As Fort Polk moves into the future this necessitates changes to signs of the past. The old is torn down to make way for the new — hence the “end of an era.” Building 1714, at the corner of Louisiana and Mississippi avenues, has seen...
Garrison Commander Col. Glenn Moore said the $88 million project would replace a plant that has served since 1941 — when Camp Polk first came into existence.
Monday, April 21, 2014, at the outset of the Vernon Parish Police Jury's regular meeting, five jurors were recognized and honored for their multiple terms of service to the parish.
Friday, April 18, Rosepine's annual Roses in the Pines celebration began, opening the first of two days of festivities, and the site between the town's municipal building and 171 Nissan was already filling with those ready to sell, ready to buy, and only ...
So what is the world's favorite number? Well, it turns out that super prime number seven was the winner. One woman from the U.S. said that she chose seven because it felt magical.
The fourth ranked Rosepine Lady Eagles (22-6) are looking to continue their eight game winning streak as they host No. 29 Westminster Christian (10-16) Mon- day evening at 5 p.m. in the first round of the LHSAA State Playoffs.
Fort Polk has long offered education for Soldiers, spouses and Family members through colleges that are housed at the Education Center: Central Texas College, Northwestern State University, Upper Iowa University and Central Michigan University. Now,...
Kenny Rials is a long way from home. The musician and Wisner native, who has family spread throughout Louisiana, including the DeRidder, Fort Polk and Alexandria areas, has been busy across the pond in London where he recently released an album and will...
The Leesville Mayor's Women's Commission and the Keep Leesville Beautiful Committee have announced the winners of the 2014 Spring Trash Bash, their semi-annual cleanup week.
Hello, Anglers. Wow! Spring 2014 has been challenging and continues to be such. We have canceled more days due to weather this year than any I can recall.
Continued efforts to try to keep Louisiana from using tests associated with the Common Core education standards are creating "a state of chaos" for public school teachers, Superintendent of Education John White said Thursday.
As futuristic and alien as this all sounds, it is not a new idea in scientific research. In fact, there is already an entire subfield of computer science called neural networking that is working from the premise that most brain activities can be reduced...
LifeShare Blood Centers paid a visit to Fort Polk on Thursday, April 10, 2014 to accept donations from those willing to give them to bring the gift of blood to people in the community who need it.
In the world of Army dentistry, a laser is making its mark on Soldiers battling periodontal disease, an inflammation and infection of the ligaments and bones that support the teeth. The LANAP, or Laser-Assisted New Attachment Procedure, is a fast...
Tuesday morning, April 15, at about 8 a.m., an accident occurred on Hwy 121 approximately one mile west of Hicks Grocery near the intersection of A. James Rd.
Every time Roseann Sdoia comes home, she must climb 18 steps — six stairs into the building, 12 more to her apartment. It is an old building in Boston's North End, with doors that are big and heavy, not an easy place for an amputee to live.
After the exhibit's kick-off in Alexandria April 3, Sims spent April 4 reacquainting himself with some of the spots he had visited nearly 10 years ago, while also seeing new areas that have sprung up since those first visits.
The spring general election will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the regular polling places.
Okay, so children are often a little more honest than we adults sometimes would want them to be or feel comfortable with ... occasionally brutally so.
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