Category Archives: Local Headlines

CVB Launches “Play Here Cenla”

It’s called “Play Here Cenla”, the new campaign launched by the Alexandria-Pineville CVB.  The CVB held a press conference yesterday Read More →

Cenla Citizens Unite Amidst Tragedy

With so much conflict and unrest unfolding around us, the citizens of Central Louisiana have shown there’s power in unity. Read More →

Local Businessman Might Run for PSC

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An Alexandria businessman says he’s seriously considering a run at the Public Service Commission seat now held by Clyde Holloway. Read More →

Grant Program Increases Number of Local Nurse Practitioners

A grant program that offers stipends to nursing school graduate students who commit to work in Cenla for 2 years Read More →

NSU Hosts Robotics Camp

Kids ages 7 to 12 get the chance to be college students this week as they participate in a robotics Read More →

Complaint Filed Regarding Old Weiss & Goldring Building Downtown

A complaint is filed in Downtown Alexandria about the old Weiss and Goldring building. Alexandria Attorney Mike Tudor is asking Read More →

APD Searches for Suspect in Bank Robbery

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Abraham leads efforts to honor Acadiana WWII hero

Lt. Joseph Verbis Lafleur, an Army chaplain who sacrificed his life in World War II.

(Press Release) WASHINGTON – Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, is leading the effort in the U.S. House of Representatives to bring long Read More →

Local Watermelons Now Available in Washington Parish

The summertime heat is upon us, and one way to cool off is with a cool, sweet watermelon. Washington Parish Read More →

TREE House Hosts “Reach for the Beach” Camp

Kids are in for a treat this week at the TREE House Children’s Museum as they participate in the “Reach Read More →