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Chas Roemer Speaks in Favor of Common Core

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The sometimes-embattled president of the State Board of Education, known as BESE, was a speaker today for the North Rapides Read More →

Jewish Temple Celebrates 155 Years

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The Jewish Temple of Alexandria celebrates over the weekend. The historic congregation is now 155 years old. A plaque was Read More →

Bunkie Elementary Creates Awareness for Sickle Cell Anemia

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Bunkie Elementary School students today are involved in an awareness program for sickle cell anemia and volunteers from the Pineville Read More →

Electricians Still Working to Repair Courthouse Electricity

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Electricians are working through the weekend to repair a malfunction that darkened the Federal Courthouse in Alexandria and interrupted the Read More →

Town Hall Held to Discuss Health Care in LA

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A town hall meeting is held about health care. State Representative Lance harries took questions and provided experts to answer Read More →

New NSU President to be Announced Tuesday

The new president of Northwestern State University will be announced Tuesday afternoon at 2 at a news conference in the Read More →

Janet Dixon Says Ethics Charges Are False

Rapides Parish School Board President Janet Dixon denied any wrongful actions in connection with the hiring of the current school Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Candidates for DA

Long-time district attorney in Rapides Parish James Downs is retiring and 3 local attorneys are seeking that seat on November Read More →

Officer Cleared of Wrongdoing in Shooting of Man with Sword

A Pineville police officer is cleared of any wrongdoing in a deathly shooting of a man who charged him with Read More →

Sanders Trial Disrupted Due to Electrical Problems

The penalty phase of the Thomas Steven Sanders case in Alexandria Federal Court is disrupted and in recess until Monday. Read More →