Category Archives: Community News

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 →

Holloway: CLECO Decision to be Made in Late Summer

The local public service commissioner is leading the charge against a speedy sale of the historic CLECO Utility located in Read More →