Category Archives: Community News

Group Receives Grant to Develop Fulton

A seven and a half million-dollar federal loan guarantee is being awarded to Southern Hospitality Group to develop the Fulton Read More →

Band with Local Connections to Perform on Kimmel


A Grammy-winning, Christian rock band with Central Louisiana connections will be on Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight. They’re called For King Read More →

Strother funeral takes place at Riverfront center


Funeral arrangements for Chief Warrant Officer Four David Strother take place at the Riverfront Center today. Strother was involved in Read More →

Law enforcement personnel receive service awards


Louisiana continues a six-year decline in crash deaths. As a result state officials presented recognition awards to law enforcement officers, Read More →

Body of Deceased Soldier is Returned Home Today


The body of Chief Warrant Officer Four, George David Strother comes home today.  The 44-year-old died two weeks ago in Read More →

Scholarship Being Set Up for CLTCC Students

Usually scholarships are awarded to four-year students at colleges and universities. But, an area attorney, Brian Caubarreaux, is setting up Read More →

Combat hospital deploys to middle east


Fort Polk’s 115th Combat Support Hospital deploys to the Middle East. This hospital traces its history back to the First Read More →

RPSO Warns of “Gypsy Pavers”

The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office wants to warn the public of scammers in the area who are pretending to be Read More →

Funeral Arrangements to Be Held Thursday for Deceased Soldier


Funeral arrangements for Chief Warrant Officer George David Strother will be Thursday at the Alexandria Riverfront Center. The official arrival Read More →

Alexandria Puts Up New Bike Racks


There are eleven new bike racks thanks to the city. In a continuing effort to make it easier for bikers Read More →