Category Archives: Community News

CVB to Welcome New Conventions in 2016

As 2016 rolls in, the Alexandria and Pineville Convention and Visitors Bureau is looking forward to hosting some new guests Read More →

J. L. Robertson Branch to Close Month of January 2016

(Pineville, LA) The Rapides Parish Library’s J. L. Robertson Branch, located at 809 Tioga High School Road will close Thursday, Read More →

Auxiliary Service Members, Chick-fil-a Bring Gifts to Patients at Rapides Regional

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Auxiliary Service Members and Chick-fil-a teamed up Friday morning to bring some Christmas joy to the patients in the Rapides Read More →

New Museum Opens at Southern Forest Heritage Museum

The new Civilian Conservation Corps Museum is being set up at the Southern Forest Heritage Museum in Central Louisiana.  ABC Read More →

Calvary Baptist Members Bring Gifts, Throw Party for Elementary Students

Calvary Baptist Church paid a special visit to Julius Patrick Elementary Thursday morning.  Every year, members of the congregation receive Read More →

Live Reindeer Visits Alexandria Mall

The holiday season calls for some holiday excitement at the Alexandria Mall.  ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach visited Santa and even Read More →

Law Enforcement Reminds Drivers To Watch for Children During Holidays

Here’s a friendly reminder as you enter the weekend before Christmas.  Students are out of school for a couple of Read More →

Rapides School District Earns “B” on Overall Report Card

The results of high-stakes testing are in and the Rapides School District remains about the same compared with the last Read More →

TREE House Gets New Exhibits

Christmas is a busy time for the TREE House in Alexandria. It’s getting rid of some things, but also getting Read More →

St. Mary’s Residents Enjoy Holiday Party

Children and young adults from Saint Mary’s Training School enjoyed a spectacular holiday party Wednesday afternoon.  This is the 6th Read More →