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Bridge Closure: LA124 Over Sandy Creek

Winn Parish, LA 124
Milepost 2.8, Bridge # 125-01-0280-1
Control section 125-01
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that bridge number 125-01-0280-1 will be under repair from 8:30 AM until 3:30 PM on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 and from 8:30 AM until 3:30 PM on Wednesday, November 13, 2013.  This structure is on [...]

Road Closure: LA 3041 at Luke Martin Rd. in Hessmer

Hessmer; Avoyelles Parish; LA 3041
Mile post 1.36; Control Section 805-29
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 8:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. La 3041 will be closed at the intersection of La 3041 and Luke Martin Road to replace a failing cross drain under La [...]

Lagniappe Theatre Thanksgiving Break Camp


[ November 25, 2013 to November 27, 2013. ] Looking for something exciting for your kids to do during Thanksgiving Break??

Bring your little turkey over to Lagniappe Theatre!

Monday, November 25th – Wednesday, November 27th from 9AM-4PM

Their days will be gobbled up with Thanksgiving crafts, tons of acting games, in-house drive in movies with their own homemade cars, and much much more!  Bring your little [...]

9-Year-Old Sets Dog on Fire

In Baton Rouge, this terrier named Zoey is recovering from second-degree burns on her stomach, and all four paws.  Last week, she was set on fire, and nearly died.  Troy Gaulden reports.

KLAX ABC 31 News 11/4/13

Sidewalks on Pinecrest Drive Help Seniors


For some, something as insignificant as a sidewalk can be a big deal.
That’s what happened on Pinecrest Drive for residents of Pine Grove apartments.  Many had problems just crossing the street to get to a nearby store.  From there, the residents partnered with the state AARP office.  And the result today is a walk and [...]

LA Nat’l Guard Chief Warrant Officer Retires


PINEVILLE, La. – New Orleans-native Chief Warrant Officer 5 Kim Janneck, the Louisiana National Guard’s command chief warrant officer, retires after relinquishing responsibility in an official ceremony in New Orleans, Nov. 3.
As the ranking warrant officer on the adjutant general’s command team, Janneck advises the adjutant general on all warrant officer issues, policies and initiatives.
“Kim [...]

Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office Searching for Man & Woman



The Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in identifying the above subjects captured in surveillance video.  The female is seen in a white car and the male subject exited what is believed to be a pewter / tan Chevrolet truck.  Anyone with information can contact the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office at [...]

Cenla Chamber Upcoming Events

[ November 7, 2013 to November 15, 2013. ] Morning Coffee
Alexandria Eye & Laser - Nov 7th
231 Windermere Blvd, Alexandria – 7:30am
Chamber Membership Event 
Rapides Foundation - Nov 5-7th
Call the Chamber for details
Ribbon Cutting
Bayou Mental Health - Nov 8th
818 Suite A Main Street,  Pineville -  10:30am
Ground Breaking
Kramer Funeral Home  – Nov 7th
2905 Masonic Drive, Alexandria – 10:00am
Ribbon Cutting And National Historic Registry Plaque unveiling by Lt. Jay Dardenne
Pill Box [...]

Veterans Day Car & Bike Show

[ November 10, 2013; ] Veterans Day Car & Bike Show
To Support the Natchitoches Parish Veterans and Memorial Park
On the Waterfront, Historic Downtown Natchitoches on Sunday, November 10, 2013
Car Show Classes, Domestic Cars, Domestic Trucks, SUVs, Imports/Mini Trucks, Peoples Choice Car/Truck, Muscle Cars, 4X4/Off Road, Choppers/Cruisers, Sport Bikes, Dresser, People’s Choice Bike
Information & Registration:
Elisa Smith, 318-357-5157,

Alexandria Airborne Celebration


[ November 15, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Alexandria Airborne Celebration
“Rendezvous with Destiny: Vietnam”
Brumfield Caffey Annex Ballroom at LSUA
Friday, November 15
Free and open to public