Category Archives: Local Headlines

Lagniappe Theatre Performs Aladdin Junior

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The Lagniappe Theatre Company is performing Disney’s Aladdin Junior. It begins tonight at seven o’clock and the show will repeat Read More →

$250k+ Project Approved for Avoyelles Parish

The State Bond Commission approves nearly $280k for a project in Avoyelles parish. Most of the funds will be used Read More →

New Math Program Implemented in Rapides Schools

The Eureka Math Program was implemented in Rapides Parish Schools to better prepare students in math. The superintendent says it Read More →

Man Re-Arrested for Harassing Victim

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A man out on bond for inappropriate sexual behavior is back in jail in Rapides parish. He’s 41-year-old Nathan Leroy Read More →

Mayor Roy Discusses Fulton Plan at Weekly Briefing

The City of Alexandria has been trying to decide what to do with the Fulton Hotel for the last decade. Read More →

LSUA Admission Requirements Change

The Board of Regents changed the requirements to get into LSUA. Shelly Kieffer explains those changes. Also new at LSUA Read More →

Local Church Celebrates 150th Birthday

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The congregation at Newman United Methodist says the church has an interesting and rich history. The church was built in Read More →

Kiwanis Honors Teacher of the Year

The Kiwanis of Alexandria honored the teacher of the year. April Durand of Oak Hill High School received the award. Read More →

2 Arrested for Sexual Assault

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Two people were arrested for sexual assault in Vernon parish. Anthony Scroggins and Dillon Carr are both 23 years old Read More →

Chamber Hosts Legislative Luncheon

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The Cenla Chamber hosts a legislative appreciation luncheon for our local lawmakers, who say it was the toughest session since Read More →