Category Archives: Community News

Downtown Rocks Began Over Weekend


It’s that time again. Every spring and fall outdoor concerts are held on the steps of City Hall in Alexandria Read More →

Avoyelles Parish Offers Many Chances for Egg Knocking

Easter is right around the corner and if you’re near Avoyelles parish you can certainly see why they are the Read More →

Blue Cliff College Celebrates Grand Re-Opening


Blue Cliff College celebrated their grand re-opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony over the weekend. The celebration was held with its Read More →

Weekend Easter Egg Hunt a Huge Success


People say this last weekend’s turnout for the first annual Easter egg hunt in City Park was egg-cellent! Nearly seven Read More →

Run-Offs in Outlying CenLA Parishes Decided Over Weekend

A handful of run-offs and propositions in outlying Central Louisiana parishes have been decided. Elections were held Saturday. The new Read More →

State Judge Throws Out Common Core Lawsuit


Educators say common core is legal. A Baton Rouge State District Judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by the Read More →

Vidalia Flea Market Open on Saturdays

Come on down to the Vidalia Landing Flea Market open on Saturdays from 8am-6pm at the Vidalia Amphitheater and river Read More →

Cultural Exchange Services Seeks Host Families for Exchange Students

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) is seeking local families interested in hosting international high school students, ages 15-18, from Europe, Read More →

First Tee Program Visits Alma Redwine

Representatives of the First Tee Program were at Alma Redwine New Vision Academy. They held a session this morning to Read More →

LSUA, LSUE to Pool Resources

Two local branches of LSU sign an agreement that will provide benefits for students here and in Eunice. School officials Read More →