Category Archives: Community News

CLTCC Chancellor Leaving for a Job in Baton Rouge

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Chancellor Rodney Ellis of the Central Louisiana Community Technical College is leaving. His departure will send him to a post Read More →

2 Malayan Tiger Cubs Born at Alexandria Zoo

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It’s a boy, actually two of them. That’s the big announcement this morning at the Alexandria Zoo. Two Malayan tiger Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for Murphy USA

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How low can gas prices go? That was the big topic during today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for Murphy USA. The Chamber Read More →

Common Core Meeting To be Held in Jena

A town-hall meeting about common core will be held Monday night in Jena. State Representative Terry Brown will moderate the Read More →

Courthouse Bids Farewell to 2 District Judges

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The courthouse crowd and friends today bid a fond farewell to 2 retiring judges on the 9th judicial district bench Read More →

Street Closures for Natchitoches Christmas Festival

NATCHITOCHES – The Natchitoches Christmas Festival Committee and City of Natchitoches would like to remind festival goers of the following Read More →

Garden District Contest Underway

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A Christmas contest in the Garden District is under way. Homeowners have been busy all weekend hanging their wreaths and Read More →

AMOA Wraps Up Holiday Art Camp

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Children will be out of school all week and the Alexandria Museum of Art concludes a holiday art camp for Read More →

Virtual School Principal Talks to Rotary

Have you ever heard of a virtual school? If not, there’s one located right here in Rapides Parish and Principal Read More →

Feed the Hungry Program Offered on Thanksgiving Day

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If you’re down on your luck this season, the Annual Feed the Hungry Program will be going on Thanksgiving Day. Read More →