Category Archives: Community News

VA URGENT CARE CLINIC HOURS CHANGE

Pineville, LA – Effective October 6, 2014, the Alexandria VA Medical Center’s Urgent Care Clinic (UCC) hours will change to Read More →

VA Conducts “Stand Down” To Help Homeless Veterans

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The VA Hospital conducts what it calls a Stand Down. The medical center is offering services to homeless veterans. This 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 →

Fall Season Starts in Alexandria with Downtown Rocks

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The official fall season in Downtown Alexandria is underway. Starting the weekend, the Alter Ego Jazz Band entertained the crowd. Read More →

Fort Polk Supporters Send in Most Letters in Country

Fort Polk is being considered for massive cuts, but not without a fight. The base could soon lose 65 hundred Read More →

Annual Les Fest Draws Huge Crowd

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The annual Les Fest draws a huge crowd honoring the Alexandria Zoo’s director. Bonerama from New Orleans, a brass funk Read More →

Volunteers Load Shoeboxes with Gifts for Children

You may be familiar with Operation Christmas Child, a project of the Franklin Graham Ministries. Volunteers load shoe boxes with Read More →

Falls Arts Season Kicks Off with Pops on the River

Saturday night is the official beginning of the fall arts season in Central Louisiana. The Rapides Symphony will entertain with Read More →

RPSO Searches for Runaway Juvenile

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The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office juvenile detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a runaway juvenile. Megan Nicole Johnson Read More →

MLK Library Branch Now Open for Business

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The new Martin Luther King branch of the Rapides Parish Library is open for business. It’s on Broadway and is Read More →