Category Archives: Community News

Citizens Weigh In on Fate of Weiss & Goldring Building

The future of a landmark building in downtown Alexandria is uncertain. This is after a city council meeting last night Read More →

Rapides Library to Replace Gunter Branch with New Libuse Branch


The Rapides Parish Library has acquired property in the Libuse area for a new branch to replace the Gunter facility. Read More →

Cabrini Sponsors CPR, AED Training Class

St. Frances Cabrini is sponsoring a class to certify the public in CPR training and the usage of an AED. Read More →

Important Numbers For Flood Victims

BATON ROUGE, LA – State Treasurer John Kennedy asked Louisianians impacted by the historic flooding to keep these important phone Read More →

Crisis Management Course for School-Based Incidents

Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium is bringing a FREE Department of Homeland Security-Certified Course – Crisis Management for School-Based Incidents to Read More →

Open Houses Scheduled for Rapides Parish Schools

For many students and parents, school starts this week and to help prepare the parents, schools are having open houses Read More →

Dixie Baseball Celebrates 60 Years

It’s the 60th anniversary celebration of Dixie Baseball here in Central Louisiana. 22 teams from 11 states are traveling to Read More →

Dixie Boys & Jr. Boys World Series Brackets

Below are the official brackets for the Dixie Boys (14 yr old) and Jr. Boys (13 yr old) as well as a Read More →

CenLA Mourns Death of Local Arts & Civic Activist


Alexandria is mourning the death of a prominent arts and civic activist, Jaqueline Segal Caplan. She died over the weekend Read More →

High School Students Learn More About Agriculture

The LSU College of Agriculture held a program designed to give high school students a deeper understanding of all that Read More →

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