Category Archives: Local Headlines

U.S. Army Field Band Plays for Bolton High Students

The U.S. Army Field Band plays for students at Bolton High today. These soldiers who also play instruments consider themselves Read More →

Leesville Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

A Leesville man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Vernon Parish. Troopers say 38-year-old Christopher Brunson lost control on Read More →

Election Day Tomorrow

Last-minute voters are gearing up for Election Day. Registrars are reminding voters to bring their picture ID tomorrow. Results can Read More →

Senator Landrieu Makes Last Stop in Cenla Before Election

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Senator Mary Landrieu made her last stop in Central Louisiana before elections tomorrow.   Senator Landrieu hosted a Geaux Vote rally Read More →

New Red River Bridge Named Curtis-Coleman Bridge

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The new bridge over the Red River is now named the Curtis-Coleman Bridge. Officials say construction is expected to last Read More →

Former RPSO Major Dies at 83

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Former Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Major Hardin Lewis has died at the age of 83. Services will be held Wednesday morning Read More →

Heart Walk Kick Off Next Week

The kick-off for the American Heart Association’s walk is next week from noon to one at Calvary Baptist in Alexandria. Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Dress Up for All Saints Day

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Tomorrow is All Saints Day. It’s a time for families to remember their loved ones who are no longer with Read More →

Fire Destroys Brick Home in Tennyson Oaks

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An overnight fire destroys a two story brick home in Tennyson Oaks. The alarm system alerted the fire department around Read More →

Many Take Advantage of Drive-Thru Flu Shots

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Many people took advantage of their own Halloween treat tonight with inexpensive or free flu shots. Public health unit nurses Read More →