Category Archives: Local Headlines

Home on Randolph Blvd Destroyed By Fire

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A one-story, brick home on Randolph Boulevard is destroyed by fire early this morning. Rapides Parish Fire District Two responded Read More →

Phone Scams Reported in Rapides Parish

Two unrelated phone scams have been reported in Rapides Parish. Scammers are calling people saying they are with CLECO claiming Read More →

Veterans Ceremonies Kick Off at Fort Polk

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There’s a moving reminder of how veterans saved this nation that kicked off at Fort Polk. The traditional ceremony features Read More →

Marksville Elementary Students Commemorate Veterans Day

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Students at Marksville Elementary are commemorating Veterans Day by honoring those who served. These students are remembering some of their Read More →

Heart Walk Volunteers Rally for Luncheon

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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and today volunteers in the forefront of the Read More →

Spectral Sisters Present One-Act Plays

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A series of one-act plays by local writers is now on stage at the Hearn in Downtown Alexandria, sponsored by Read More →

Community Invited to “Remembrance of the Night of the Broken Glass”

The Alexandria community is invited to the downtown cathedral at 2 o’clock on Sunday afternoon for the Remembrance of the Read More →

APD Arrest Man Charged with Obscenity, Robbery

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Alexandria police say they’ve arrested a man for exposing himself to a woman and then taking her purse.  He’s 54-year-old Read More →

Man Allegedly Abuses Elderly Woman

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A man living with an elderly woman is arrested for cruelty, domestic abuse, and false imprisonment. 39-year-old Charles Ray Moore Read More →

2015 Mardi Gras Poster Winner Announced

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Members of the Alexandria Mardi Gras Association are showing off a little swag. These include a poster, collectible medallion, and Read More →