Category Archives: Local Headlines

College Goal Sunday Provides Tips on Affording College

The state’s College Goal Sunday is being held twice this year on February 28th and March 6th. The purpose is Read More →

Leesville Man Dies when Hit by SUV After Motorcycle Crash

A Leesville man was killed last night after he was involved in a motorcycle crash and was hit by an Read More →

Local Elementary School Participates in Local Foods Program

North Bayou Rapides Elementary participates in the Harvest of the Month Program put on by CLEDA.  The event is to Read More →

CLECO Hosts Black History Month Event

Former state senator, Sharon Weston Bromme, was the guest speaker at CLECO’s Black History Month event.  Bromme’s presentation focuses on Read More →

So Rare Antique Show Starts Today

It’s the 43rd year for the So Rare Antique Show and Sale.  This annual event benefits the Pineville High Booster Read More →

Alexandria Woman Arrested After Causing School Lockdown

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A 24-year-old Alexandria woman is arrested by Rapides deputies for creating a scene at Martin Park Elementary and causing the Read More →

Judge Recommends Against CLECO Sale

An administrative law judge is recommending against the sale of CLECO to a Canadian collection of investors.  Valerie Seal Meiners Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for New Location of Alexandria Eye & Laser

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The Chamber Red Coats were up early yesterday morning welcoming Louisiana Eye and Laser to their new location in Pineville. Read More →

Cong. Abraham Visits Tioga High School

Congressman Ralph Abraham made a stop at Tioga High School today to speak to the ROTC students. After the ROTC Read More →

Funding Comes Up Short for Public Schools

Over 500 school board members flocked to the state capitol to hear that state funding is $12 million short for Read More →