Category Archives: Community News

$250k+ Project Approved for Avoyelles Parish

The State Bond Commission approves nearly $280k for a project in Avoyelles parish. Most of the funds will be used Read More →

Mayor Roy Discusses Fulton Plan at Weekly Briefing

The City of Alexandria has been trying to decide what to do with the Fulton Hotel for the last decade. Read More →

LSUA Admission Requirements Change

The Board of Regents changed the requirements to get into LSUA. Shelly Kieffer explains those changes. Also new at LSUA Read More →

Local Church Celebrates 150th Birthday

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The congregation at Newman United Methodist says the church has an interesting and rich history. The church was built in Read More →

Paragon Chef Shows Off Skills

Chef James Shields is the newest cook at the Paragon Casino and Resort and he says he can’t wait to Read More →

Kiwanis Honors Teacher of the Year

The Kiwanis of Alexandria honored the teacher of the year. April Durand of Oak Hill High School received the award. Read More →

Coliseum Renovations Aim to Bring Athletic Events to Cenla

The renovations at the coliseum aims to bring more events and revenue to Central Louisiana. One specific way of doing Read More →

6 Cenla Educators Finalists for Statewide Awards

Six educators from Central Louisiana are finalists for Teacher and Principal of the Year. Teacher finalists are Jennifer Jeffers, Concordia Read More →

Local Credit Union Raises Money for Veterans

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Pelican State Credit Union gave out free jambalaya to its members today. It’s one of the perks of being a Read More →

Karate Camp Teaches Martial Arts Basics

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Karate Kicks Kids Camp is going on this week at Karate Kicks, Karate and Jiu Jitsu. The camp focuses on Read More →