Category Archives: Community News

High water temporarily closes boat launches on Red River

Natchitoches, Louisiana … The public boat launching ramps (operated by the Red River Waterway Commission) on the Red River were Read More →

More Opportunities Announced for Families Who Missed College Goal Sunday

More Opportunities Announced for Families Who Missed College Goal Sunday to Get Free Professional FAFSA Completion Assistance BATON ROUGE – Read More →

Donations Provide Menard with New Clubhouse

Thanks to a few anonymous donations Menard’s baseball team will have access to a new clubhouse. The new clubhouse gives Read More →

BESIE Reviews State Funding for K-12

State educators are mulling over the state funding formula for K through 12 public schools. The State Board of Elementary Read More →

Nurseries Find Ways to Handle Winter Weather

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You may be seeing several sheets and tarps covering plants during the recent cold weather.   But, there has been real Read More →

Annual Heart Walk This Saturday

Saturday is the annual heart walk in this area to raise money and awareness about heart disease. It begins at Read More →

Get It Growing: Privacy Hedges

Residents sometimes use rows of shrubs, bushes, or trees to create privacy hedges around their yards. On this edition of Read More →

Lafayette Locals To Perform on ‘The Voice’

Lafayette area TV viewers are pulling for two familiar faces on TV this season.  Koryn Hawthorne of Abbeville and Travis Read More →

Communities Gather for Concern Over Fort Polk

People are expressing their concern over the future of Fort Polk. The historic U.S. Army base is in danger of Read More →

Pineville Welcomes American Specialty Alloys

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The City of Pineville officially welcomes American Specialty Alloys to the area today. Hundreds of people showed up as the Read More →