Category Archives: Community News

Bolton Holds Annual Chalkfest Indoors Because of Weather


Due to weather conditions, Bolton High School’s 11th Annual Chalkfest took place inside the school’s gym yesterday. Nearly 50 students Read More →

Eight Local Arts Organizations Receive Martin Grant

Alexandria, LA – Eight non-profit Arts organizations in Central Louisiana have been awarded funding from the 2015 Martin Foundation Grant.  Read More →

International Urban Sidewalk Artist to Appear at MAYFEST in Leesville


Friday and Saturday, May first and second, visitors will eat their fill, enjoy music and singing, and will enjoy many Read More →

Natchitoches Jazz Festival Kicks Off Today


The 20th Annual Natchitoches Jazz and R&B Festival is being held this weekend in Louisiana’s oldest city. Organizers changed the Read More →

Rapides Regional Hosts First Farmer’s Market


Rapides Regional Medical Center hosted its first-ever farmers market inside the Women’s and Children’s Hospital at Soup N’ Such today. Read More →

City Park Players Present “Love Letters”


The City Park Players will have a second showing of the play Love Letters at the Hearn Stage on April Read More →

Butterfly Release Today Symbolizes Organ Donors


A butterfly release took place at Rapides Regional today to symbolize the memory of loved ones who were donor heroes. Read More →

Menard Prepares for 16th Theatre Production


The show must go on… That’s what the Menard High School Theatre Department said as they traded in their spring Read More →

Rapides Regional, State Police Offer Safety Seat Check


A free child passenger safety seat check up was offered today by state police and Rapides Regional. Car seats and Read More →

Air Force Band Concert Relocated

The U.S Air Force Band concert set for tomorrow night is being relocated due to the weather. The concert band Read More →