Category Archives: Local Headlines

Landrieu in Leesville Today to Meet with Fort Polk Progress

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U.S. Senate candidate Mary Landrieu is in Leesville today meeting with the group organized to save Fort Polk. You may Read More →

Critical Audits Reveal Problems with 4H Foundation, Others

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Critical audits out of Baton Rouge for government bodies include the Louisiana 4H Foundation. Auditors warn some boards are not Read More →

Coalition of Retired Teachers Hosts Candidate Meet & Greet

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The Coalition of Retired Teachers meet and greet a slew of candidates. Candidates for a dozen races affecting Central Louisiana Read More →

Senior Citizens Spend Friday Morning at the Fair

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Friday at the fair is a long tradition for Rapides Parish seniors. These seniors, some who hail from nursing homes, Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Congressional Candidates

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With less than a month to go before the election, we get to hear more from candidates in a key Read More →

Parish Fair Offers Inexpensive Food Choices

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Planning to go out to dinner this weekend? ABC 31 News Reporter Bennett Roland Junior says head to the fair. Read More →

Cassidy Comments on Federal Ebola Response

U.S. Senate Candidate Bill Cassidy is in Central Louisiana today, first in Ferriday and then here in Alexandria, to tour Read More →

LSP Provide Rollover Simulator at Fair

When you visit the Rapides Parish Fair, you might want to engage in a simple safety lesson, courtesy of the Read More →

Autopsy Does Not Reveal Cause of Death of Inmate

Rapides deputies say an autopsy performed on an inmate who died in custody is indeterminate. Sean Smith died Saturday in Read More →

Rapides Parish Fair Begins Today Next to LSUA

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It’s the first day for the Rapides Parish Fair in a new location. It’s sprawling across the Dewitt and Evacuation Read More →