Category Archives: Community News

Telemedicine Program Helps Children in Guatemala

A program that provides telemedicine to children in Guatemala was the topic at Rotary today.   Doctor Donald Hines spoke about Read More →

Probation & Parole Office Offering Victims’ Support Group

The Louisiana State Probation and Parole Office is establishing a new support group that will meet on behalf of crime Read More →

Lt. Gov. Visits AMoA

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Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne visits the Alexandria Museum of Art with words of encouragement about state funding for cultural attractions. Read More →

City, Police Jury Headed Back to Court Over Parking Lot

The fight between the City of Alexandria and the Rapides Parish Police Jury is headed back to court. The city Read More →

High water temporarily closes boat launches on Red River

Natchitoches, Louisiana … The public boat launching ramps (operated by the Red River Waterway Commission) on the Red River were Read More →

More Opportunities Announced for Families Who Missed College Goal Sunday

More Opportunities Announced for Families Who Missed College Goal Sunday to Get Free Professional FAFSA Completion Assistance BATON ROUGE – Read More →

Donations Provide Menard with New Clubhouse

Thanks to a few anonymous donations Menard’s baseball team will have access to a new clubhouse. The new clubhouse gives Read More →

BESIE Reviews State Funding for K-12

State educators are mulling over the state funding formula for K through 12 public schools. The State Board of Elementary Read More →

Nurseries Find Ways to Handle Winter Weather

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You may be seeing several sheets and tarps covering plants during the recent cold weather.   But, there has been real Read More →

Annual Heart Walk This Saturday

Saturday is the annual heart walk in this area to raise money and awareness about heart disease. It begins at Read More →