Category Archives: Community News

Free Child Safety Seat To Be Held in Alexandria

Alexandria, LA- Louisiana State Police Troop E is conducting a free child passenger safety seat check-up event on Thursday, August Read More →

Mobile Pantry Teaches Residents Healthy Cooking

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It’s a little like the book mobile, but it carries food. The Mobile Pantry Program will serve rural areas. The Read More →

City of Pineville To Host 2016 Dixie World Series

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The City of Pineville wins the 2016 Dixie Boys and Junior Boys World Series. City officials say this will have Read More →

State Police Offer Crash Photographs on Their Website

State police are offering on-line sales of crash photographs. The pictures and crash reports are needed by accident investigators. Go Read More →

LA 4H’ers Place 2nd in Cook-Off

4H’ers are used to entering cooking competitions. But the Great American Seafood Cook-Off is a grand stage for 4H’ers trying Read More →

LA Job Connection Now Open to Job Seekers

New website pairs job seekers with Louisiana employers through innovative matching system BATON ROUGE, La. — LouisianaJobConnection.com launched its innovative Read More →

Arts Council Prepares to Welcome Air Force Band

The Arts Council of Central Louisiana is gearing up for fall events, but summer will end with a performance by Read More →

Bunkie native serves aboard USS Alaska

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KINGS BAY, Ga. – A 1999 Bunkie High School graduate and Bunkie, La. native is serving in the U.S. Navy Read More →

Mid-Century Architecture Included in NSU Historic District

Officials from Louisiana’s Division of Historic Preservation, administrators and local preservationists witnessed the presentation of an official listings certificate that designates portions of Northwestern State University included in the expanded Northwestern State University Historic District. From left are Kirk Cordell, executive director of the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training;  NSU President Dr. Randall J. Webb, Sharon Gahagan, chairman of the Historic District Commission, Dr. Patrick Widhalm, executive director of the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts, and project coordinator Tom Whitehead.

NATCHITOCHES – Mid-century architecture on Northwestern State University’s campus is now included in a new Northwestern State University Historic District. Read More →

Economic Dev. Authority Hands Out Grants

The Economic Development Authority fueled by hotel taxes is handing out more than seven thousand dollars in hospitality grants. One Read More →