Category Archives: Local Headlines

Mayor, DA Candidates Attend Q&A

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Mayoral candidates for Alexandria and Rapides Parish District Attorney positions attend a question and answer session. The Q&A is sponsored Read More →

Arrest Made in Criminal Sexual Conduct Case

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Rapides deputies make an arrest in a criminal sexual conduct case. This is 44-year-old Tully Timothy Guidry of Lake Arthur Read More →

Alexandria Man Arrested for Armed Robbery

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A 28-year-old Alexandria man is arrested for armed robbery. Raynell Hicks is accused of holding up a man yesterday near Read More →

Landrieu in Leesville Today to Meet with Fort Polk Progress

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U.S. Senate candidate Mary Landrieu is in Leesville today meeting with the group organized to save Fort Polk. You may Read More →

Critical Audits Reveal Problems with 4H Foundation, Others

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Critical audits out of Baton Rouge for government bodies include the Louisiana 4H Foundation. Auditors warn some boards are not Read More →

Coalition of Retired Teachers Hosts Candidate Meet & Greet

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The Coalition of Retired Teachers meet and greet a slew of candidates. Candidates for a dozen races affecting Central Louisiana Read More →

Senior Citizens Spend Friday Morning at the Fair

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Friday at the fair is a long tradition for Rapides Parish seniors. These seniors, some who hail from nursing homes, Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Congressional Candidates

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With less than a month to go before the election, we get to hear more from candidates in a key Read More →

Parish Fair Offers Inexpensive Food Choices

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Planning to go out to dinner this weekend? ABC 31 News Reporter Bennett Roland Junior says head to the fair. Read More →

Cassidy Comments on Federal Ebola Response

U.S. Senate Candidate Bill Cassidy is in Central Louisiana today, first in Ferriday and then here in Alexandria, to tour Read More →