Alexandria Newswire

Alexandria Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alexandria, LA.

Results 1 - 20 of 774 in Alexandria, LA

  1. SCHULKER, Carl JosephRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice SCHULKER, Carl Joseph Age 73 of Alexandria Louisiana. went home to be with his Lord and Saviour on August 29 2015, surrounded by his loving family.

    Comment?

  2. Work to begin on downtown Alexandria campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Town Talk

    Work to begin on downtown Alexandria campus Central Louisiana Technical Community College breaks ground on new facility Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Dignitaries on hand for the groundbreaking of the new Central Louisiana Technical & Community College building to be built in downtown Alexandria on the corner of Jackson and Fifth Street included Steve Smith , Louisiana Community and Technical College System board of supervisors; Donnis Poe, dean at the Alexandria campus of CLTCC; Jimmy Sawtell, president of CLTCC; Billy Montgomery, director of the Louisiana Community and Technical College System; Monty Sullivan, president of the Louisiana Community and Technical College System and Alexandria mayor Jacque Roy.

    Comment?

  3. Confused by pope's letter? Judicial vicar explainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Town Talk

    Confused by pope's letter? Judicial vicar explains Expert in Church law says pope expanding forgiveness power some priests have Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Pope Francis' highly publicized letter released Tuesday by the Vatican "is a big deal, but it's not quite the big deal it looks like," said the Rev. Bruce Miller, an expert in Church law who is the Judicial Vicar for the Diocese of Alexandria.

    Comment?

  4. Is everything better with bacon on it? Some say soRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Town Talk

    ... The couple are loyal patrons to Atwood's Bakery anyway and enjoy breakfast there most Saturdays. Since the Alexandria bake shop introduced BaconFest two years ago, the love affair has only grown. During BaconFest this Tuesday through Saturday, ...

    Comment?

  5. Will Alexandria council give green light to RADD plan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Town Talk

    Will Alexandria council give green light to RADD plan? Alexandria councilmen will focus on whether the city should move ahead with the RADD plan. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: A walking trail along the Red River goes by the Alexandria Levee Park Amphitheatre .

    Comment?

  6. Music on the Front Porch Day at Tamp & GrindRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Town Talk

    ANI Music on the Front Porch Day Local musician Chris Hamlett plays outside Tamp & Grind Coffee Shop in downtown Alexandria Saturday as part of the worldwide "Play Music on the Porch Day." Hamlett is the local organizer of the event.

    Comment?

  7. Trial set over gas explosion at Alexandria pizza restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A judge is scheduled to start hearing arguments in a 2012 lawsuit over a natural gas explosion at a pizza restaurant in Alexandria Mall. The Town Talk reports Kyjtim "Tim" and Zejgan Ajro sued Alexandria Main Mall LLC and the city of Alexandria.

    Comment?

  8. Wild Kidz Tri leaves young athletes - proud' and - happy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Town Talk

    Wild Kidz Tri leaves young athletes 'proud' and 'happy' Floaties, training wheels and parents help Wild Kidz Triathletes. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Kids pedal their way to the finish line Saturday during the cycling portion of the Wild Kidz Triathlon at Louisiana State University of Alexandria.

    Comment?

  9. 2015 Hixson Ford Urban Adventure RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Town Talk

    Alexandria Police Department officers Chris Chelette , Neil Bates and Dean White run towards the Pineville Municipal Airport where they will get in a canoe and paddle towards the Buhlow Lake boat launch area as they participate in the 2015 Hixson Ford Urban Adventure Race Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Teams made up of three members had to stay within 50 feet of each other at all times.

    Comment?

  10. {0} commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... rainy drive was beginning to take its toll. After traveling only 200 miles in 12 hours, she decided to rest in Alexandria, Louisiana, at the only pet-friendly hotel she could find. "I didn't know where anybody was," Brooks said. "I didn't know where ...

    Comment?

  11. Links pro can't recall this feat ever being doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    ... Cicardo-Hickman, who got her first ace in 1999 at the Rapides Golf and Country Club off Highway 1, north of Alexandria. "That was at No. 11, about 100 yards over water, and we heard some screaming almost right after that: Bobbie Harp had an ace ...

    Comment?

  12. Lawsuit over Alexandria Mall gas explosion heads back to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    A 2012 lawsuit that alleges a man was burned when a gas explosion at an Alexandria Mall restaurant will head back to 9th Judicial District Court on Monday. Lawsuit over Alexandria Mall gas explosion heads back to court A 2012 lawsuit that alleges a man was burned when a gas explosion at an Alexandria Mall restaurant will head back to 9th Judicial District Court on Monday.

    Comment?

  13. Water boil advisory set for Horseshoe Drive areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    Water boil advisory set for Horseshoe Drive area The Horseshoe Drive area will be under a water boil advisory beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The yellow shading shows the Horseshoe Drive area of Alexandria that will be under a water boil advisory beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday.

    Comment?

  14. Our Views: Louisiana embraced its culture to heal, rebuild after KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Advocate

    ... defeated. In a state known for hospitality, we reflexively opened doors for our own, with Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Alexandria and Shreveport accommodating thousands of evacuees from New Orleans. In doing so, we were reminded that any threat to a part ...

    Comment?

  15. Boil Advisory for Horseshoe Drive AreaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | KLAX

    Alexandria, Louisiana- A boil water advisory for the Horseshoe Drive area will go into affect on Saturday, August 29, 2015, for scheduled work on a water line, according to Utility Director Michael Marcotte. Water in the affected area may be compromised.

    Comment?

  16. After Katrina nightmare, man finds peace in CenlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    After Katrina nightmare, man finds peace in Cenla After a life-or-death struggle during Katrina, William Morgan appreciates Central La. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: William Morgan of Alexandria, who lost his legs to diabetes, talks about having to hang on to the top of his house while in floodwater for 14 hours before being rescued after Hurricane Katrina a decade ago.

    Comment?

  17. Frogs at Weems' farewell reception? No croakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    ... and researched "events that followed world history like D-Day, for instance, which basically began here in Alexandria (with the planning and preparation); or the "Night of Broken Glass," which was the beginning of the holocaust in 1938; and then the ...

    Comment?

  18. Was this morning's chill another record low?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    The mercury dipped down to 58 degrees in Alexandria this morning, but it couldn't beat a record low temperature that has stood for nearly 120 years. Was this morning's chill another record low? The mercury dipped down to 58 degrees in Alexandria this morning, but it couldn't beat a record low temperature that has stood for nearly 120 years.

    Comment?

  19. Homeless missing more than a home - but outreach helpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    ... two years. On the fourth Thursday, homeless people can find help in the parking lot of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Alexandria. This week made two years for volunteers to set up tents there in the morning. The list of goods and services H2O provides ...

    Comment?

  20. No bond reduction for Oakdale woman in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Town Talk

    ... while eight months pregnant confounded officials. Several pleas for help from the public were issued by both the Alexandria and Lecompte police departments, but all that was known was that the 22-year-old Perez last had been seen walking on ...

    Comment?

Alexandria Job Listings
View or post Alexandria job listings on Topix.
Alexandria Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Alexandria from Topix.
Alexandria Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Alexandria on Topix.