Category Archives: Local Headlines

Eight Local Arts Organizations Receive Martin Grant

Alexandria, LA – Eight non-profit Arts organizations in Central Louisiana have been awarded funding from the 2015 Martin Foundation Grant.  Read More →

Natchitoches Jazz Festival Kicks Off Today

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The 20th Annual Natchitoches Jazz and R&B Festival is being held this weekend in Louisiana’s oldest city. Organizers changed the Read More →

Rapides Regional Hosts First Farmer’s Market

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Rapides Regional Medical Center hosted its first-ever farmers market inside the Women’s and Children’s Hospital at Soup N’ Such today. Read More →

NSU Alumni Meet at Tunks

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Local NSU alumni met at Tunks last night for a social gathering that included boiled crawfish and fried catfish. Athletic Read More →

City Park Players Present “Love Letters”

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The City Park Players will have a second showing of the play Love Letters at the Hearn Stage on April Read More →

Music Lovers Mourn Loss of Soul Singer

Music lovers are mourning the loss of soul-singer Percy Sledge. He died yesterday morning and tonight ABC’s Alexa Vogue of Read More →

Butterfly Release Today Symbolizes Organ Donors

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A butterfly release took place at Rapides Regional today to symbolize the memory of loved ones who were donor heroes. Read More →

Winn Parish Man Arrested for Stealing Power Lines

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Grant deputies arrest a Winn parish man for stealing power lines. Authorities arrested 29-year-old Michael Stroud of Atlanta Louisiana. They Read More →

Local Attorney Endorses Hillary Clinton

A well-known criminal attorney from Alexandria is endorsing Hillary Clinton for president.  Today, Mike Small discussed the democratic candidate’s campaign Read More →

Menard Prepares for 16th Theatre Production

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The show must go on… That’s what the Menard High School Theatre Department said as they traded in their spring Read More →