Category Archives: Community News

Solomon Northup Family Visits Central LA

The family of Solomon Northup, the main character in the award-winning movie “12 Years a Slave”, is in Central Louisiana. Read More →

U.S. Army Field Band Plays for Bolton High Students

The U.S. Army Field Band plays for students at Bolton High today. These soldiers who also play instruments consider themselves Read More →

New Red River Bridge Named Curtis-Coleman Bridge

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The new bridge over the Red River is now named the Curtis-Coleman Bridge. Officials say construction is expected to last Read More →

Heart Walk Kick Off Next Week

The kick-off for the American Heart Association’s walk is next week from noon to one at Calvary Baptist in Alexandria. Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Dress Up for All Saints Day

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Tomorrow is All Saints Day. It’s a time for families to remember their loved ones who are no longer with Read More →

Pancake Breakfast Held to Raise Money for Children’s Toys

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Have a Halloween breakfast for Christmas. That was the spirit early this morning for a pancake breakfast sponsored by the Read More →

City of Leesville yard waste schedule

LEESVILLE–City residents are reminded that yard waste, including grass cuttings, weeds, small tree limbs and twigs will be collected weekly Read More →

Get it Growing: Fall Plants

Fall means different colors on trees and plants throughout Louisiana. But if you’re looking for more color, you can do Read More →

Rapides Symphony to Host Fall Concert

The fall concert for the Rapides Symphony is Saturday night at 7:30pm at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. It features Read More →

Local American Heart Assoc. Honors Forward-Thinking Children

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Ladies from the American Heart Association local chapter honor some forward-thinking children today. They’re members of the Circle of Red, Read More →