Category Archives: Local Headlines

Buhlow Recreation Walking Trails to Close for Maintenance

The Red River Waterway Commission is temporarily closing walking trails at the Fort Buhlow Recreation Park starting a week from Read More →

Sickle Cell Foundation To Hold Gala Sept 4th

The Sickle Cell Foundation will hold its gala fundraiser on Friday, September 4th. The funds will help maintain programs and Read More →

River Oaks Opens New Exhibits


The River Oaks Square Arts Center had its new exhibit showing Friday. The Arts Center presented pieces from Seth Thibodaux, Read More →

Food Bank Participates in LSUA Student Orientation


The Food Bank of Central Louisiana holds their day of service for the new students of LSUA as part of Read More →

Angelina Iles Announces Candidacy for Rapides Parish Police Jury


Civic  and  community  activist  and  leader  Angelina  Iles  will  be  a  candidate  for  the District  D  seat  on  the  Rapides  Read More →

Wholesale Success Workshop Helps Farmers

The renowned Wholesale Success Workshop made a stop in Alexandria today. Wholesale Success provides operators of produce farms with useful, Read More →

Boyce Libraries Offers Programs to Help Students with Homework


The Boyce branch of the library puts on a back to school open house for parents to introduce new programs Read More →

Food Bank Holds Hunger Action Month

Every September, the Food Bank holds its annual Hunger Action Month. The Food Bank strives to help families in need, Read More →

Open House Held for New Healthy Learning Center


Saint Frances Cabrini Hospital held an open house today for its new Healthy Learning Center.   The goal is to help Read More →

Obama to Visit New Orleans on 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, President Barack Obama will visit the city next week to tour neighborhoods Read More →