Category Archives: Community News

Volunteers Load Shoeboxes with Gifts for Children

You may be familiar with Operation Christmas Child, a project of the Franklin Graham Ministries. Volunteers load shoe boxes with Read More →

Falls Arts Season Kicks Off with Pops on the River

Saturday night is the official beginning of the fall arts season in Central Louisiana. The Rapides Symphony will entertain with Read More →

RPSO Searches for Runaway Juvenile

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The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office juvenile detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a runaway juvenile. Megan Nicole Johnson Read More →

MLK Library Branch Now Open for Business

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The new Martin Luther King branch of the Rapides Parish Library is open for business. It’s on Broadway and is Read More →

New NSU President Introduced to Students, Faculty, Staff

Doctor James Henderson is officially introduced today to students, faculty, and staff at Northwestern State University. He was selected Tuesday Read More →

Jewish New Year Begins at Sundown on Friday

The Jewish New Year begins at sundown and ends at nightfall on Friday. The rabbi at the Jewish temple describes Read More →

LHSAA Meets with Local Officials About Basketball Tournaments

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A group of area leaders today meet with officials from the state high school athletic association. The effort is to Read More →

Local Companies Band Together to Form Clinic

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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

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A Prompt Succor student is again collecting donations of gently used clothing for those in need. Madeline Jones says this Read More →