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What to do for the Fourth? Here is what's happening!

Still stuck on plans for the Independence Day holiday?  Well, here's what's happening around the area and within a short driving distance.

Enjoy Little Big Town, Tyler Bryant, fireworks, food on Fourth at Fort Polk

Do you have plans for the Fourth of July?

Maya Angelou, "truly phenomenal woman," passes away at 86

Poet, performer and humanitarian Maya Angelou, 86, died Wednesday at home in Winston-Salem, N.C., after battling a long illness.

La. Lt. Gov. Dardenne and Seafood Board announce 2014 "King of La. Seafood"

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne is announcing Chef Aaron Burgau of Patois in New Orleans as the 2014 King of Louisiana Seafood.

Little Walter Music Festival this weekend in Alexandria

Blues. It is a feeling. It is music.

Meet Troy Landry at Paragon Casino and win custom-made Harley-Davidson

Paragon Casino Resort has partnered with Troy Landry, star of History Channel’s hit show Swamp People, in creating the Troy Landry Custom Gator Harley.

Northwestern State Alumni can win prize package for 2014 Natchitoches Christmas Festival

Northwestern State University’s Office of Alumni Affairs is hosting a raffle contest for alumni interested in attending the 2014 Natchitoches Christmas Festival.

Dragon Boat Races heat up Red River May 10

The Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) and the Louisiana Dragon Boat Races Committee announces the 4th annual Louisiana Dragon Boat Races will take place Saturday, May 10, 2014, on the Red River in downtown Alexandria.

Smithsonian exhibition visits La. State Penitentiary at Angola Museum

What would life be like without teachers, doctors or firefighters? Every day, Americans are hard at work on farms, factories, in homes or at desks keeping our communities thriving.

Duck Commander Family Foods partner with Mello Joy Coffee

Mello Joy Coffee will collaborate with Duck Commander Family Foods to craft two new specialty coffee roasts in 12oz bags and single serve cups.