Category Archives: Local Headlines

Man Receives Over 8 Years for Armed Robbery

A Ville Platte man is sentenced to more than eight years in prison for his part in a truck stop Read More →

Pineville Man Arrested for Firing Gun

Daniel Ellsworth (left) and Charles Pellum III (right).

On September 20th 2014, APD Officers arrested Daniel Ellsworth, 24 of Pineville and charged him with: 1ct-Illegal Discharging of Firearm Read More →

3 Deadly Accidents Occur Over Weekend

Three deadly accidents occur in three area parishes over the weekend. The latest happened yesterday afternoon. Timothy Vanness from Welsh Read More →

Police Chase Ends With Crash Into Utility Pole

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A Leesville man is under arrest for leading authorities on a chase that resulted in damage to a patrol unit. Read More →

Chas Roemer Speaks in Favor of Common Core

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The sometimes-embattled president of the State Board of Education, known as BESE, was a speaker today for the North Rapides Read More →

Man Arrested for Attempting to Lure Little Girl from her Yard

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Sheriff Sam Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office announces the September 18th , 2014 arrest of Casey A. Brown, Read More →

Man Covered in Sage, Carrying Candle to Ward Off Demons, Arrested for Meth

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On September 17, 2014, the Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of two suspicious people walking on Walker Gravel Read More →

2 Arrested for Discharging Weapons

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Alexandria police arrest 2 men for discharging weapons in the area of Kent and Monroe. They’re 20-year-old Dontavis Howard and Read More →

Grant Deputies Arrest 2 For Attempting to Apprehend Alleged Car Thief

Adam Kertz (left) and Robert Burgess Junior (right) are accused of breaking into the wrong home to apprehend a suspect.

Grant deputies say a man decided to take the law into his own hands, and now he’s under arrest. They Read More →

US Census Data Shows LA Incomes Rising Slowly

U.S. census data shows more of us in Louisiana are working, but household incomes are rising at a slow but Read More →