Category Archives: Local Headlines

Sen. Karen Peterson Endorses Edwards for Governor

Senator Karen Peterson was in town today. She attended the Rapides Democratic Women’s Lunch. We asked her about the gubernatorial Read More →

Le Tour de Bayou This Weekend


Le Tour de Bayou, the cycling tour throughout Central Louisiana put on by the Kent House, will begin this weekend. Read More →

3 Arrested in Forest Hill Thefts

Left to right: Charles Hursey, Rhonda Lyles, and Hollie Maloy.

Obstruction of justice arrests are made in connection with a series of burglaries in the Forest Hill area that started Read More →

Ricky LaCour Announces Bid for Re-Election to Parish Council, District 2


Ricky LaCour has formally announced that he will seek re-election to Parish Council District 2 in Natchitoches Parish. LaCour has Read More →

Mozella Bell Announces Bid for Election to District Council 1


Mozella Bell has formally announced that she will seek election to District Council 1 in Natchitoches Parish. Bell has lived Read More →

New Curtis-Coleman Bridge to Close for O.K. Allen Demolition


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Saturday, September 19, U.S. 71/165 at the Read More →

LA Shrimpers Turn to Internet to Increase Sales

Louisiana shrimpers are struggling with extremely low wholesale prices. To increase their sales directly to consumers, which fetch a higher Read More →

Rapides Hospital to Display Sculpture Made by Special Needs Children


River Oaks is presenting a sculpture made by special needs children to the Rapides Women’s and Children’s Hospital. The ceramic Read More →

2015 Miss Merry Christmas Crowned Over Weekend


The world famous Christmas Festival in Natchitoches now has royalty. The 59th Miss Merry Christmas and the Christmas Belles were Read More →

Miss LA, Miss MS Make Top 5 at Miss America Pageant


You may have watched Miss Georgia win the Miss America crown Sunday night here on KLAX-TV. Miss Louisiana and Miss Read More →