Category Archives: Local Headlines

Police Investigate Murder-Suicide in Deville

Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Deputies say 36-year-old Terrel Laprarie shot 39-year-old Theresa Johnson in a murder-suicide in Deville. Here’s what Lieutenant Read More →

Local Medical Personnel Attend Trauma Symposium

Local medical experts are doing their best to brace for any potential Ebola scares. A trauma symposium is held today Read More →

Private Detainee Transfer Center Opens at England Airpark

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A privately owned transfer center for detainees is officially opened at England Airpark today. It’s operated by the Geo Group, Read More →

Landrieu Endorses Jamie Mayo for Congress

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While in the area today, Senator Landrieu gives her endorsement to Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo in his bid for congress. Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Alexandria Mayoral Candidates

The final elections forum sponsored by the Alexandria Exchange Club today featured candidates for mayor. We asked these candidates their Read More →

Pineville Mom Arrested for Leaving Young Children at Home

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A 26-year-old mom is arrested in Pineville for deserting her three children. Candace Roberson is accused of leaving the children, Read More →

A Perfect Fit Provides Shoes for Local, Needy Children

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A local shoe salesman’s family is raising money for a foundation in his honor. They do it every year and Read More →

Mayor, DA Candidates Attend Q&A

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Mayoral candidates for Alexandria and Rapides Parish District Attorney positions attend a question and answer session. The Q&A is sponsored Read More →

Arrest Made in Criminal Sexual Conduct Case

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Rapides deputies make an arrest in a criminal sexual conduct case. This is 44-year-old Tully Timothy Guidry of Lake Arthur Read More →

Alexandria Man Arrested for Armed Robbery

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A 28-year-old Alexandria man is arrested for armed robbery. Raynell Hicks is accused of holding up a man yesterday near Read More →