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Soul singer Percy Sledge Dies

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Soul singer Percy Sledge has died. Sledge, who was best known for his hit song “When a Man Loves a Read More →

Special Ed center hosts art event

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Students at the Special Education Center are having a two day “Zot Arts Event”, which features adaptive artist Dwayne Zot. Read More →

Strawberry Fest provides venue for non-profits

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The 44th annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival was this past weekend. It’s the second largest festival in the state and organizers Read More →

Chamber Luncheon Focuses on Cenla Homeless Coalition

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The Chambers’ monthly strategic luncheon was held at Convention Hall today. Organizers focused on the current efforts of the Central Read More →

State Legislature Begins Fiscal Session

The state legislature is back in session. Lawmakers came together at noon today for the fiscal session. They say they Read More →

LA Dad invites you to “paint ’em blue for autism”

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Brian Batey is a 48-year-old engineer and father of two who grew up in rural Louisiana. He isn’t the kind Read More →

Event Aims to Teach Community How to Save Lives

You can learn to be a bystander hero Saturday at the Riverfront Center. Start a Heart Cenla gives people the Read More →

Lawmakers Considering Raising Gas Tax

When lawmakers meet in Baton Rouge on Monday, they will discuss a proposal to increase the state’s gasoline tax. As Read More →

CMN Kicks Off Telethon Season with Breakfast

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The Children’s Miracle Network is preparing for its annual telethon, starting with a kick-off breakfast today at the Cabrini Mediplex. Read More →

Library Hosts Legal Advice Clinic

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The Rapides Parish Main Library hosted a free legal advice clinic today. Local volunteer lawyers were available to help with Read More →