Category Archives: Community News

Wreath-Laying Ceremony Kicks Off Near City Hall

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The annual wreath-laying ceremony kicks off at Memorial Plaza near City Hall this afternoon. Retired Captain Rick Moran was the Read More →

New Orleans Baskin Robbins Offers Camo Ice Cream

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In New Orleans, ice cream lovers are honoring veterans with something a little strange. Bill Wood invites you to step Read More →

LSUA, Others Plan Special Veterans Day Ceremonies

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Veterans Day kicks off tomorrow and a special observance is planned for LSU of Alexandria. LSU of Alexandria has been Read More →

Elementary Students Honor Veterans Today

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Children at Acadian Elementary honored veterans today, since they don’t have school tomorrow. They gave their thanks for the men Read More →

Tourism Bureau Promotes Fall Events in CenLA

You can look forward to fall events in Central Louisiana. Here’s a sneak peek of what to expect. For more Read More →

Veterans Ceremonies Kick Off at Fort Polk

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There’s a moving reminder of how veterans saved this nation that kicked off at Fort Polk. The traditional ceremony features Read More →

Marksville Elementary Students Commemorate Veterans Day

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Students at Marksville Elementary are commemorating Veterans Day by honoring those who served. These students are remembering some of their Read More →

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 →