Category Archives: Community News

Prompt Succor Students Decorate Pumpkins in “Pumpkin Project”

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Third grade students at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School have what is called a Pumpkin Project. Students decorate their Read More →

Food Bank Awarded $75,000 for Good Food Project

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The Good Food Project, a program of the Food Bank of Central Louisiana, has been awarded the Community Impact Award Read More →

Main Library closing for renovations

The Rapides Parish Main Library will close, November 2, 2015 for renovations. (Alexandria, LA)- The Rapides Parish Main Library, located Read More →

Community College Hosts Manufacturing Expo

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Many students leave high school without a job plan in mind, but area schools are trying to showcase manufacturing in Read More →

Lecompte Garden Club Plants Pink Flowers for Breast Cancer

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Members of the Lecompte Garden Club met early this morning to refurbish the Beauty of Life Garden in support of Read More →

Thousands Participate in Race for the Cure

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The weather was gloomy this weekend but that didn’t stop thousands from making their way downtown to Race for the Read More →

Coats for Kids Drive In Full Swing

For years KLAX has done a Coats for Kids drive to outfit local kids with coats who otherwise wouldn’t have Read More →

Pineville Jr. High Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

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This week, Pineville Junior High School celebrates Red Ribbon Week. The school plans different events to stress the importance of Read More →

Boyce Recreation Area temporarily closed for maintenance

The Red River Waterway Commission will temporarily close the Boyce Recreation Area beginning Wednesday, October 28th for restriping of the Read More →

NSU Theatre and Dance preparing outdoor version of “As You Like It”

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will perform Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” Nov. 5 – 7 and Read More →