Category Archives: Community News

Heart Walk Volunteers Rally for Luncheon

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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and today volunteers in the forefront of the Read More →

Spectral Sisters Present One-Act Plays

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A series of one-act plays by local writers is now on stage at the Hearn in Downtown Alexandria, sponsored by Read More →

Community Invited to “Remembrance of the Night of the Broken Glass”

The Alexandria community is invited to the downtown cathedral at 2 o’clock on Sunday afternoon for the Remembrance of the Read More →

2015 Mardi Gras Poster Winner Announced

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Members of the Alexandria Mardi Gras Association are showing off a little swag. These include a poster, collectible medallion, and Read More →

Flower Show Theme: Nature’s Gift at Harvest Time

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A spectacular flower show will be on display tomorrow afternoon in Lecompte. This year’s standard flower show ‘s them is Read More →

2015 Broadcast Scholarship Program

The Louisiana Association of Broadcasters has increased its scholarship offering to a total of $10,000 this year. Applications will be Read More →

Spectral Sisters to Present One-Act Play Festival

Experimental and aspiring playwrights around Central Louisiana are staging a one-act play festival that kicks off tomorrow. The Spectral Sisters Read More →

Standard Flower Show to be Held in Lecompte

A spectacular flower show will be on display tomorrow afternoon in Lecompte.  It’s a standard flower show at the Historic Read More →

Boy Scouts Remind Residents to Fill Paper Bags for Needy

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The local boy scouts and the Louisiana Purchase Council are reminding you to fill those bags left on your doorsteps Read More →

Activist Says Eating Local is Easier Than You Think

You hear a lot these days about eating local. And, activist John Cotton Dean says it’s easier to do than Read More →