Category Archives: Health & Medical

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 →

Think Pink and Show Your Support

Spa La Vie at Paragon Casino Resort will be holding a special month-long promotion in October to raise funds and Read More →

Local Church To Host Health Fair

Shiloh Baptist Church is having its first ever Community Health Fair. Agencies and services expected to be there include hospitals, Read More →

Rapides Hospital to Display Sculpture Made by Special Needs Children

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River Oaks is presenting a sculpture made by special needs children to the Rapides Women’s and Children’s Hospital. The ceramic Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Raise Money for CMN

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Students at Our Lady of Prompt Succor participated in an out-of-uniform fundraiser for The Children’s Miracle Network by donating a Read More →