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Rapides Parish Library Branch to Open on Broadway

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Rapides Parish Library (RPL) is planning a new and improved Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch on Broadway Avenue near Peabody High School. The new building, 2,640 square feet larger than the current location, will feature more shelving, fifteen public computers, a meeting room, a small group study room, and a drive-through pick-up and drop off [...]

Crack Cocaine Discovered on Traffic Stop

Cocaine

Carlin Demond Burns
On Wednesday, Rapides deputies seized approximately ¼ of a “cookie” of crack cocaine.
Deputies working criminal patrol in the Alexandria area recognized Carlin Burns driving a vehicle near Deerfield and Wood Hollow Drive in Alexandria.
Burns was arrested in December 2013 for Driving Under Suspension among other violations. Deputies knew Burns had no valid driver’s [...]

Search Warrant Leads to Drug Arrests

Arrests

Billy Johnson
Tammy Hammond
The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant in the Prospect community on Friday that resulted in the arrest of two people for a number of drugs offenses. 
43-year-old Billy Johnson of was arrested for possession of marijuana (4th offense), possession of crystal methamphetamine, possession of Percocet, possession of a legend drug [...]

Free MP3s from Rapides Library

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Everyone listens to music. Whether it’s on a radio while driving to work, an iPod while exercising at a gym, or a classic LP while relaxing at home, people love music, the soundtrack of their lives.
And who doesn’t like free stuff? Whether it’s a buy-one-get-one sale, a free taco for taking that survey, or a [...]

Simmesport Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Marijuana Arrest

Press Release
Demond Montel Johnson
May 20, 2013 – According to Sheriff Doug Anderson, deputies have arrested Demond Montel Johnson, age 20 of Simmesport, La. with the possession of approximately 4.0 lbs. of suspected marijuana. C.I.U. / Narcotics Section investigators searched Johnson’s 506 Laurel St. home late Friday afternoon after conducting an investigation of alleged drug trafficking [...]

Supplies & Clothes 4 Homeless @ Our Own Library (SCHOOL) Drive

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The Rapides Parish Library will kick off their year-round Supplies & Clothes 4 Homeless @ Our Own Library (SCHOOL) Drive on Wednesday, May 22, 2013. Those who wish to help can contribute gently used and new school uniforms and clothes in all sizes as well as school supplies at any location of the Rapides Parish [...]

Shooting Arrest in Vernon Parish

James Moses

James Moses
May 20, 2013 – An Anacoco man is arrested by the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office. He is 31-year-old James Moses.
The sheriff’s office received a complaint on Sunday in which six people alleged that James Moses had fired a weapon at them.
Deputies responded to a mobile home park in the Anacoco area and were advised [...]

Missing Person Alert

Joel Grace

Joel Grace
May 20, 2013 – Sheriff Sam Craft has issued a “Missing Person” alert for a Leesville resident.  Joel Wesley Grace, black male, age 60, was reported missing by a family member on December 20th, 2009.
Grace, who is known in the Leesville area as “Black”, was last seen at his residence in the Shady Oaks [...]

Avoyelles Deputies Searching for Work Detail Offender

Christopher Roy

Christopher Roy
May 17, 2013 – At about 10:30 a.m. Friday morning, State D.O.C. offender Christopher W. Roy, B/M, age 21, walked off a Marksville City work detail while under the supervision of city employees in the area of Felix St.
Roy is 6’2”, 150 lbs., short hair, dark complexion. He has the name “Dalecia”tattooed on his [...]

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