A Texas A&M graduate murdered in 2009 is being remembered with a documentary filmed in his honor.
Rufus Stephens was killed on January 3, 2009 behind a College Station pool hall. A memorial fund set up in his honor helped finance the documentary, "Bridge to War Eagle."
The Emmy award winning documentary is a tribute to the conservation efforts of the War Eagle Creek in Arkansas and will be shown Tuesday night, January 31 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rudder Theater.
Rufus' parents will be at the screening and Mr. Stephens feels the film helps his son's memory live on.
"He was just about to start his own career in wildlife and natural resource conservation and didn't get a chance to make his mark. So this is an opportunity to extend, by a small degree, his legacy." said Rufus Stephens Sr.
The 30 minute screening is free of charge and will start with an introduction from the filmmakers and Rufus' parents.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.