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  1. What's Happening in Cenla educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Town Talk

    ... Folk Festival. Other top finishers were, from left, Jeffrey Boone of Angie in second, Ronald Pace of Alexandria in third and Jovalyn Johnson of Alexandria in fourth. Louisiana State University of Alexandria last week announced the re-establishment ...

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  2. Alexandria pilot remembered on anniversary ofaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Town Talk

    Alexandria pilot remembered on anniversary of death 'Runaway U-2' crashed 50 years ago Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: On July 28, 1966, Capt. Robert Hickman took off from Barksdale Air Force Base in a U-2 spy plane.

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  3. Local home joins National Register of Historic PlacesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Washington Times

    ... the home on the National Register would be a tribute to members of the Gaiennie family. While growing up in Alexandria, she often visited the house to see the Gaiennies, including spending the night sometimes. When Fuhrer received the certificate ...

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  4. Dad who missed wedding 35 years ago walks daughter down the aisle in Marietta 're-do'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Marietta, walk down the wedding aisle at Brookdale Senior Living. Photo by Hannah Kittle Scott Atkinson, 64, of Alexandria, La., plays the violin and his sister Tanya Matsuda, 59, of Columbus, plays the piano to help fulfill their father's wish of ...

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  5. Natchitoches man sentenced to prison for methamphetamine, firearm possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... agents conducted a controlled buy of methamphetamine using a confidential informant on August 18, 2015, in Alexandria. After his arrest, Anderson's residence was searched, and agents found more than 500 grams of methamphetamine, a loaded Ruger 9 mm ... 4 comments

  6. Looking to jazz up your kitchen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Town Talk

    ... process can take as little as a week and the actual install can happen in a day, McCully said. At Home Depot in Alexandria it's called a "measure" and costs the same. The Cenla store usually does measures on Wednesdays, designer Kendall Samuel said, ...

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  7. Mansion Row could return in some fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Town Talk

    ... the idea behind historic preservation and revitalization, local expert Paul Smith said. He's seen it happen in Alexandria's Garden District and downtown. And others join him in hoping to see it come to Florence Avenue, once home to "Mansion Row." ...

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  8. Roads to reopen after Alexandria chlorine leak containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Town Talk

    UPDATE: The Alexandria Police Department said the chlorine leak was contained at 5:50 p.m. All roads are expected to reopen soon. Roads to reopen after Alexandria chlorine leak contained UPDATE: The Alexandria Police Department said the chlorine leak was contained at 5:50 p.m. All roads are expected to reopen soon.

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  9. Selas defense seeks more info on mysterious callRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The News-Star

    ... marshals at his home in Bonita, California, and has been behind bars since then. His attorneys, Mike Small, of Alexandria, and Marc Carlos, of San Diego, filed the objection on Monday after Rapides Parish Assistant District Attorney Brian Mosley's ...

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  10. Homeless man accused in Alexandria vehicleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Town Talk

    A lawn service employee allegedly took cash from a woman's vehicle on Friday, according to the Alexandria Police Department. Homeless man accused in Alexandria vehicle burglary A lawn service employee allegedly took cash from a woman's vehicle on Friday, according to the Alexandria Police Department.

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  11. Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel To Open In Alexandria, LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Hospitality Net

    The 96-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Alexandria, Louisiana is scheduled to open this Monday, July 18, 2016 with its smart, inventive public space and guest room design, and its bright and inviting dA cor. Located at 2830 South MacArthur Drive, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Alexandria will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Royal Lodging, LLC of Alexandria, Louisiana.

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  12. See who was arrested July 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Daily World

    See who was arrested July 15 Police brief, July 15 Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Brandon Lemone Ivory, 31, 801 Lafitte Drive, Alexandria, possession of schedule I drugs, possession of schedule II drugs with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute legend drug without prescription. Christopher Tyrone Bryant, 24, 2509 Culpepper Road, Number 47, Alexandria, hold for deputies, following too close, unlicensed driver, possession of schedule I drugs, possession of schedule II drugs with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute a legend drug without prescription.

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  13. AMoA Family Ceramics ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Town Talk

    Family ceramics class held Saturday at the Alexandria Museum of Art in downtown Alexandria. AMoA educator Cindy Cooper Blair instructed participants on making ceramic creature shakers inspired by the work of artist WangLing Chou who has pieces in the Friends and Faculty exhibit at the museum.

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  14. Central Louisiana port in Alexandria gets $1.4M grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The U.S. Commerce Department has awarded a $1.4 million grant to the Central Louisiana Regional Port in Alexandria to upgrade transportation and transit infrastructure. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker said in a news release Friday that the investment will help increase the port's capacity to handle the needs of local industry and facilitate global trade.

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  15. Alexandria native beats the odds, makes his dreams a realityRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Washington Times

    ... to live his life to the fullest and follow his dreams . so he became a professional bodybuilder. He grew up in Alexandria, Louisiana, and even though he currently lives in Houston, he attributes his strength and passion to the close relationship he ...

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  16. Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel Opens in Alexandria, LARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Hotel Business

    These are shortcuts to your favorite social networking and bookmark sites. Add this story to your Facebook page, del.icio.us, DiggIt, and many others! ALEXANDRIA, LA The 96-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott is scheduled to open here today.

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  17. Joe Nichols replaces Craig Morgan as Jackson County Fair openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | KOBI NBC5

    ... a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from the University of Oregon. Before joining NBC5 News, Matt spent a year in Alexandria, Louisiana as a reporter and anchor for KALB News. Matt was also a production assistant at KEZI 9 News in Eugene and an intern ...

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  18. Afternoon Storms ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... southeast. If they hold together, we could see areas of storms into the evening hours over the far inland areas. Alexandria to Natchez would see the best chance for these late evening storms. Over the next few days, an upper trough will move ...

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  19. Pearson Medical Technologies and XchangeLabs to Exhibit at RBC Cardinal 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | 24-7 Press Release

    ALEXANDRIA, LA, July 14, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Pearson Medical Technologies , a leader in pharmacy automation solutions, will showcase at RBC Cardinal 2016 in Chicago, IL from July 20-23 with XchangeLabs. Pearson and XchangeLabs will be exhibiting in booth #2416, where retail and other pharmacies can learn more about the IP128APS Automated Multi-Dose Packaging System as well as XchangeLabs' SiteMed software, a new patient-centric medication adherence software solution compatible with the IP128APS and multiple pharmacy information systems.

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  20. Keeping the legacy alive: remembering GwendolynaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Town Talk

    Gwendolyn Elmore is best remembered by her friends and colleagues as a woman who consistently pushed for change and growth in her hometown of Alexandria. Keeping the legacy alive: remembering Gwendolyn Elmore Gwendolyn Elmore is best remembered by her friends and colleagues as a woman who consistently pushed for change and growth in her hometown of Alexandria.

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