Category Archives: Community News

Chamber Luncheon Focuses on Cenla Homeless Coalition


The Chambers’ monthly strategic luncheon was held at Convention Hall today. Organizers focused on the current efforts of the Central Read More →

Komen Seeking Pink Council Volunteers

KOMEN ACADIANA ANNOUNCES CENLA PINK COUNCIL Volunteer Council Members Increase Breast Health Awareness in Central Louisiana The Acadiana Affiliate of Read More →

LA Dad invites you to “paint ’em blue for autism”


Brian Batey is a 48-year-old engineer and father of two who grew up in rural Louisiana. He isn’t the kind Read More →

Event Aims to Teach Community How to Save Lives

You can learn to be a bystander hero Saturday at the Riverfront Center. Start a Heart Cenla gives people the Read More →

Lawmakers Considering Raising Gas Tax

When lawmakers meet in Baton Rouge on Monday, they will discuss a proposal to increase the state’s gasoline tax. As Read More →

CMN Kicks Off Telethon Season with Breakfast


The Children’s Miracle Network is preparing for its annual telethon, starting with a kick-off breakfast today at the Cabrini Mediplex. Read More →

Library Hosts Legal Advice Clinic


The Rapides Parish Main Library hosted a free legal advice clinic today. Local volunteer lawyers were available to help with Read More →

Live-fire exercises to close roads in pineville

PINEVILLE – The Louisiana National Guard will be conducting live-fire exercises in the Camp Beauregard WMA Training Area, April 9-12, Read More →

Job seekers gather at the Riverfront Center

Job seekers gathered at the Riverfront Center today. It’s the eighth year for this community-wide event. Businesses and others set Read More →

Dragon boat races look to be bigger than ever

The Dragon Boat Races are right around the corner. The museum director says they’re in their fifth year in Alexandria Read More →