Category Archives: Community News

Police Jury Meets Over Coliseum Parking Issues

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The Rapides Parish Police Jury meets to iron out problems with efforts to carry out renovations at the Rapides Coliseum. Read More →

Buckeye Graduate Receives Leadership Award

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The State Youth Leadership Award was presented to a Buckeye High Graduate at the Police Jury meeting today. Logan James Read More →

Zoo Camp Teaches Children to Respect Animals

Each summer the Alexandria Zoo becomes a classroom. As Bennett Roland Junior reports, it’s Summer Safari for children of all Read More →

Boy Scouts Attend Space-Themed Day Camp

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There may be some future astronauts in these area cub scouts. They are spending most of the week in a Read More →

Genealogy Museum Hosts Day Camp

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A day camp is underway at the local genealogy museum. These day campers are learning about the past, specifically their Read More →

Pineville Marshal Dies from Crash Injuries

Pineville City and Ward Marshal Larry Jeane has died. He was 68 years old. He died from injuries sustained in Read More →

NSU Band to Perform at St. Patty’s Parade in Ireland

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The Spirit of Northwestern Marching Band has been booked in the Dublin Ireland Saint Patrick‚Äôs Festival Parade in March 2015. Read More →

Police Jury, City at Odds Over Coliseum Renovations

The Coliseum Authority is facing a political fight with the city of Alexandria. The two are at odds over renovations Read More →

Pediatric Day Care Center Opens for Children with Special Needs

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There’s a celebration today for pediatric health choice. This is a Florida-based service, which provides day care for children with Read More →

Libertarian Candidate for Senate Visits Alexandria

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There’s a Libertarian candidate in the race for the U.S. Senate. He’s Brannon McMorris, who has been campaigning in Alexandria. Read More →