Category Archives: Local Headlines

Heavy Rains Closes Schools, Roads in Cenla

Grant parish is in a disaster declaration issued late Wednesday afternoon by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards. Iatt and Nantachie Lakes Read More →

Red Cross Opens Shelters in North Louisiana for Evacuees

THURSDAY, March 10, 2016 – The American Red Cross has opened emergency shelters across North Louisiana to assist those affected Read More →

Grant Parish Sheriff: Announcement Regarding Flooding

·The Grant Parish Police Jury has closed Iatt Lake and Nantachie Lake. ·Sand and sandbags are available at:  Grant Parish Read More →

City of Natchitoches Has Sand Bags for Residents

The City of Natchitoches Public Works Department has sand bags available to all Natchitoches residents affected by high water and Read More →

Cenla School Closures

Rapides Parish Schools (Thursday and Friday) LaSalle Parish Schools (Thursday and Friday, and Monday) Grant Parish Schools (Thursday, Friday, and Read More →

Cenla Road Closures Due to Flooding

The following roads around Central Louisiana have been closed due to flooding/high water.  For additional information, call (318) 561-5100 or Read More →

Rapides Parish Road Closures

According to the Rapides Parish 911 Center, the following roads in Rapides Parish have been closed due to flooding. Ida Read More →

More than 33,000 Walmart Associates in Louisiana to Receive Pay Raise

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Louisiana associates also share more than $5.4 million in quarterly cash bonuses New Orleans, La., March 8, 2016 – As Read More →

Natchitoches Police arrest son accused of killing father

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The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested Marlon Ray Rachal II (B/M, 19 y.o.a., of Natchitoches) for allegedly shooting and killing Read More →

Police arrest man for attempting to run over Correctional Officer

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The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested Albert Middleton (B/M, 58 y.o.a., of Natchitoches) for attempting to run over an on Read More →