Category Archives: Health & Medical

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 →

Auxiliary Service Members, Chick-fil-a Bring Gifts to Patients at Rapides Regional

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Auxiliary Service Members and Chick-fil-a teamed up Friday morning to bring some Christmas joy to the patients in the Rapides Read More →

Holiday Open House Aims to Increase Blood Donations

A holiday open house is scheduled by LifeShare Blood Center continues today until 5pm.  Donations tend to drop during holidays, Read More →

LSUA, LC Teams Compete in Blood Drive

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LSUA and the Louisiana College baseball and softball teams are in a friendly competition to donate blood at the Alexandria Read More →

Candlelight Service Held in Honor of World AIDS Day

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To commemorate World AIDS Day, CLASS invited the public to attend a memorial service last night at its office on 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 →