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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: [...]

Gumbo Lunch Fundraiser for Special Needs Campers

[ February 12, 2014; ] Applications for a summer vacation full of fun for special needs youth in the Central Louisiana area are now being accepted by members of the Alexandria Lions Club.

The Louisiana Lions Camp is located north of Leesville and will open Sunday, June 1, 2014.  There will be a one-week session for youth with pulmonary disorders, two [...]

Black History Month Celebration at Pineville Senior Citizens Center

[ February 20, 2014; ] Black History Month Celebration
Feb. 20, 2014, 9:30 am
Pineville Senior Citizens Center (801 Main St, Pineville, LA)
Black History Month Celebration program includes keynote speaker:  Grace Joiner, Storytelling by Sylvia Davis and special presentation by Seniors from the MLK Senior Center.

Free and open to the public.

Krewe of Antiqua Mardi Gras Party

[ February 20, 2014; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Krewe of Antiqua Mardi Gras Party
Thursday, February 20th, 6-9 pm
Divine Providence Center (Prompt Succor Church)
Think Mardi Gras is just for young folks? Well think again and look again at the Krewe of Antiqua.  Presented by the Rapides Senior Citizens’ Center, INC, the Krewe of Antiqua!  Come pass a good time and dance along with us!  [...]

The Sound Of Music Opens Tonight as Planned

[ January 30, 2014 to February 2, 2014. ] The Sound of Music school performance was cancelled for their opening show this morning. However, the opening show will go on for tonight at 7pm as planned. or at the door for tickets.

The award-winning Pineville High Theatre Department is set to come alive with THE SOUND OF MUSIC as the treasured musical takes the [...]

DOTD announces I-210 open to traffic

LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that I-210 and the I-210 Bridge, through Lake Charles, is now open to traffic.
Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region [...]

Statewide Winter Weather Advisory and Road Closure Update

Troopers across South Louisiana are continuing to report and monitor icy road conditions requiring the vast majority of overnight closures to remain in effect this morning.  These overpasses, bridges, and roadway surfaces have become too hazardous for travel requiring closures and traffic to be detoured.  The Louisiana State Police continue to utilize extra patrols nearly [...]

Road Closure: Esler Field Rd.

The Department of Transportation and Development District 08 Office in Alexandria advises the public that due to the current winter weather conditions, LA 116, Esler Field Road, Rapides Parish, is closed from its intersection with LA 28 E to the Esler Field Airport due to icy road conditions.
Safety Reminder
DOTD urges motorists to use extra caution [...]