Category Archives: Local Headlines

APD Patrolman Receives National Award

Ptln. Chad Jeansonne

Press Release – Patrolman Chad Jeansonne of the Alexandria Police Department was recently honored with the James Champman Award for Read More →

Domestic Abuse in Evans Community

Curtis Fletcher

A man from the Evans community in Vernon Parish is arrested for Second Degree Domestic Abuse Battery.  Deputies say 32-year-old Read More →

Children’s Mardi Gras Ball

The T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum is hosting a Children’s Mardi Gras Ball, an event for kids ages 4+ on February Read More →

Leesville Requests Addresses on All Buildings

Leesville, La.-The City of Leesville, in order to shorten emergency response times and in accordance with City ordinance (Ch.94 Sec. Read More →

GAEDA Considers Affordable Housing Business

An economic development group is hiring a consultant to consider getting into the affordable housing business. The Greater Alexandria Economic Read More →

Ball Man Arrested for Sex Crime

David Glenn Wade II

A Ball man wanted for a sex crime which dates from more than a year ago is found and arrested.  Read More →

Natchitoches Home Burns; Body Found

Natchitoches Fire 2

State Fire Marshal Investigators say they found the body of a man in the bedroom area of an abandoned home Read More →

Jena Teens Arrested

Cameron Richardson_Lakerille Kittlin_Carmeisha Howard

Alexandria Police say they’ve arrested three Jena teens for drug and weapons charges. They are 19-year-old Cameron Richard, 18-year-old Lakerille Read More →

Arrest in Connection to Child Abuse Case

Christopher David Moreau

Update – Rapides Deputies say the live-in boyfriend of a woman accused of child abuse is now a co-defendant in Read More →

Alexandria Man Arrested for Manslaughter

Marlonzo Trottie

Press Release – On January 24th 2015, APD Detectives arrested Marlonzo Trottie, 21 of Alexandria LA. and charged him with Read More →