Category Archives: Community News

Rapides Foundation Celebrates 20th Anniversary

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The Rapides Foundation is celebrating its 20th anniversary today. The Foundation came about when the old Baptist Foundation was sold Read More →

Groundbreaking Held for New Service Station

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Ground is broken this morning for a new service station in Alexandria. It’s for Murphy USA near the Wal-Mart on Read More →

ABATE Group Meets with Pineville City Judge Candidates

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Pineville City Judge candidates meet with bikers who are part of a program called ABATE. It stands for American Bikers Read More →

Mid-Week Market Offers Farm Goods, Bread, Other Foods

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A new mid-week market for farm goods, bread and other foods is being offered on Tuesdays at the Texas Plaza Read More →

Pink Dress Run Scheduled for September

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A pink dress run, in connection with the Komen Race for the Cure, is scheduled later this month and it’s Read More →

Local Guitar Expert to Participate in Monthly Music Series

An area guitar expert is part of a monthly series to start next week and sponsored by the Arts Council.  Read More →

Nachman Elementary Families Participate in “Walk Night”

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Families of students at Nachman Elementary get off their couches and take a hike, sort of. 2 physical education teachers Read More →

Senior Citizens Enjoy Carnival Today

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Senior citizens at Our Lady’s Manor in Alexandria enjoy a carnival today. They’re actually celebrating a day in their honor, Read More →

City of Alexandria Issues Boil Advisory

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Alexandria, Louisiana—A water main blowout today on Brenda Street has resulted in the need for a boil water advisory a Read More →

Crest Industries to Buy Precision Cutting Specialties in Eunice

Pineville-based Crest Industries is buying Precision Cutting Specialties in Eunice. Crest CEO Kenneth Robison says his company will invest 5 Read More →