Spc. Christopher R. Drake
PINEVILLE, La. – The U.S. Department of Defense announced the death of a Louisiana National Guard Soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Christopher R. Drake, 20, of Tickfaw, La., died May 26 in Bagram, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his vehicle was attacked by a rocket propelled grenade. He was assigned [...]
Spc. Christopher R. Drake
[ June 8, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 15, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 22, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 29, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
June is National Frozen Yogurt Month, and LifeShare Blood Centers is again partnering with local frozen yogurt shops for their second annual “Pint for a Pint” summer event. LifeShare will be holding mobile blood drives at all area shops to honor the month, and help ensure a consistent blood supply for the summer.
Beginning Saturday, June [...]
[ June 8, 2013; 8:00 am to 11:00 am. ]
Kisatchie National Forest Celebrates National Get Outdoors Day
Pineville, La. – Kisatchie National Forest will host an event from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 8, 2013, as part of National Get Outdoors Day (GO Day), the fifth annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun. Jennifer Heisey, Natural Resources Specialist, with Kisatchie National Forest, [...]
[ June 13, 2013; 11:00 am; ] Alexandria, Louisiana – The Central Louisiana Pro Bono Project, Inc., will present a Free Legal Clinic on Thursday, June 13, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Main Library of the Rapides Parish Library System (RPL), located at 411 Washington Street in Alexandria, Louisiana. Local volunteer attorneys will be available to prepare simple [...]
James Morgan III
May 27, 2013 – On 05-25-2013 Alexandria Police arrested James Morgan III, 42 of Alexandria and charged him with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder.
On 05-25-2013, APD officers were dispatched to Huey P Long Hospital to investigate a reported stabbing. Upon officer’s arrival, they found a 17 year old male victim who reported he [...]
The LSU Alexandria Foundation announced today the receipt of its largest individual gift for the establishment of an endowed scholarship. The announcement was made at the Foundation’s quarterly board meeting.
Arnold Aubert Vernon, a resident of Oceanside, Calif., made a gift of more than $300,000 to LSUA with the intent of establishing the Arnold Aubert Vernon [...]
39-year-old Victor Jackson Sermons of Boyce
52-year-old David Albert Andries. Jr. of Boyce
May 27, 2013 – On May 20, 2013 at approximately 2 a.m., a deputy on routine patrol in the Glenmora area observed a truck being pulled out of a wooded area on East River Rd. The truck was being pulled by a second vehicle [...]
AMoA is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission
to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the
National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense
[ALEXANDRIA, LA – Today Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, [...]
A Jena man is killed over the holiday weekend in Catahoula Parish. Troopers responded to the accident around 1:15 a.m. Sunday morning.
Troopers say 36-year-old Benjamin Doyle Hailey lost control of his utility-terrain vehicle on Parham Road near Highway 600. According to the press release, after loosing control, he drove off the road and started over [...]
A lot of people claim yogurt is really good for you. But there are a lot of brands on the market, and many different kinds.
When it comes to yogurt, variety is key. Low-fat, high calcium, Greek, plain, flavored, even sprinkled yogurts are full of good things, like protein, and nutrients.
“They keep us full for a [...]