Category Archives: Community News

Coats for Kids

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To you, it’s just an old coat. But to an underprivileged child, it’s a warmer winter. It’s time to clean Read More →

Local Food Project Aims to Build Communities

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John Cotton Dean, the Director of Regional Innovation, talks about the Louisiana’s Food Fellows Program that tries to build communities Read More →

Plum Creek Donates Truck to Food Bank

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The Plum Creek Foundation donates a gently used pick-up to the Good Food Project of the Food Bank of Central Read More →

Atwood’s Celebrating 3rd Annual Baconfest

Atwood’s Bakery is celebrating a full week of bacon with its 3rd Annual Baconfest. Shoppers will have a chance to Read More →

Wellspots Popping Up Around CenLA

They’re called Wellspots.  Around the area, certain designated businesses, offices and non-profits are participating in a plan to offer a Read More →

Groundbreaking Held for New CLTCC Campus

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Ground is broken in Downtown Alexandria for new construction to house the Central Louisiana Technical and Community College (CLTCC). The Read More →

Sen. Cassidy, Gen. McGuire Speak at Luncheon

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Fort Polk Progress and four regional Chambers of Commerce hosted U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy at a luncheon this morning. The Read More →

Director of a Non-profit Arrested for Theft

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Sheriff Sam Craft announces the arrest of Samuel Kincade age 53 of Leesville. Mr. Kincade was the Director of a Read More →

Boil Advisory for Horseshoe Drive Area Lifted

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Update – A boil advisory issued Saturday for the Horseshoe Drive area, following planned work on a water line has Read More →

McGehee Announces Candidacy for LA’s Commissioner of Insurance

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BATON ROUGE – Charlotte McDaniel McGehee, a Baton Rouge attorney with a practice in employment litigation and family law, today Read More →