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Foodapalooza Teaches Community About Local Foods

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The 3rd Annual Foodapalooza is going on today and tomorrow and is a free opportunity for people to learn about Read More →

Students Attend Spring Leadership Conference

Future health professionals have their opportunity to get hands-on experience this weekend. Several hundred students from across the state are Read More →

New Labor Laws Will Affect Seafood Industry

Changes to labor laws are putting the pinch on some in the seafood industry this year. Many seafood processors, even Read More →

AIG Whistleblower Visits CenLA

At AIG he was Head of the Leveraged Finance Group with management responsibility for 60 investment professionals and nearly $20 Read More →

CLECO Stockholders Vote to Sell

Stockholders vote to sell CLECO. That vote came down this morning, but Public Service Commissioner Clyde Holloway reminds local people Read More →

Credit Union Opens New Location in CenLA

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The weather didn’t stop the Chamber Red Coats this afternoon as they celebrated the Pelican State Credit Union’s newest location. Read More →

New Manufacturing Facility to Bring 1500 Jobs to Pineville

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Construction on a new 2.4 billion dollar aluminum-manufacturing complex was announced last week. The plant will bring nearly 15 hundred Read More →

Moviemakers Worry Tax Credits Won’t be Renewed

With the upcoming budget cuts looming, some directors are concerned the Louisiana tax credits offered will be cut.   WBRZ’s Mark Read More →

Foodapalooza Scheduled for February

ALEXANDRIA – The Third Annual Foodapalooza, an event that celebrates Central Louisiana foods and food producers, will be February 26-28 Read More →

Avoyelles Parish Farmer to be Honored

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A prominent Avoyelles Parish farmer will be inducted into the Agriculture Hall of Distinction this March. Lucien Laborde of Hamburg Read More →

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