Category Archives: Community News

JRTC and Fort Polk announces NCO, Soldier of Year

Cpl. Boguslaw Sakhan (left) is the Non-commissioned Officer of the Year and Pfc. Collin Morgan is the Soldier of the Year for 2016 at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk. Both Soldiers are from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division.

JRTC and Fort Polk announces NCO, Soldier of Year By JEAN DUBIEL Guardian staff writer FORT POLK, La. –– What Read More →

Sheriff Hilton Takes Oath for Sixth Term

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Press Release – In a private ceremony held in his office this morning, William Earl Hilton was sworn in as Read More →

VPSO Thanks Community for Condolences after passing of K9 Kaiser

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Sheriff Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the citizens of Vernon Parish and numerous Law Read More →

Angola Penitentiary Refurbishes Bikes for Kids

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The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office made a trip to the State Penitentiary at Angola with two trailer loads of bicycles.  Read More →

CMN Sidewalk Sale Donations

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Pediatric Therapy Center, located in the Mediplex building, will be accepting donations of items to be included in a Sidewalk Read More →

Fireworks Over Buhlow

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Save the date!  “Fireworks over Buhlow” is returning after a four year absence.  Gates open at 4:30 pm on Sunday, Read More →

Summer Reading Program Theme: Olympic Challenge

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The Rapides Parish Main Library kicked off its summer reading program yesterday afternoon with the Olympic Challenge. It’s designed to show Read More →

Award-Winning Author Speaks at Rotary

Michael H. Rubin was the guest speaker at yesterday’s Rotary meeting. Rubin spoke on his award-winning novel “The Cottoncrest Curse” Read More →

Food Bank, Cabrini Partner Up to Feed Kids

The Food Bank of Central Louisiana has teamed with St. Frances Cabrini for the 2016 “Healthy Over Hungry” Cereal Drive. Read More →

The Central Louisiana Community Foundation is accepting 2016 Community Impact Award submissions

The Central Louisiana Community Foundation announces it is now accepting applications for its 2016 Community Impact Award. This year’s winner Read More →