Category Archives: Events

Teen Summit at NSU

[ October 25, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University, the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Natchitoches Parish School Board will host a Teen Summit for about 400 youth from throughout Natchitoches Parish on Friday, Oct. 25.

“Teen Summit provides a forum for discussing areas of concern as well as resources available in the schools and community,” said Steve Gruesbeck, director [...]

Second Stage show to open Friday at NSU

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[ October 25, 2013 to October 27, 2013. ] [caption id="attachment_33131" align="aligncenter" width="500"] The cast of “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf” is Clinisha Chandler of New Orleans as the Lady in Blue. Nina Breeland of Ruston as the Lady in Purple, Ne’Ambri Owens of Mansfield as the Lady in Red, Caitlin Douglas of Shreveport as the Lady [...]

Molly Ringwalds performing a Mollyween Bash

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[ October 25, 2013; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] Marksville, LA – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that the amazing 80’s tribute band,  will return for a Spooktacular Mollyween Bash in the Mari Showroom on Friday, October 25 at 8pm. Tickets are $10 and are on sale now.

The Molly Ringwalds, hailed as the world’s greatest 80’s tribute band, will be entertaining Paragon [...]

17th Annual Alexandria Invitational Benefitting the National Kidney Foundation of LA

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[ October 25, 2013; ] Alexandria, Louisiana – On Friday, October 25, 2013 over 150 golfers and supporters will take to the golf course for the 17th Annual Alexandria Invitational benefitting the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana and help raise awareness and funds to support the fight against kidney disease in Alexandria.  The tournament is in a four-man scramble format [...]

Halloween Open Mic Night at LSUA

[ October 25, 2013; ] Halloween Open Mic Night
Friday, October 25 @ 7:00pm
LSUA’s Empty Space Players invite all to bring their scariest, spookiest, creepiest and most blood-curling story, poem song, monologue and share them with the audience.  Participants can also come in costume to get into the Halloween spirit.
The event is free and open to the public.  It promises to [...]

Couponing class to be held Oct. 26

[ October 26, 2013; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES –A Couponing for Beginners class will be offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education Saturday, Oct. 26 from 9 a.m. until noon in the Natchitoches Room in Russell Hall. The fee is $29.

The class will provide participants with information on how to use coupons to substantially cut their grocery bill.

For [...]

6th Annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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[ October 26, 2013; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] The Alexandria Police Department will be hosting the 6th. National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday October 26th. 2013, from 10AM to 2PM, at the Public Safety Complex, located at 1000 Bolton Ave., in Alexandria.

The Drug Enforcement Administration will again coordinate a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcements agencies focused on removing potentially [...]

Appraisal Fair at LA History Museum

[ October 26, 2013; 10:30 am to 2:00 pm. ] The Central Louisiana Cosmopolitan Club along with the Louisiana History Museum will have an appraisal fair at the Museum at 503 Washington Street on Saturday, October 26th at the Museum, downstairs entrance. It will be from 10:30am to 2:00pm.

You may bring an item for a verbal appraisal at $5.00 per item. (No Furniture or large [...]

Cavanaugh Lecture Series featuring Poet Jack Bedell

[ October 26, 2013; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]

ALEXANDRIA, LA –LSU Alexandria, in conjunction with the Rapides Parish Library, is featuring poet Jack Bedell as the second speaker in this fall’s Cavanaugh Lecture series.

Bedell will be reading from his collected works, including his most recent collection of poetry, Bone-Hollow True, at the Westside Regional Library on Saturday, October 26, at 2:00pm.

Bedell has authored [...]

Kiwanis of Vernon 5Kostume Fun Run & Walk

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[ October 26, 2013; ]