Category Archives: Local Headlines

Man Arrested for Multiple Sex Crimes with Children


Rapides deputies arrest a Monroe man for multiple sex crimes involving children. 38-year-old Doyle Milon Howard is charged with aggravated Read More →

Motorcyclist With No Helmet Dies in Crash

A motorcyclist dies in a crash in Vernon parish. It happened late Tuesday night on Highway 1146. State police say Read More →

LaSalle Man Wins Angel Award


A LaSalle parish man is one of two named as Angel Award Winners by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Read More →

CLTCC Launches New Apprenticeship Program

CLTCC launches a new Operator Apprenticeship with three local businesses. AFCO Industries, Eclectic Products, and Roy O. Martin are helping Read More →

Golf Tournament This Weekend for Needy Children

“Swinging for a Cause” is this weekend. It’s a golf tournament to help raise money for children in need of Read More →

Voter Registration Deadline Today for Fall Primaries

Today is the deadline to register to vote in the October 24th gubernatorial primary election. This deadline is for people Read More →

Marksville Woman Killed by Car While Jogging

A Marksville woman is killed while jogging in Avoyelles parish on Highway 1192. She’s 50-year-old Annette Smith. It happened yesterday Read More →

Robertson Library to Close for Construction

Construction will close the Rapides Parish Library’s Robertson Branch in Pineville tomorrow through Friday. Construction crews are opening the original Read More →

Bridge Closure: Curtis-Coleman Bridge Over Red River

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development , advises the public that on Saturday, September 26, 2015, U.S.71/165 at the Read More →

“Christmas Cheer” Program to Continue Despite Shepherd Center Closing

“Christmas Cheer” is still a go, even though the Shepherd Center, which has sponsored the program, is shutting down by Read More →