Category Archives: Community News

New Curtis-Coleman Bridge to Close for O.K. Allen Demolition

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The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Saturday, September 19, U.S. 71/165 at the Read More →

Rapides Hospital to Display Sculpture Made by Special Needs Children

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River Oaks is presenting a sculpture made by special needs children to the Rapides Women’s and Children’s Hospital. The ceramic Read More →

2015 Miss Merry Christmas Crowned Over Weekend

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The world famous Christmas Festival in Natchitoches now has royalty. The 59th Miss Merry Christmas and the Christmas Belles were Read More →

Architect: Coliseum Project on Schedule for Completion

The Rapides Coliseum project is still underway and Bill Tudor tells us everything is on schedule and coming along very Read More →

Jewish New Year Encourages Personal Growth

The Jewish New Year called Rosh Hashanah is coming up in the month of September. The Jewish religion celebrate their Read More →

9/11 Anniversary Observances to be Held Across Cenla

Tomorrow is Patriots Day nationwide, and there will be observances in our area. Menard students will gather at their flagpole Read More →

New Lioness Arrives at Alexandria Zoo

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A new curious cat named Angalia is now prowling around at the Alexandria Zoo. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach has the Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Raise Money for CMN

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Students at Our Lady of Prompt Succor participated in an out-of-uniform fundraiser for The Children’s Miracle Network by donating a Read More →

Cenla Community Foundation Elects Interim President

The chairman of the Community Foundation says Tom Harmayer is no longer head of the group, which invests money from Read More →

Cenla Homeless Coalition Meets to Discuss Gap in Community Services

The Central Louisiana Homeless Coalition met today to see what could be done to replace the services provided by the Read More →