Category Archives: Community News

Parents Gather to Promote Breastfeeding in Public

Source: Derron Daquano/WAFB

Yesterday was Breastfeeding Law Awareness Day. Baton Rouge Mayor Kip Holden recognizes the tribute to nursing moms on August 10th Read More →

School Starts This Week in Central LA

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After nearly three months of summer vacation, the school bells in Rapides parish rang yesterday morning and children across the Read More →

Rayne Teachers Visit Students at Home

In Rayne, some teachers are doing something unique to prepare for the beginning of the new school year.  Each year, Read More →

Parents Crowd Local Stores to Stock Up on School Supplies

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Parents can now save big with the tax-free weekend before sending their kids back to school. As ABC 31’s Taylor Read More →

Zoo Celebrates Visitor Appreciation Day

The Alexandria Zoo is gearing up to say thank you to the visitors that continually support their efforts. The event Read More →

Funktoberfest to Feature Music, Specialty Beers

Spirits Food and Friends will have something interesting coming to town. Owner Lee Gwinn of Spirits Food and Friends in Read More →

Renegade Harley Aims to Help Local Non-Profits

Renegade Harley Davidson is reaching out to the community and lending a hand to non-profit organizations. Here is Brandi Wills Read More →

Parents Expected to Buy School Supplies During Tax-Free Weekend

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School starts Monday in Rapides parish and this weekend stores will be able to offer state-tax-free sales. ABC 31 News Read More →

Natchez Fall Pilgrimage Runs Through Oct 12

You can travel back in regional history at the Natchez Fall Pilgrimage next month. Just little more than an hour Read More →

School Starts Monday in Rapides Parish

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School starts Monday for public schools in Rapides parish. Open houses are underway to provide families with opportunities to meet Read More →