Category Archives: Local Headlines

Halloween Event Notices

Alexandria: Friday, October 30th, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Pineville: Friday, October 30th, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Ball: Friday, Read More →

Zoo Animals Given Pumpkins to Play with and Eat

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Now that it’s getting closer to Halloween, the animals at the Zoo receive what is called “Food Enrichment”.  The animals Read More →

Zoo Receives Letter From Family Who Helped Save Cougar Cubs

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Yesterday we told you about two baby cougars rescued in Washington State after their mom was killed in a traffic Read More →

City of Alexandria, CVB to Launch AlexWinterFete

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The City of Alexandria and the Alexandria-Pineville Convention and Visitors Bureau are excited to announce the launch of a brand Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Decorate Pumpkins in “Pumpkin Project”

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Third grade students at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School have what is called a Pumpkin Project. Students decorate their Read More →

Food Bank Awarded $75,000 for Good Food Project

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The Good Food Project, a program of the Food Bank of Central Louisiana, has been awarded the Community Impact Award Read More →

Walmart Hiring 1300 Seasonal Workers in LA

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Wal-Mart is hiring 1,300 seasonal associates in Louisiana for the upcoming holiday season. Starting salaries of at least $9 will Read More →

2 Arrested for Crack After High-Speed Chase

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Two are arrested by Rapides deputies after a high-speed chase resulting in moderate damage to the patrol unit.  Dedrick and Read More →

Community College Hosts Manufacturing Expo

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Many students leave high school without a job plan in mind, but area schools are trying to showcase manufacturing in Read More →

Native American Baskets Donated to NSU Museum

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A collection of Native American baskets is donated to NSU’s Williamson Museum. Doctor Ron Wilkinson of Dallas, shown here on Read More →