MARKSVILLE, La. – The Tunica-Biloxi Tribal Council met on Friday, August 23, 2013, to select a replacement for the position of Chairman of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe in wake of the recent passing of Chairman Earl Barbry, Sr. In accordance with the tribe’s Constitution, the Tribal Council was required to fill the vacancy with one of [...]
[ October 8, 2013 to November 5, 2013. ] Pineville Police Department
6th Session Citizens Academy
October 8, 2013
Tudor Community Center (344 Bragg Street)
The Pineville Police Department would like to invite anyone 16 years or older to participate in the Citizens Academy. The mission of the Citizens Academy is to provide citizens with knowledge of the workings of the Police Department. Classes will be held for [...]
[ September 7, 2013; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
The Boyce Branch of the Rapides Parish Library is hosting a day of fun and games for grandparents and grandchildren in honor of Grandparents Day, on Saturday, September 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Parents are welcome to attend as well.
The Boyce Branch Library is located at 500 Ulster Road in Boyce, Louisiana. For [...]
Alexandria, Louisiana — The Rapides Parish Library wants to thank everyone who donated clothes and school supplies for local homeless students. The donations added up to over 35 large boxes, which were delivered to the Rapides Parish School Board’s Homeless Student Liaison Lynda Ellington.
The Library is the main supplier of supplies, uniforms and clothes for [...]
[ September 14, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – To open the 2013-14 season, the Rapides Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Joshua Zona will once again host “POPS ON THE RIVER” on Saturday, September, 14, 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Riverfront Convention Center in downtown Alexandria. This will be the 33rd year that the RSO has hosted the “Pops Concerts” and [...]
DOT # 334-904 S
LA 477; Winn Parish
Mile Post 0.00; Control Section 864-11
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that LA 477, Winn Parish, will is closed at the Kansas City Southern Railroad track. The work is being done at Milepost 0.000 and is on Control Section 864-11. The closure will be [...]
An economic development summit is held here and features the Louisiana State Treasurer, John Kennedy.
The daylong event is sponsored by Red River Bank. It’s offered to those who want to rev up the economy in Central Louisiana. And a lot of information is being offered also about tax credits. State treasurer John Kennedy talks about [...]
The stars of the newest exhibit at the Alexandria zoo are here.
They are two jaguars, and they’re now in quarantine. This is standard operating procedure for all new animals. It gives them a chance to adjust to their new surroundings.
The young male is Bebu, born in the wild in Panama in October 2011. The young [...]
NATCHITOCHES, LA – Animal Planet’s popular television series, Finding Bigfoot, is coming to Natchitoches, Louisiana.
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The show could film as early as next year.
From small towns in the South to remote areas of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska, four eccentric but passionate Bigfoot enthusiasts [...]
[ September 5, 2013 to September 8, 2013. September 12, 2013 to September 15, 2013. September 19, 2013 to September 22, 2013. September 26, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA – Park Rangers from Cane River Creole National Historical Park will continue to offer FREE guided walking tours of the Natchitoches Historic District throughout the month of September.
The tours will take place Thursdays-Sundays, starting at 9:00 a.m. Each tour will begin at the Cunningham Law Office located at 550 Second Street in downtown [...]