Category Archives: News Slider

Critical Audits Reveal Problems with 4H Foundation, Others

dollar sign

Critical audits out of Baton Rouge for government bodies include the Louisiana 4H Foundation. Auditors warn some boards are not Read More →

Hundreds Attend Race for the Cure

raceforthecure1

Hundreds of people attended the annual Race for the Cure in Downtown Alexandria. Some walked or ran while others cheered Read More →

TREE House Adds Exhibit Teaching Kids About Banks

This week the TREE House Children’s Museum will open a new exhibit. It seeks to teach children about banks. The Read More →

Fifth Graders Participate in Forest Awareness Week

forestclass

Some 700 fifth graders from Rapides Parish have been spending all week in the woods. It’s Forest Awareness Week, sponsored Read More →

Downtown Rockers Enjoy Lil Nathan & Zydeco Big Timers

downtownrocks

The final Downtown Rocks of the fall season concludes, avoiding the almost rainy weather, outside on the City Hall steps. Read More →

Coalition of Retired Teachers Hosts Candidate Meet & Greet

candidatemeetandgreet

The Coalition of Retired Teachers meet and greet a slew of candidates. Candidates for a dozen races affecting Central Louisiana Read More →

Senior Citizens Spend Friday Morning at the Fair

seniorsatfair

Friday at the fair is a long tradition for Rapides Parish seniors. These seniors, some who hail from nursing homes, Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Congressional Candidates

xchangeclubforum

With less than a month to go before the election, we get to hear more from candidates in a key Read More →

Parish Fair Offers Inexpensive Food Choices

candyapples

Planning to go out to dinner this weekend? ABC 31 News Reporter Bennett Roland Junior says head to the fair. Read More →

Cassidy Comments on Federal Ebola Response

U.S. Senate Candidate Bill Cassidy is in Central Louisiana today, first in Ferriday and then here in Alexandria, to tour Read More →