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Central LA Human Services District Public Forum


[ February 19, 2014; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. ] Public Forum
February 19, 2014 from 9am-11am
Kees Park Community Center, 2450 Hwy 28 East Pineville, LA
A LIGHT breakfast will be served at 8 am
For more information please contact: Chauncey Hardy 318-487-5191.

Second Saturday Market Featuring Textile Art


[ February 8, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Second Saturday Market Featuring Textile Art
Saturday, Feb. 8, 9am -1pm
Building on demand for more interactive Family Art Activities, AMoA is re-tooling Second Saturday this month. Come in from the rain and cold and join us for a focus on Textiles.  Several of our Textile Artist Vendors will be on site demonstrating their techniques in addition [...]

Millwright Training Course Being Offered in Jena


A millwright-training course will be offered next week at the Brady Campus of the VoTech school in Jena.
This is a short-term apprentice-training program to fill some 40 to 50 entry-level positions at Universal Plant Services in Jena.  The classroom will look like the one you see here in Alexandria.

Starting wages range from 13 to 15 [...]

Science Fair Aims to Inspire Careers in 6th Graders


Some teachers at Prompt Succor School are hoping their science fair won’t just get their 6th graders’ creative sides going, but also start them down the path of a great career.
The exhibits range from botany to zoology, things these students have studied in their science courses.
The exhibits are judged on originality and how well they [...]

State Troopers Warn Parents of “Thrill Hill”


State Troopers are getting the word out about a dangerous hill in the Tioga community.
This was the scene January 27th when an SUV crashed, killing 2 teens.  Troopers say there were 7 teens in the SUV when the driver went airborne after crossing the hill.  Troopers are concerned because the hill is known among teens [...]

Rapides, Avoyelles School Boards Face Critical Audits


Two area school boards are facing critical audits due to misappropriation of funds by employees.  The legislative auditor says both the Rapides and Avoyelles school systems have had problems that need to be monitored.
One involved the theft of cafeteria funds in Avoyelles, while auditors say a secretary took funds from Bolton High in Rapides.
You can [...]

Bluebird Basics Set For February 8

[ February 8, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE – Learn all about bluebirds and how to attract them to your backyard at a special program scheduled for Saturday, February 8, at the Louisiana State Arboretum in Ville Platte.

The program – Bluebird Basics – will run from 2-4 pm and will provide tips and habitat suggestions to lure Eastern Bluebirds to your [...]

Beginning ceramics class to start Feb. 13 at NSU

[ February 13, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – A beginning ceramics class will be offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Thursday, Feb. 13.

The class will be offered on Thursday evenings from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in Room 113 of the Fine Arts Annex through April 10. The fee is $150 plus a $20 supply [...]

Strategic Luncheon featuring the CenLA State Legislative Delegation

[ February 17, 2014; ] Monday, February 17, 2014
Best Western, 2720 N MacArthur Drive, Alexandria, LA
11:30am Buffet – Program begins at 12:00 noon
Click here to RSVP (deadline 2/14) – $20/person 

Live & Local at Inglewood – Music! Music! Music!

[ February 8, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Live & Local at Inglewood – Music!  Music!  Music!
Saturday, Feb. 8th, 9am-1pm
Inglewood Market – Over 20 Local Vendors
Flowing Hills Creamery, LLC – Non-Homogenized Dairy
Bayou Dawgs & 1921 Jackson Street Refreshments
Face Painting – Wagon Rides
PAWS Adoption Day and MORE!
INGLEWOOD HARVEST BARN: 6287 Old Baton Rouge Hwy.
From Alexandria: Hwy. 71 S. Take 1st left into Inglewood.
From I-49: [...]