March 1: Two nationally known personalities visit Alexandria in one week

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2009 Women of Distinction Honorees announced

Enjoy these photos from the 2008 Women of Distinction Awards Dinner

On Monday, March 16, The Light will honor 10 women, who are making significant contributions to their homes, communities and churches.

Here are the honorees who will be celebrated in the Awards Ceremony to be held at the Main Street Community Center:

1. Etta Compton of Pineville

2. Angelina Illes of Pineville

3. Oletha Bell of Alexandria

4. Bridgett  Brown of Alexandria

5. Monique Freeman Rauls of Alexandria

6. Joyce Rax of Alexandria

7. Pearly Aaron of Alexandria

8. Maxine Gaines of Alexandria

9. Barbara Curtis of Alexandria

10. Angela Varnado of Alexandria

Tickets for the event are $10. For more information, call Sherri L. Jackson at 318-487-9254.