Category Archives: Community News

City of Alexandria, CVB to Launch AlexWinterFete


The City of Alexandria and the Alexandria-Pineville Convention and Visitors Bureau are excited to announce the launch of a brand Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Decorate Pumpkins in “Pumpkin Project”


Third grade students at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School have what is called a Pumpkin Project. Students decorate their Read More →

Food Bank Awarded $75,000 for Good Food Project


The Good Food Project, a program of the Food Bank of Central Louisiana, has been awarded the Community Impact Award Read More →

Main Library closing for renovations

The Rapides Parish Main Library will close, November 2, 2015 for renovations. (Alexandria, LA)- The Rapides Parish Main Library, located Read More →

Community College Hosts Manufacturing Expo


Many students leave high school without a job plan in mind, but area schools are trying to showcase manufacturing in Read More →

Lecompte Garden Club Plants Pink Flowers for Breast Cancer


Members of the Lecompte Garden Club met early this morning to refurbish the Beauty of Life Garden in support of Read More →

Thousands Participate in Race for the Cure


The weather was gloomy this weekend but that didn’t stop thousands from making their way downtown to Race for the Read More →

Coats for Kids Drive In Full Swing

For years KLAX has done a Coats for Kids drive to outfit local kids with coats who otherwise wouldn’t have Read More →

Pineville Jr. High Celebrates Red Ribbon Week


This week, Pineville Junior High School celebrates Red Ribbon Week. The school plans different events to stress the importance of Read More →

Boyce Recreation Area temporarily closed for maintenance

The Red River Waterway Commission will temporarily close the Boyce Recreation Area beginning Wednesday, October 28th for restriping of the Read More →