Category Archives: Community News

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 →

Girl with Cancer Gets Surprise Visit from Unicorn

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A young girl in Baton Rouge gets a very special visitor this week. This is five-year-old “Lilie” and she is Read More →

LSUA Psych Club Hosts Pumpkin Carving Contest

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It’s pumpkin-carving time at Louisiana State University in Alexandria. This competition is sponsored by the Psychology Club. Pumpkin projects were Read More →

LSUA Generals Look Forward to Upcoming Season

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Members of the LSUA men’s basketball team line up for their team picture today. The Generals say they are looking Read More →

A Perfect Fit Provides Shoes for Local, Needy Children

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A local shoe salesman’s family is raising money for a foundation in his honor. They do it every year and Read More →

Hwy. 1 Construction Halfway Completed

We now have an update on the construction of Highway 1 near the casino in Marksville. State highway officials say Read More →

Zombie Walk To Donate Funds to Friendship House

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Zombie Walk 2014 is Saturday in Downtown Alexandria. Our very own Jerry Havens is the MC, though you might not Read More →

Leesville Fire Department to Conduct Yearly Fire Hydrant Testing

LEESVILLE–The Leesville Fire Department will be testing fire hydrants throughout the City of Leesville starting October 13, 2014 and ending Read More →