Category Archives: Community News

Concert Tomorrow Night Benefits Food Bank

A concert will be held tomorrow night to benefit the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. It features the Red River Read More →

AMOA Shows Hospice Exhibit

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An unusual exhibit is up at the Alexandria Museum of Art all month. It’s called the Art of Hospice and Read More →

RPSO To Increase Patrols During Holidays Due to Grant

Sheriff William Earl Hilton is proud to announce the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office has received a grant through the Louisiana Read More →

Fort Polk Celebrates Opening of New Commissary

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Fort Polk celebrates the grand opening of a new commissary. Active military, retired military, and their dependents lined up this Read More →

Conference Urges Women to Get Involved in Business

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The second annual Women in Business Conference is Friday. It’s a way to inspire women to build their own businesses Read More →

Cenla Women’s Connection Sponsors Fundraiser

Members of the Cenla Women’s Connection are sponsoring a fundraiser at the Market on the Green tomorrow at noon. The Read More →

Local Priest Aims to Preserve Old Rapides Cemetery

A local Roman Catholic priest, Father Chad Partain, is a well-known historian. Today, he talked to a civic group about Read More →

VA Commemorates Veteran’s Day, Holds Parade, Serves Hot Dogs

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It’s a time to remember the many brave men and women who sacrificed everything to keep us out of harms Read More →

Wreath-Laying Ceremony Kicks Off Near City Hall

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The annual wreath-laying ceremony kicks off at Memorial Plaza near City Hall this afternoon. Retired Captain Rick Moran was the Read More →

New Orleans Baskin Robbins Offers Camo Ice Cream

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In New Orleans, ice cream lovers are honoring veterans with something a little strange. Bill Wood invites you to step Read More →