Schools open back up in less than a month and the City of Alexandria sponsors its annual Back to School Bingo. The students play bingo to win school supplies and other prizes.
Several hundred children showed up for this annual event, which was open to k through 12 students.
Organizers say they want to help youngsters get excited about returning from summer vacation to the classroom, which happens Tuesday, August 12th in Rapides Parish.
KLAX ABC 31 News 7/24/14