Category Archives: Local Headlines

Kennedy Criticizes Efforts to Change Health Insurance for State Workers

State Treasurer John Kennedy has harsh words about efforts to change group health insurance for state workers and teachers. John Read More →

VA Conducts “Stand Down” To Help Homeless Veterans

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The VA Hospital conducts what it calls a Stand Down. The medical center is offering services to homeless veterans. This Read More →

Fort Polk Supporters Send in Most Letters in Country

Fort Polk is being considered for massive cuts, but not without a fight. The base could soon lose 65 hundred Read More →

Pineville Woman Allegedly Steals Medication from Elderly

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Grant deputies arrest a 24-year-old Pineville woman for stealing prescription medicine from an elderly person she was caring for. Courtney Read More →

RPSO Searches for Runaway Juvenile

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The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office juvenile detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a runaway juvenile. Megan Nicole Johnson Read More →

Lafayette Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

A Lafayette man dies in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 49 in Saint Landry Parish. He’s 67-year-old Donald Royer. State Read More →

MLK Library Branch Now Open for Business

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The new Martin Luther King branch of the Rapides Parish Library is open for business. It’s on Broadway and is Read More →

New Traffic Patterns Begin Tomorrow on Hwy. 165 in Pineville

The traffic pattern on the Pineville side of the Red River between the O.K. Allen Bridge and Pineville High will Read More →

Closing Arguments in Sanders Case Begin Tomorrow Morning

Closing arguments in the life or death penalty phase of the Thomas Steven Sanders case begin at 10am tomorrow morning Read More →

LHSAA Meets with Local Officials About Basketball Tournaments

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A group of area leaders today meet with officials from the state high school athletic association. The effort is to Read More →