[ March 21, 2014; ] MARKSVILLE, LA – Officials from Paragon Casino Resort are proud to announce that country music legend Ronnie Milsap will be performing on Friday, March 21 at 8 p.m. in the Mari Showroom. Tickets are currently on sale.
A native of Robbinsville, North Carolina, Milsap was born with a congenital disorder that left him completely blind. He [...]
[ February 19, 2014 to February 23, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES — Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will present the musical “Hairspray” Feb. 19-23 in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 19-22 with a 2 p.m. matinee on Feb. 23.
Tickets are $15 and $12 for senior citizens 65 and over and children 12 and under. Northwestern State, BPCC@NSU and Louisiana [...]
[ February 16, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – One of the biggest concerns about going to college is how to pay for it. As a result, LSU of Alexandria is helping parents and students navigate the financial aid waters with College Goal Sunday.
The program’s goal is to help parents and students complete the first step of the financial aid process [...]
[ February 13, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – A course on grant writing will offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Thursday, Feb. 13.
“Beyond Basics: Grant Writing to Capture Funding” is designed to train current and aspiring grant writers in the most critical strategy and writing skills needed to win grants. Beginning with guidance in how [...]
[ February 14, 2014 to February 15, 2014. ] Alexandria Senior High will be performing “Almost Maine” Friday night Feb. 14th at 7:00 and Saturday night, Feb. 15th at 7:00. The show features students from the ASH Theatre Arts program and deals with love and relationships. It’s a great play to go see at Valentine’s! Tickets are $10 at the door.
[ February 8, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] There’s a rare opportunity to see never-before-shown works of the late Clementine Hunter in Natchitoches tomorrow.
Hunter is one of the nation’s most famous primitive painters and one of the most well known Louisiana artists. She lived and worked at Melrose, just outside Natchitoches, for decades.
Tomorrow the Association for the Preservation of Historic Natchitoches presents, Clementine [...]
[ February 25, 2014; 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. ] LSUA Spring 2014 Open House
Tuesday, February 25
To register, please visit www.lsua.edu/admissions
Call 473-6417 for more information
Meet with academic departments and learn all about LSUA!
[ February 16, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] College Grad Sunday FAFSA Workshop
Sunday, February 16, 2:00pm-4:00pm in the Brumfield Caffey Annex Ballroom at LSUA
Free help from financial aid professionals to assist in completing the online FAFSA and answer other aid questions
Please bring I.D. and tax forms
Call 318-473-6417 with questions and to RSVP
Open to all college-bound students and their families
More information can be downloaded [...]
[ February 11, 2014; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] Alexandria tax professionals from H&R Block will share health care and tax advice with the community at a tax talk on Tuesday, Feb. 11th from 1pm to 2pm at the Community Center located at 315 Bolton Avenue in Alexandria.
The event will include refreshments and a chance to win some great prizes. For more information call [...]
[ February 22, 2014; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – LSU of Alexandria is hosting the Louisiana Region IV Science and Engineering Fair on Saturday, February 22 at the Emergency Shelter Building next to the LSUA campus.
More than 200 students in grades 5-12 from a nine parish area will compete at the regional level. The students will be broken into two divisions [...]