Category Archives: Community News

Alexandria City Council Responds to Criticism

The president of the Alexandria City Council responds to criticism from Rapides Police Jurors about the mayor. Chuck Fowler repeated Read More →

Mayor’s Briefing: Developing the Riverfront

Mayor Jacques Roy is nursing a chest infection and could not make his regularly scheduled briefing today. But, staff member, Read More →

Road Work: Traffic Circle to Horseshoe Drive

Horseshoe Dr. – US 71 US 165 – Rapides Parish; LA; Project # H.010349; Control Section 014-06 The Louisiana Department Read More →

LSUA Hosts Annual Job Fair


Today students and alumni had at LSUA an opportunity to impress potential employers at the Annual University Job Fair. Over Read More →

Garden District Meeting Next Week

A meeting for residents of the Alexandria Garden District is slated next week.  It’s designed to advise about upcoming events Read More →

NSU Jazz Orchestra wins Sweepstakes Award at Loyola Jazz Festival


NEW ORLEANS – The Northwestern State University Jazz Orchestra won the Grand Sweepstakes Trophy at the 46th Annual Loyola Jazz Read More →

City of Leesville Issues Boil Advisory

On Tuesday morning, the City of Leesville repaired a water line on Highway 28 due to low water pressure and Read More →

Ag Residence Students at LSU Visit Aquaculture Research Station

LSU students who live and learn in the agriculture residence college participate in tours and field trips to give them Read More →

Kiwanis Sells Pancakes for Children, Communities


A pancake breakfast Tuesday night at the Pineville Community Center will benefit many people throughout the area. This is the Read More →

Wedding Singer Opens This Week

Don’t miss The Wedding Singer at Pineville High! The Wedding Singer takes us back to the 80’s when hair was Read More →