Category Archives: Community News

Local Companies Band Together to Form Clinic

raypeters

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

dresses

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

jewishtemple1

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 →

POW, MIA Ceremony Held Today at VA

Those who never returned are remembered today at a VA hospital service. The guest speaker for this POW-MIA ceremony is Read More →

Bunkie Elementary Creates Awareness for Sickle Cell Anemia

sicklecellawareness

Bunkie Elementary School students today are involved in an awareness program for sickle cell anemia and volunteers from the Pineville Read More →

Town Hall Held to Discuss Health Care in LA

healthcaretownhall

A town hall meeting is held about health care. State Representative Lance harries took questions and provided experts to answer Read More →