Category Archives: Community News

New Healthy Behaviors Program Grant Available

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The Rapides Foundation has released its new Healthy Behaviors Program Grant. Through this grant opportunity, the Foundation seeks to prevent Read More →

Boyce Homeowners Get Reduced Fire Insurance Rates

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon says Boyce homeowners will get a break on their fire-insurance rates starting next month. The Read More →

Abendmusik to Feature “A Night of Favorites”

The Artists Chamber of Alexandria presents the next installment of Abendmusik. The group will perform at the Kress Theater. The Read More →

Fort Polk Listening Session to Be Held Tomorrow

A listening session to keep troops at Fort Polk will be held tomorrow in Leesville and also at Alexandria City Read More →

Foodapalooza Teaches Community About Local Foods

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The 3rd Annual Foodapalooza is going on today and tomorrow and is a free opportunity for people to learn about Read More →

Students Attend Spring Leadership Conference

Future health professionals have their opportunity to get hands-on experience this weekend. Several hundred students from across the state are Read More →

Special Ed Center Participates in Talent Show

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Students and teachers participated in the first annual talent show at the Special Education Center this afternoon. From dancing to Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for Johnny Downs Complex

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A ribbon cutting ceremony for five new practice fields took place at Johnny Downs Complex this morning. The practice fields Read More →

APD Officer Named Officer of the Year

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An Alexandria police officer is named the State Highway Safety Commission’s DWI officer of the year for the fourth time Read More →

Middle School Students Attend Annual Black History Program

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Students at Arthur F Smith Middle Magnet School held their annual black history program hosted by ABC’s own Bennett Roland Read More →