Category Archives: Local Headlines

Tunica Tribe Issues Statement Regarding Chairman Arrest

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State Police arrested 36-year-old Joey Barbry of Mansura yesterday. He’s charged with obtaining drugs by fraud and doctor shopping. Both Read More →

Army General Advocates for Phones for Veterans

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Four-star U.S. Army General Wesley Clark is touring the state to advocate for Lifeline. It’s a program that supports nearly Read More →

Lecompte Man Arrested for Sexual Behavior with a Child

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A Lecompte man is arrested for inappropriate sexual behavior with children and is now under a 1.4 million dollar bond. Read More →

Holiday Lights Safari Begins Dec. 5th

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The Alexandria Zoo Holiday Light Safari begins December 5th. As Bennett Roland Junior reports, preparations are under way, as the Read More →

New Catfish House Opens in Alexandria

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New restaurants are sprouting up in Alexandria and another one opens its doors. But this one is a new version Read More →

Ribbon-Cutting Held for ACE on Jackson St.

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony kicks off over the weekend to help people get in shape for the holidays. It’s ACE, a Read More →

Shoeboxes Being Collected This Week for Operation Christmas Child

This is the week for collection of shoeboxes to benefit Operation Christmas Child. Kingsville Baptist Church is spearheading this ministry, Read More →

Legislative Auditor Finds Problems with CLTCC

The legislative auditor says there are financial problems with the Central Louisiana Technical Community College. The 2013 audit of the Read More →

Over 100k LA Residents Have Health Insurance Under ACA

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More than 100,000 Louisiana residents now have health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. The open enrollment period started Saturday Read More →

Man Arrested in Connection to Attempted Armed Robbery

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Alexandria police arrest 21-year-old Demetric Smith in connection to an attempted robbery last week. Police say Smith and 27-year-old Marchawn Read More →

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