Category Archives: Community News

Local Guitar Expert to Participate in Monthly Music Series

An area guitar expert is part of a monthly series to start next week and sponsored by the Arts Council.  Read More →

Nachman Elementary Families Participate in “Walk Night”

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Families of students at Nachman Elementary get off their couches and take a hike, sort of. 2 physical education teachers Read More →

Senior Citizens Enjoy Carnival Today

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Senior citizens at Our Lady’s Manor in Alexandria enjoy a carnival today. They’re actually celebrating a day in their honor, Read More →

City of Alexandria Issues Boil Advisory

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Alexandria, Louisiana—A water main blowout today on Brenda Street has resulted in the need for a boil water advisory a Read More →

Crest Industries to Buy Precision Cutting Specialties in Eunice

Pineville-based Crest Industries is buying Precision Cutting Specialties in Eunice. Crest CEO Kenneth Robison says his company will invest 5 Read More →

Get It Growing: Porterweed Can Enhance Landscape

Porterweed is a summer plant that is not too well known. But as Horticulturist Dan Gill explains on this edition Read More →

NSU Says Farewell to Longest Serving President

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NSU is saying farewell to the longest serving president in the school’s history. Randy Webb has served since 1996. The Read More →

Atwood’s Celebrates International Bacon Day

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There’s an old joke that bacon makes anything taste better. Well, that’s the theme this week at Atwood’s Bakery, leading Read More →

LA May Top Historical Tourism Records in 2014

If Labor Day crowds keep coming, our state will have another record year for tourism. Last year was one for Read More →

Garden District Homes to Be Featured in Tour

A tour of garden district homes is being planned for December. The Holiday Tour of Homes will feature some that Read More →