Category Archives: Community News

Rapides Parish Library Celebrates 50 Years

Yesterday, the Rapides Parish Library celebrated their 50th anniversary. The public was invited to join the staff and administration of Read More →

Winter Festival Idea Approved by Alexandria City Council

The Alexandria City Council approves the first steps in creating a winter festival in December. More discussion about when, what Read More →

News Conference Held on Loitering, Littering in Alexandria

Alexandria Councilman, Roosevelt Johnson held a small news conference about the issues of loitering and littering on the corner of Read More →

Zoo Boo Expected to Bring Large Crowds


It’s time to join the Alexandria Zoo for the biggest Halloween extravaganza in the city, Zoo Boo.  Here’s ABC 31’s Read More →

Local Foods Initiative Celebrates National Food Day


It’s time for fall veggies, and yesterday the farmers market on Jackson Street is honored for National Food Day. The Read More →

Piano Competition Held This Week

The Louisiana International Piano Competition is being held this week at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Maestro Joshua Zona of Read More →

CVB Launches New Program: Shop Here Cenla


The Alexandria/ Pineville Convention and Visitors Bureau launches its newest project “Shop Here Cenla”. The campaign’s main objectives are to Read More →

“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” Exhibit Open Through November

It’s art that can make any meal look good. A brand new art exhibit was unveiled this morning at River Read More →

Fall Artwalk Takes Over Downtown Alexandria

The Arts Council of Central Louisiana is taking over the streets of Downtown Alexandria with Fall Artwalk. ABC 31’s Bennett Read More →

Deep Fried Treats A Huge Draw to Fair


As we know it is carnival season and one thing that people go for besides the rides is the savory Read More →

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