Category Archives: Health & Medical

FLOOD IMPACTS LOCAL BLOOD SUPPLY

Alexandria, La. –To maintain a stable blood supply, there is an immediate need for more blood donors. As a result Read More →

State Police, Rapides Regional Host Impaired Driving Mock Trial

Impaired driving among teenagers is becoming an epidemic. The state police and trauma nurses from Rapides Regional Medical Center have Read More →

New name, new hours for Rapides’ urgent care clinics

ALEXANDRIA, La., Feb. 15, 2016 – Rapides Regional Medical Center’s two urgent care clinics are getting a new name and Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for New Location of Alexandria Eye & Laser

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The Chamber Red Coats were up early yesterday morning welcoming Louisiana Eye and Laser to their new location in Pineville. Read More →

Miss America Tours Cabrini NICU

She’s the reigning Miss America, Betty Cantrell of Georgia, and her passion is the Children’s Miracle Network. ABC 31 News’ Read More →

Boil Advisory: Oak Grove Area

Oak Grove Area within the Natchitoches Water Works #1 Distribution System is experiencing low pressure problems with the water supply Read More →

Boil Advisory: City of Natchitoches

The City of Natchitoches, Hwy 1 South, (Bienville Street to Royal Street) Distribution area have experienced a drop in system Read More →

Suicide Survivors Support Group begins at RRMC

ALEXANDRIA, La., Jan. 14 – Five years ago, Rapides Regional Medical Center RN Joyce Toups lost her 22-year-old son Cody Read More →

Abraham Opposes New LA VA Supervisor

5th District Congressman Ralph Abraham is opposing the VA’s choice to head up Louisiana operations. Abraham says Skye McDougall is Read More →

Medicaid Expansion Coming to LA

Governor John Bel Edwards signed Medicaid expansion into law. Louisiana is only the third state in the south to expand Read More →