Local Entertainment

Travis Spratt to perform at local church Feb. 8

Posted on February 3, 2015 at 3:57 pm

Travis Spratt, a lead vocalist with the Pierce Arrow Theater in Branson will be performing in Louisiana on Sunday, Feb. 8. Spratt will be presenting a vocal concert for a fundraising event sponsored by Centenary United Methodist Church. The event will be held at Centenary United Methodist Church, located at 7th and S. Carolina Streets in Louisiana. An array of desserts will be served at 4 p.m. in the church

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  • Eagle Days

    Posted on January 28, 2015 at 10:10 am

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    Johanna Burton of the World Bird Sanctuary in Valley Park spoke to the crowd Sunday, Jan. 25 with an American bald eagle on her arm during the annual Eagle Days event in Clarksville. While some bald eagles live in Pike County along the Mississippi River, many more migrate through and stop to fish at the lock and dam in Clarksville during the winter months. Also at the event was sanctuary

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  • Contest winners announced

    Posted on December 30, 2014 at 1:10 pm

    The Louisiana Community Betterment Committee has announced the winners of the city-wide Christmas/holiday decoration contest. According to the Louisiana Community Betterment Committee, the winners are as follows. In the residential category, first prize is awarded to Mike and Glenda Sherman at 811 N. 8th St.; second prize is awarded to  Kenny and Lil Peabody at 1811 Michael Drive; and third prize is awarded to Rodney and Diane Todd at 411

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National Entertainment

Events

Boosters to host annual carnival, supper

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 11:28 am

The Bullpup Booster Club will be holding their sixth annual Carnival/Chili Supper on Friday, Feb. 27 at the Louisiana Middle School. Chili will be served in the Middle School Cafeteria from 5-8 p.m. or as long as supplies last. Chili will be available for carry out as well. Menu items will include chili, hot dogs, chips, drinks and dessert. Chili dinners can also be purchased. Chili dinners can be bought

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  • Leadership Louisiana program returning

    Posted on February 17, 2015 at 3:26 pm

    The Louisiana Chamber of Commerce will once again offer its Leadership Louisiana program. The 22-hour curriculum, now in its second year, focuses on key aspects of the community including government, commerce, tourism, economic development, healthcare and education. The program, which will start in April, will give employees a unique chance to meet face to face with community leaders. According to Chamber officials, “the goal of this program is to connect

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  • Louisiana Evangelistic Outreach to open

    Posted on February 11, 2015 at 10:44 am

    The Louisiana Evangelistic Outreach (L.E.O.) will be opening on Feb. 16 at 10 a.m. Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. On Saturdays, it will open at 10 a.m. and the closing hour will vary depending on customers. On Sundays, it will be closed. Donations of food, clean clothing and household items are being accepted. L.E.O. is located at 21585 Hwy. 54 in

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