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NATCHITOCHES – Opening the doors to the spectacular Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Museum provides an unprecedented highlight for the annual Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Celebration June 27-29 that honors an 11-member 2013 class of state sports greats.
The Grand Opening for the new $23 million museum is Friday night, June 28, the first [...]
Melissa Allen Landmark
Intimidation of a Witness
Update May 1, 2013 – Rapides deputies say they’ve added witness intimidation and obstruction of justice charges to a man in jail, and charged him with criminal sexual acts.
They also arrested his wife for trying to talk to the victims. 43-year-old Corey Landmark was arrested last month and extradited from [...]
Here in the U.S., 15-year old girls are now able to buy the morning after pill. The FDA approved the availability of the Plan B contraception pill without a prescription.
Soon you’ll be able to buy one type of ‘morning after’ pill over the counter and off the shelf, as long as you’re 15 or older.
Summer is right around the corner and that means longer days and more time outdoors. Doctors say it’s important to get kids off the couch and get them out to play.
Why are active kids, healthier kids? Being physical helps youngsters build up their muscles and bones, keeps their weight down.
According to the Centers for Disease [...]
Higher payroll taxes may be starting to take a bigger toll on American workers. Consumer spending cooled off last month and shows the biggest part of our economy lost momentum as the first quarter came to a close.
More Saving Money
Just how many of you think saving money is a priority? Call it lessons from [...]
Rapides deputies say other arrests may happen in a case involving a stolen camper trailer.
Already arrested is 32-year-old Ricky Dustin Brence of Boyce for possession of stolen goods and disturbing the peace.
Deputies say they were notified Sunday of a theft from an auction company in another jurisdiction that someone in Rapides Parish was in [...]
On Monday, Alexandria Detectives arrested 31-year-old Ferlaun Williams of Alexandria and charged him with Simple Burglary.
Back in mid-March, officers were dispatched to Walgreens at 3333 Masonic Drive in reference to a reported vehicle burglary. The investigation found that while shopping for a short time, someone went into the victim’s vehicle and took some money.
The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office received information about a stolen vehicle that was at a residence on Edmonds Road, south of Pollock.
Deputies investigated the complaint and discovered that a Ford Mustang that had been stolen from a used car lot in Ball, La. was indeed being hidden at the home of Wade Johnson, Jr. and [...]
Willie Parker, Jr.
A 50-year-old man is arrested for burglary of a home in the 100 block of Mary very early Sunday. He is Willie Parker, Jr. of Alexandria.
Police were called to the residence on Mary Street in reference to a burglary. When they arrived, the victim told police that her house was burglarized and she [...]
Charles E. Jackson
Alexandria police arrest a man for pepper spraying a convenience store with an assault weapon.
He’s 28-year-old Charles E. Jackson of Alexandria; he is charged with attempted murder, possession of a gun by a convicted felon and illegal use of a weapon.
Police say it happened Sunday afternoon at Super Zak’s in the 2900 block [...]