Category Archives: Community News

New NSU President Introduced to Students, Faculty, Staff

Doctor James Henderson is officially introduced today to students, faculty, and staff at Northwestern State University. He was selected Tuesday Read More →

Jewish New Year Begins at Sundown on Friday

The Jewish New Year begins at sundown and ends at nightfall on Friday. The rabbi at the Jewish temple describes Read More →

LHSAA Meets with Local Officials About Basketball Tournaments

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A group of area leaders today meet with officials from the state high school athletic association. The effort is to Read More →

Local Companies Band Together to Form Clinic

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A few local companies have their own clinic, and a spokesman today describes how this came about. It’s the Legacy Read More →

University Academy Plans Auction to Raise Money

The University Academy at LSU of Alexandria is planning a big event Saturday. It hosted an open house today. Saturday, Read More →

Prompt Succor Student Collects Used Dresses for Needy

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A Prompt Succor student is again collecting donations of gently used clothing for those in need. Madeline Jones says this Read More →

Rotary Hears About Lessons From World War One

It’s is the centennial of World War One, the war to end all wars, but it didn’t, of course. Today, Read More →

CLEDA Hears from Economic Development Expert

An economic development expert is in town to make a presentation to business professionals associated with CLEDA. CLEDA is the Read More →

Jewish Temple Celebrates 155 Years

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The Jewish Temple of Alexandria celebrates over the weekend. The historic congregation is now 155 years old. A plaque was Read More →

Alexandria Zoo Preps for Les Fest

Friends of the Alexandria Zoo are getting ready for Les Fest Weekend. It features a Thursday night party for adults Read More →