Category Archives: Local Headlines

Forest Hill in Trouble Over Latest Audit

The village of Forest Hill is in trouble over its latest audit. Auditors say a former clerk improperly re-paid money Read More →

Alexandria Housing Authority May Payout Over Half-Million to HUD

A legislative audit indicates the Alexandria Housing Authority is being asked to re-pay more than a half-million dollars to HUD, Read More →

New Candidate for Sheriff Enters Race

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Billy Burns issues a news release to announce his candidacy for the Rapides Sheriff’s Office. Burns says he would be Read More →

Run-Offs in Outlying CenLA Parishes Decided Over Weekend

A handful of run-offs and propositions in outlying Central Louisiana parishes have been decided. Elections were held Saturday. The new Read More →

State Judge Throws Out Common Core Lawsuit

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Educators say common core is legal. A Baton Rouge State District Judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by the Read More →

Cultural Exchange Services Seeks Host Families for Exchange Students

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) is seeking local families interested in hosting international high school students, ages 15-18, from Europe, Read More →

First Tee Program Visits Alma Redwine

Representatives of the First Tee Program were at Alma Redwine New Vision Academy. They held a session this morning to Read More →

LSUA, LSUE to Pool Resources

Two local branches of LSU sign an agreement that will provide benefits for students here and in Eunice. School officials Read More →

Chamber of Commerce Looking Forward to Legislative Session

The Louisiana Legislature convenes next month during an important time for the Chamber of Commerce. They will also have a Read More →

Local Students Perform “Little Red Hen”

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Thursday night they performed a spring musical, The Little Red Hen. It was written by their music teacher, Ellene Owens. Read More →