Category Archives: Community News

Student of the Year Collects Items for “Prized Pets”

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A Nachman Elementary student is collecting items for pets. Ayden Thomas calls her project “Prized Pets”. She is collecting new Read More →

Official Announcement Made Regarding CLTCC Chancellor

It’s official, VO-Tech Chancellor Rodney Ellis is leaving Alexandria for a position in Baton Rouge. The announcement was official this Read More →

ReEntry Solutions, Roy O. Martin Host Job Training

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Re-Entry Solutions is offering a second chance to people who have served time in jail or prison. Over the next Read More →

Hundreds Attend Natchitoches Christmas Parade

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The 88th Annual Natchitoches Christmas Parade draws hundreds of visitors. The state’s oldest city put on a show Saturday afternoon Read More →

Hundreds Enjoy 1st Weekend at Holiday Lights Safari

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Hundreds of visitors enjoyed the first week of the Holiday Light Safari. Thousands of lights are on display at the Read More →

North Rapides Business & Industry Alliance Hold Christmas Party

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The North Rapides Business and Industry participants are taking Christmas to heart and are looking for inspiration for the New Read More →

Rapides Senior Citizens’ Centers Celebrate 40th Anniversary

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For nearly 40 years, senior citizens have been served in Rapides Parish by a group devoted to their needs. It’s Read More →

CLTCC Chancellor Leaving for a Job in Baton Rouge

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Chancellor Rodney Ellis of the Central Louisiana Community Technical College is leaving. His departure will send him to a post Read More →

2 Malayan Tiger Cubs Born at Alexandria Zoo

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It’s a boy, actually two of them. That’s the big announcement this morning at the Alexandria Zoo. Two Malayan tiger Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for Murphy USA

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How low can gas prices go? That was the big topic during today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for Murphy USA. The Chamber Read More →