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Join  the Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Thursday, October 2nd for Abendmusik Alexandria’s Folk-Tale and Fauré.

Pianist Elena Bogaczova joins RSO cellist Paul Christopher for a program that includes Folk-Tale by Arnold Bax, Glissées for solo cello by Isang Yun, and the Second Cello Sonata by Gabriel Fauré.

The doors will open at 5:30 PM, and the concert will begin at 6:00 PM in the Hearn Stage of the Kress Theatre in Alexandria’s Cultural Arts District. There will be a cash bar and appetizer plates from the Diamond Grill available for $5.

General Admission $10

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The 2nd Annual Alexandria Lions Club Garage Sale. October 4. 7:00 a.m. till 1:00 p.m.

Dunbar Plaza Parking Lot on Parliament Drive. Clothes, furniture, books, dishes, etc.


UMW Fall Festival

1st United Methodist Church

Of Pineville

Saturday October 4th from 9a to 1p

30 Booth of Handmade Arts & Crafts for Sale Along With a BBQ Lunch, Food Booths & the Pumpkin Patch

Public is Invited. Call 640-1050 For Info.

The Running Man Dash

Saturday October 4th


The Running Man Dash is an annual fun run and walk put on by Anytime Fitness to promote staying active in Cenla. The fun run/walk will be held in honor of Maddie Norris and to help build awareness about her disability. It will have obstacles including a colored chalk station, and a Slip-N-Slide. The event will be fun for all ages. We encourage you to make teams, come up with fun team names, and wear costumes. The Running Man Dash will be held at beautiful Buhlow Recreation Area. All proceeds from the race will be donated to United Cerebral Palsy Foundation. Help us build awareness about cerebral palsy by participating, or making a donation






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October 8th

New Orleans

Smoothy King Ctr


Girls Night Out!

October 10th

Marksville, LA

Paragon Casino


October 10 - October 11

Marksville, LA

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Tickets Friday $25, Saturday, $45 or 2 day ticket special $60

Friday, October 10 - Doors open at 6PM, Show Time 7PM
Opening band to be announced, then Trixter, Firehouse, and Winger, hosted by Eddie Trunk

Saturday, October 11 - Doors open at 1PM, Show Time 2PM
Opening band to be announced, then Steelheart, Lita Ford, Warrant, Dokken and Dee Snider, hosted by Eddie Trunk


Ana Popovic

October 18th

Marksville, LA

Paragon Casino


Molly Ringwold's

Halloween Bash

October 24th

Marksville, LA

Paragon Casino


Sesame Street

Make A Friend

October 24th

Lafayette, LA

Cajun Dome


Gabriel Iglesias

October 25th

Kinder, LA

Coustatta Casino


Kenny Logons

October 25th

Vinton, LA

Delta Downs Casino


Aaron Lewis

November 1st

Marksville, LA

Paragon Casino


Sesame Street

Make A Friend

November 8th

New Orleans, LA

UNO Lakefront


Charlie Pride

November 14th

Marksville, LA

Paragon Casino



November 15th

Bossier City, LA

Century Link Center


November 16th

New Orleans

Saenger Theater




The Big Noise

November 22nd

Baton Rouge

L'Auberge Casino


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New Orleans

Saenger Theater


Celtic Thunder Symphony

February 14th, 2015

Bossier City

Horseshoe Casino




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Baton Rouge-based All Star Automotive Group has sold its two Alexandria dealerships to Walker Automotive. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


Alexandria-based Martin Companies, L.L.C., announced Tuesday that it has bought an ownership interest in the Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital, also in Alexandria


The Louisiana Public Service Commission is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a formula that would result in a refund for Entergy Corp. electricity customers.


The Jindal administration Tuesday backed off its aggressive time frame to implement major changes in health insurance plan offerings involving some 230,000 state employees, teachers, retirees and their dependents.


A state judge has ruled a Metairie man, who spent 17 years in prison for an attempted rape he did not commit, is entitled to up to $330,000 in compensation.


According to a recent survey, Republican voters in Louisiana are following the election more closely and are more committed to casting ballots than Democratic voters.


The state’s annual survey of seat-belt use found that a record 84% of Louisiana motorists are buckling up in 2014.


The Louisiana Secretary of State’s Office is seeing an increase in voter registration leading up to the November 4th election. They say about 90,000 people have filed voter registration paperwork since August 1st.


A restaurant in Port Allen is getting national attention for a sign hanging up informing customers packing heat they get a 10 percent discount.


There’s another Louisiana opinion poll out, but this time it’s not about politics; it’s about pot, and the punishments for possession.


A Lafayette financial planner who defrauded residents of over $6 million dollars in an investment scam is going to jail for 10 and half years.


The Baton Rouge Police Department says the daughter and granddaughter of an elderly woman who was found dead in her wheelchair Monday are under arrest for cruelty to the infirm.


A Bossier City man convicted last month of stabbing his mother to death in 2011, was formally sentenced today to life in prison. Christopher Holder will spend the rest of his life behind bars with no chance of parole.

UVA Abduction Suspect Jesse Matthew Accused of Sexual Assault While At College

UVA Abduction Suspect Jesse Matthew Accused of Sexual Assault While At College

Galveston County Sheriff's Office(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) -- The suspect charged with abducting University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was accused of sexual assault while at college, according to a report the school released Wednesday.

Christopher Newport University made public a "criminal incident information" report that stated Jesse Matthew was investigated for an alleged sexual assault o...

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Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Welcome Baby Girl

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Welcome Baby Girl

Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images(NEW YORK) -- Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis reportedly are new parents.

TMZ is reporting Kunis gave birth to a baby girl Tuesday night at Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles. People magazine has confirmed the birth, with its source saying the child is healthy.

No word yet on the name of the little bundle of joy.

Kutcher posted a handful of items on Facebook and T...

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Researchers Studying New Drug to Help Combat Bad Cholesterol

Researchers Studying New Drug to Help Combat Bad Cholesterol

luiscar/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Researchers are looking into a new drug that could help patients with hard-to-control bad cholesterol levels.

According to a study published in the Lancet medical journal, researchers say Evolocumab, an injectable drug, could help decrease LDL cholesterol. Many people with difficult-to-manage "bad" cholesterol levels are at higher risk of stroke and he...

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US Confirms Eight More Airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

US Confirms Eight More Airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

maryTR/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(BAGHDAD, Iraq) -- U.S. Central Command confirmed eight more airstrikes conducted in Iraq and Syria by U.S. military forces and those of a partner nation.

According to a release, three strikes were conducted in Syria between Tuesday and Wednesday, using fighter jets and remotely piloted aircraft. These strikes took place near the city of Kobani and destroyed an armed...

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Elon Musk Teases Possible Announcement of New Vehicle

Elon Musk Teases Possible Announcement of New Vehicle

ChenRobert/iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk teased the possible upcoming announcement of a new model car on his Twitter account on Wednesday night.

The post included the image of an opening garage door and the outline of a vehicle behind it with the date "October 9, 2014" in white beneath it. Musk also wrote the message, "About time to unveil the D and somethin...

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Carson Palmer Gets Second Opinion on Injured Shoulder

Carson Palmer Gets Second Opinion on Injured Shoulder

Scott Boehm/Getty Images(TEMPE, Ariz.) -- Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer missed practice Wednesday to get a second opinion on his injured throwing shoulder.

He threw a bunch last Thursday and Friday and then regressed," Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians said. "So were hoping we can find out why.

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