Category Archives: Community News

State Police Sponsor Child Safety Seat Demonstration

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State Police sponsor another child safety seat demonstration. Today’s event was held at the Rapides Regional Medical Center. Three of Read More →

Parents, Others Rally to Oppose Common Core

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A room full of parents opposed to common core standards rallied today. State Representative Lance Harris sponsored the meeting with Read More →

Domestic Violence Vigil Held at Courthouse

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A noon vigil is held on the steps of the Rapides Parish Courthouse. The group is there to remember the Read More →

Construction Begins on On, Off Ramps on Pineville Expwy.

Starting tomorrow night, works begins on the southbound off ramp connecting the Pineville Expressway to Highway 165. Also, work begins Read More →

Ad space available for Christmas Gala program

NATCHITOCHES – Local businesses can support the School of Creative and Performing Arts at Northwestern State University and attract customers Read More →

State Troopers Help with Safety Seat Check

A child safety-seat check will be held tomorrow at Rapides Regional Medical Center. State Troopers say the understanding when dealing Read More →

CLECO Announces Sale to North American Investor Group

CLECO announces an agreement to sell the Pineville-based company to a North American investor group. The Canadian Group is agreeing Read More →

Lance Harris Sponsors Town Hall on Common Core

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Alexandria State Representative Lance Harris is sponsoring a town hall meeting on common core. He says it will be a Read More →

Cheneyville Celebrates Founder’s Day Festival

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If you drive south of Alexandria on Highway 71, you’ll find the historic town of Cheneyville celebrating their Founder’s Day Read More →

Auxiliary for American Legion to Sponsor Retirement of Colors

The Auxiliary for the American Legion is sponsoring an official Retirement of the Colors ceremony next week. Area politicians are Read More →