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“13th Gate” Giveaway!

13 GATE

REGISTER TO WIN FREE TICKETS
Midnight Productions presents “The 13th Gate, Louisiana’s Ultimate Haunted House” in Downtown Baton Rouge open from September 13, 2013 through October 31, 2013.
KLAX-TV and THE PILL BOX PHARMACY are partnering to giveaway FREE tickets! To enter, register at The Pill Box Pharmacy at their new location on Bolton Ave in Alexandria.
For [...]

Continuing Education Opportunities at LSUA

Interested in continuing education classes?  LSUA has plenty to choose from!  Download the schedule here (pdf download).

Road Reopened: Cleco Landing off Hwy. 8

Road:  Cleco Landing off Hwy. 8
Date:  Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time:  1pm until further notice
Reason:  Changing culverts under road
Contact Person:  James Cutts (318) 452-7159
UPDATE: Road Reopened

Burn Ban Issued for Parts of Louisiana

Due to the extremely dry conditions in certain Parishes within the state, State Fire Marshal, H. Butch Browning and, Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner, Mike Strain have issued a cease and desist order for all private burning, pursuant to authority under R.S. 40:1563. Private burning shall only be allowed by permission of the local fire department [...]

Croce & friends remembered on 40th anniversary of crash

Croce-I-Got-A-Name

NATCHITOCHES – Jim Croce, the singer-songwriter whose life was cut short in a plane crash following a concert at Northwestern State University’s Prather Coliseum, will be recognized on the 40th anniversary of his death. A commemoration will take place in Natchitoches with performances of Croce’s music and the unveiling of a new plaque that memorializes [...]

LSUA Empty Space Players To Hold Auditions For “The Fantasticks”

Auditions for LSUA Empty Space Players upcoming musical production of The Fantasticks will be held Thursday, September 12, at 6:30 pm, Friday, September 13 at noon, and Saturday, September 14 at 2:00 pm, at the MPAC Black Box Theatre on campus.
The beauty of The Fantasticks is in the sheer simplicity under which it is presented [...]

Construction Begins on LA 1233 in Winn Parish

Road Work

LA 1233: LA 156 – LA 126
WINN PARISH, LA. 1233
S.P. H.010369
CONTROL SECTION 359-05
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that on Monday, September 9, 2013, construction will begin on LA 1233 in Winn Parish. This work will begin at the intersection of LA 156 and LA 1233 then proceed approximately 10 [...]

Bridge Closing: Carter Crossing Bridge Over Dugdemona River

Carter Crossing Bridge Over Dugdemona River And Carter Crossing Bridge Over Dugdemona River Relief
Winn Parish, Carter Crossing
S.P. #H.006732.6; FEDERAL AID PROJECT #BRO-6410(502)
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that on September 9, 2013, construction will begin on the Carter Crossing Bridges over Dugdemona River and Dugdemona River Relief in Winn Parish. [...]

Bridge Closure: Douglas Road Bridge Over Swafford Creek

DOTD

Douglas Road Bridge Over Swafford Creek
Grant Parish, Douglas Road
S.P. NO.: H.006127.6; CONTROL SECTION 713-22
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that on September 9, 2013, construction will begin on the Douglas Road Bridge over Swafford Creek in Grant Parish. This work will begin 150’ east of the Douglas Road Bridge and [...]

Jewish New Year Begins Tomorrow

Rabbi

At sundown tomorrow is the start of the Jewish New Year.  And, the Jewish temple in Alexandria has a new rabbi who’ll be conducting services.

The Rabbi has been here since early last month.
KLAX ABC 31 News 9/3/13