeffery Doucet at the hands of an angry parent. We are sorry to say that this episode contains mild descriptions of child sex abuse. SOURCES Footage News Article SOCIALS TIKTOK - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube --- Support this podca…
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Happy New Year! In today's episode, Tracie and Brian discuss how hippos almost came to the swamps of Louisiana in the early 1900's! SOURCES Atavist Magazine Article Fritz Duquesne Russell Burnham Robert F. Broussard SOCIALS TIKTOK tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram! Join us on Facebook Find us on YouTube --- Support this podcast: https://…
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For the final episode of 2022, Tracie and Brian talk about what draws people to true crime and then they dive into one of the most infamous cases in American history: JonBenet Ramsey. CONTENT WARNING: This episode contains descriptions of child abuse and murder. Crescent City Crime will return on January 5th, 2023 Follow us on TikTok: tiktok.com/@t…
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During the holiday season, Tracie & Brian remember one of the most memorable politicians of Louisiana: Edwin Edwards SOURCE Edwin Edwards Wikipedia SOCIALS tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Instagram Facebook YouTube --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tbsmith/support
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Brian and Tracie analyze the big question that still haunts America to this day: Did Lee Harvey Oswald act alone? If he didn't, then who else was behind the murder of President John F. Kennedy? The Mafia? The Russians? Was it Cuba? The CIA? Listen to find out our conclusion! SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS TikTok: tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Instagram Facebook YouTub…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian discuss the life and assassination of John F. Kennedy. Sources *WARNING - The Zapruder Film contains graphic imagery but you can view it here. The Kennedy Library John F. Kennedy Wikipedia Page SOCIALS TIKTOK - tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Follow us on Instagram Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube --- Support this podcast…
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In this episode, Tracie and Brian start a deep dive into the life of Lee Harvey Oswald, one of the most infamous people to call New Orleans home. SOURCE Lee Harvey Oswald Wikipedia Page SOCIALS Follow us on TikTok! @tbsmith68 Join us on Instagram! Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/…
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In this episode, Brian plays Scully to Tracie's Mulder as they delve into folklore tales of Louisiana! LINKS Honey Island Swamp Monster Footage SOCIALS Follow us on TikTok: tiktok.com/@tbsmith68 Join us on Instagram Join us on Facebook Subscribe to us on YouTube --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tbsmith/support…
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