Category Archives: Local Headlines

Ribbon-Cutting Held for ACE on Jackson St.

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony kicks off over the weekend to help people get in shape for the holidays. It’s ACE, a Read More →

Shoeboxes Being Collected This Week for Operation Christmas Child

This is the week for collection of shoeboxes to benefit Operation Christmas Child. Kingsville Baptist Church is spearheading this ministry, Read More →

Legislative Auditor Finds Problems with CLTCC

The legislative auditor says there are financial problems with the Central Louisiana Technical Community College. The 2013 audit of the Read More →

Over 100k LA Residents Have Health Insurance Under ACA

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More than 100,000 Louisiana residents now have health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. The open enrollment period started Saturday Read More →

Man Arrested in Connection to Attempted Armed Robbery

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Alexandria police arrest 21-year-old Demetric Smith in connection to an attempted robbery last week. Police say Smith and 27-year-old Marchawn Read More →

Chris Roy Jr Endorses Hazel for DA

District Attorney candidate Chris Hazel is endorsed by a former state representative. Chris Roy Junior says candidate Hazel has integrity Read More →

Trollies Bring Junior League Members to Zoo, TREE House, AMOA

The Alexandria trollies rolled last night for Junior League members. It carried them to the Alexandria Zoo where workers are Read More →

LSUA Presents “Doubt: A Parable”

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The LSUA Empty Space Players present “Doubt: A Parable”, which opens tomorrow night at the Gwartney Theatre located inside Mulder Read More →

Concert Tomorrow Night Benefits Food Bank

A concert will be held tomorrow night to benefit the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. It features the Red River Read More →

AMOA Shows Hospice Exhibit

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An unusual exhibit is up at the Alexandria Museum of Art all month. It’s called the Art of Hospice and Read More →