Category Archives: Local Headlines

Beauty of Vernon Winner: Fruit Bandit


The winning picture at the Vernon Chamber of Commerce Photo Contest is called Fruit Bandit.  The photographer is Ken Frischkorn Read More →

Report: LA Has 3rd Highest Bicycle Death Rate

Louisiana has the third-highest rate of bicycle deaths in the country. That’s according to a new report from the Centers Read More →

Kennedy Addresses Constitution Violation

State Treasurer John Kennedy spoke at the Baton Rouge Press Club yesterday. Kennedy addressed the legislature’s violation of the Louisiana Read More →

RRPEC Hosts Annual Reagan Dinner


The Rapides Republican Executive Committee Annual Reagan Dinner was held Saturday night in Pineville. The dinner is a fundraiser and Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for CLASS


The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for CLASS. CLASS stands for Central Louisiana Aids Support Read More →

Women In Business Conference Set for Sept. 18th

The Annual Women In Business Conference will be September 18th this year.  They have two special keynote speakers on-hand and Read More →

Golf Tournament Being Held to Kick Off Komen Race

It’s time to tee off for a cure. It’s the big kick-off event for the Komen Race for the Cure. Read More →

Army Officials Hold Public Meeting to Decide Fate of Wild Horses

What to do with wild horses at Fort Polk? That was the topic and a meeting held at the Leesville Read More →

Man Arrested for Holding Woman Against Her Will

32-year-old Kendrick Dotson (left) and 25-year-old Ranji Sices (right)

Alexandria police say they’ve found a man who was wanted for holding a woman against her will and beating her. Read More →

Pineville Police Asks for Help Finding Woman


Pineville Police need help finding Sarah Kelsey. Here are two pictures of the 39-year-old woman last seen August 4th in Read More →