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

    Sunday | The Town Talk

    What's Happening in Cenla education Catch up here. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Joanna Calhoun, a West Monroe High School student, was the winner of the 2016 Louisiana State Fiddle Championship held at Northwestern State University as part of the 37th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival.

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

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Town Talk

    Looking to jazz up your kitchen? Backsplashes can change the look of a kitchen quickly and easily. You can do it yourself.

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

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Town Talk

    It takes only one person to start a ripple effect and create change. That's the idea behind historic preservation.

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Alexandria moves closer to body cameras for police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Town Talk

    Alexandria moves closer to body cameras for police officers "Body cameras keep everybody honest," councilman says. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: A police body camera is shown during a demonstration.

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  10. Summer Institute trains - rockstar' educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Town Talk

    Summer Institute trains 'rockstar' educators The Rapides Parish School District's Summer Institute started Monday for about 700 local educators. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Peabody Montessori Elementary teacher Cassie Doucet talks curriculum with a vendor Monday morning at the Rapides Parish School District's 2016 Summer Institute.

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  11. People attend Alexandria vigil to heal after shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Town Talk

    Dark clouds were rolling in, thunder rumbling, as the prayer vigil detoured a bit from its program on Monday evening on the Rapides Parish Courthouse steps. People attend Alexandria vigil to heal after shootings Dark clouds were rolling in, thunder rumbling, as the prayer vigil detoured a bit from its program on Monday evening on the Rapides Parish Courthouse steps.

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  12. Former Rapides Parish DA Ed Ware III dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Town Talk

    Former Rapides Parish DA Ed Ware III dies at 88 As DA, Ware handled Rapides school desegregation and fought against pornography Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Ed O. Ware III, who served as Rapides Parish district attorney from 1957 to 1984, has died at the age of 88. Edwin O. Ware III, who as district attorney was involved in Rapides Parish school desegregation lawsuit and fought against pornography, has died at the age of 88. He died Sunday in Rapides Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in First Presbyterian Church of Alexandria with Dr. Jim Heath officiating.

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  13. Peaceful Black Lives Matter rally calls for unity, justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Town Talk

    Peaceful Black Lives Matter rally calls for unity, justice About a dozen people attended the demonstration in downtown Alexandria. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Daisha Broomfield, Isaiah Bryant and Kyle Bridgewater hold signs during a peaceful Black Lives Matter rally Sunday at the Alexandria Levee Park Amphitheatre.

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    Friday Jul 8 | The Town Talk

    A world with drones galore looms on the horizon Drone usage has increased rapidly in recent years, and greater commercial applications could lead to greater heights. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The day that a drone could deliver a pizza to your house - in 30 minutes or less - may not be that far off.

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  15. Alexandria vigil aims to begin healing afteraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Town Talk

    An organizer of a vigil planned for Monday at the Rapides Parish Courthouse says she doesn't want a protest, but rather a space for people to gather and begin to heal. Alexandria vigil aims to begin healing after deadly shootings An organizer of a vigil planned for Monday at the Rapides Parish Courthouse says she doesn't want a protest, but rather a space for people to gather and begin to heal.

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  16. Death of Alexandria man being investigated as homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Town Talk

    The Alexandria Police Department is treating the case of a 19-year-old man found dead in a yard as a homicide, according to a release. Death of Alexandria man being investigated as homicide The Alexandria Police Department is treating the case of a 19-year-old man found dead in a yard as a homicide, according to a release.

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  17. Police probe death of Alexandria man found inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | The Town Talk

    Police probe death of Alexandria man found in street The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a pedestrian fatality that was reported early Saturday morning, according to a release. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The department responded to a report of a man lying on New York Avenue around 1 a.m. The victim, 45-year-old Anthony Whitehead of Alexandria, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a release.

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  18. NewsBREAKING: Downtown Alexandria Regions Bank branch robbedBREAKING: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Town Talk

    BREAKING: Downtown Alexandria Regions Bank branch robbed Reporter is at scene of apparent bank robbery at Regions Bank in downtown Alexandria. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Reporter is at scene of apparent bank robbery at Regions Bank in downtown Alexandria.

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  19. Pair from Alexandria went to the same schools foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Town Talk

    Pair from Alexandria went to the same schools for 21 years Alexandria natives Sarah Wilson and Matt Ayo have been in school together for most of their lives. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Alexandria natives Sarah Wilson and Matt Ayo pose holding their degrees from LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport.

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  20. Roy eyes moving City Hall offices to ChaseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Town Talk

    The city of Alexandria is considering buying the Chase Building for city offices. Part of City Hall would be torn down.

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