Category Archives: Local Headlines

BLOOD SUPPLY CRITICALLY LOW

January 10, 2016 – Shreveport, La. –The blood supply has now reached a critically low level. Following reports in recent Read More →

Yesterday Marks the Start of King Cake Season

The Feast of the Epiphany or the twelfth night after Christmas was yesterday. It’s also the beginning of the carnival Read More →

RPSB Votes on 2016 President, Vice President

The Rapides Parish School Board votes each January for a new president and vice president. But this year, the board Read More →

CLTCC Welcomes Community College President

Central Louisiana Technical Community College (CLTCC) welcomed Doctor Monty Sullivan, president of Louisiana’s Community and Technical College System, to its Read More →

AMOA Hosts Poetry Workshop

High school students participate in a poetry workshop at the Alexandria Museum of Art. The workshop is an effort to Read More →

Treasurer Kennedy Addresses Waste of Taxpayer Money

State Treasurer John Kennedy visited Central Louisiana yesterday afternoon to talk about the waste of taxpayer money. Kennedy also elaborated Read More →

New Head of LA DOTD: More Funding Needed for Highways

Shawn Wilson, the newly appointed Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development says it will be up to Read More →

Funeral Arrangements Set for Fran Bolton Davis

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Funeral services are set for Fran Bolton Davis, a member of a pioneer family in Rapides parish. She was also Read More →

Arraignment Held in Former Marshals Case

Two former marshals accused of killing a young boy and wounding his dad back in November appeared in court yesterday Read More →

DNA Results Needed to ID Remains found in Mansura

Avoyelles officials say they’re waiting on forensic anthropologists to ID remains found Sunday near the railroad tracks in Mansura. The Read More →