Category Archives: Local Headlines

GPSO Search for Missing Person

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The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person. 19-year-old Mary Kaitlyn Rose Read More →

Deputies Make Arrests in Possible Shoplifting Ring

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Rapides deputies make two arrests in what they believe is a shoplifting ring. Jake Chimento Junior and Cindy Brooks are Read More →

LaSalle Man Arrested a 2nd Time for Timber Thefts

A LaSalle Parish man is arrested a second time in area timber thefts. Forestry agents arrested 39-year-old James Ainsworth back Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Senate Candidate Panel

Candidates for the upcoming senatorial race spoke to members of the Alexandria Exchange Club yesterday. We asked each candidate what Read More →

Colfax Man Dies After His Truck is Hit by Train

A Colfax man is dead after his truck was hit by a train. It happened around 3:30 Wednesday on Hodnett Read More →

Police Chief Mourns Loss of Parents from Fire

One area town’s police chief is mourning the loss of his parents after a fire. John and Florence Berguin were Read More →

Local Policeman Honored with Saved By the Belt Award

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Seatbelts save lives every day and today a special officer from Central Louisiana was honored for wearing his. Louisiana State Read More →

APD Investigate Shooting of 16 Year Old

Alexandria police are investigating the shooting of a 16-year-old girl. They were called to the 52 hundred block of Lacassine Read More →

11 Convicted in Welfare Fraud

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The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services announces convictions of 11 in the state that fraudulently received more than Read More →

RPSO Alerts Public to Warrant Scam

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Scammers are targeting people in our area over the phone. The Rapides Sheriff’s Office says crooks are calling and claiming Read More →