Category Archives: Community News

Ribbon Cutting Held for CLASS


The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for CLASS. CLASS stands for Central Louisiana Aids Support Read More →

Paragon Casino Spa Launches VIP Program for Local Residents

Spa La Vie has been located in Paragon Casino resort for 8 years.  This is the first year it’s launching Read More →

How to Keep Children Safe in School Zones


Thousands of kids are injured every year in school zones. Today, ABC 31 News’ Reporter Bennett Roland Jr. takes a Read More →

Arts Council Still Accepting Applications for Arts Awareness and Education Award

The Arts Awareness and Education Award is given by the Arts Council in recognition of an individual and/or sponsoring group Read More →

L.A.M.A. Food Pantry Needs

Our community is in need and we at FUMC Leesville are requesting aid to help keep the food pantry filled. Read More →

Seeking Teams For First Annual Corporate Quiz Bowl

Alexandria, LA, August 6, 2015– Regions Alexandria Bowl invites local businesses and non-profits to take part in the first ever Read More →

Central Louisiana Community Foundation Elects New Members To Board Of Directors

Alexandria, LA, July 31, 2015– The Central Louisiana Community Foundation recently added several new members and officers to its Board Read More →

Volunteers Needed to Make Memory Bracelets for Hospice Patients

Cabrini Hospital is looking for volunteers to help patients that are in hospice care make memory bracelets. Viola Britt explains. Read More →

Burn Ban Issued in Rapides Parish

Rapides now becomes the 2nd parish in Central Louisiana to enact a burn ban. It’s effectively immediately and was imposed Read More →

New Campaign Promotes Local Dining

You may have seen signs around town signaling you to “Eat Here.” It’s a new marketing program sponsored by the Read More →