Category Archives: Business News

New BBQ Restaurant Holds Ribbon Cutting

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A new barbecue restaurant is unveiled on Coliseum Boulevard in Alexandria this week. The Red Coats of the Central Louisiana Read More →

CLEDA Offers Farming Classes

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CLEDA, the local economic development alliance, is offering classes on farming. They call these courses, Exploring The Small Farm Dream. Read More →

Cenla Chamber Planning 2 Large Events

The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce is planning two large events this month and next. On October 30th, it will Read More →

Cenla Chamber Hosts Congressional Forum

There are a lot of them on the ballot, and the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce allowed each to make Read More →

CLEDA OFFERS 6-WEEK TRAINING SERIES FOR BEGINNING FARMERS

Are you ready to become a farmer? That’s good, because there’s a huge need for farmers in Central Louisiana, and Read More →

CLEDA Hears from Economic Development Expert

An economic development expert is in town to make a presentation to business professionals associated with CLEDA. CLEDA is the Read More →

Tunica Biloxi Tribe Provides Conference on Tourism

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A daylong summit on tourism in the American Indian communities is providing ideas and information in Marksville. This is the Read More →

CLEDA Sponsors Math Training for Businesses

All people in business need math. But, if math is not your thing, then you need to make it simple, Read More →

H&R Block Hosts Career Fair, Promote Income Tax Course

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The national tax preparation business, H&R Block had a career fair today. They’re touting their income tax course. They say Read More →

Alexandria Crossfit Fundraising for CASA

A fundraising effort is slated for September 13th to benefit CASA. That’s the Court Appointed Special Advocates program which watches Read More →