Category Archives: Local Headlines

News Conference Held on Loitering, Littering in Alexandria

Alexandria Councilman, Roosevelt Johnson held a small news conference about the issues of loitering and littering on the corner of Read More →

Officials Rescue Injured Deer Hunter

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A deer hunter finds himself stuck and in need of help. Vernon deputies and others rescued 53-year-old Charles Steiner Senior Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts District 29 Senate Forum

The Exchange Club forum for the District 29 Senate race was held yesterday afternoon.  The two candidates in the race Read More →

Zoo Boo Expected to Bring Large Crowds

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It’s time to join the Alexandria Zoo for the biggest Halloween extravaganza in the city, Zoo Boo.  Here’s ABC 31’s Read More →

Insurance Commissioner Blames Governor for Debt Notices

Source: http://www.ktbs.com/story/30314729/louisiana-omv-letters-threatening-fines-for-lapsed-insurance

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is blaming Governor Bobby Jindal for debt notices going out to more than a million Read More →

State Police: Many Teen Deaths in Car Crashes Preventable

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Every year, five thousand teens lose their lives in car crashes. Of course, most of these crashes can be prevented Read More →

Paragon Casino Open Arcade

A new feature is being added to the Paragon Casino in Marksville. It’s an arcade that will open next month. Read More →

Area Businessman Sentenced to 3 Years for Selling Drugs

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An area businessman is sentenced to three years in prison for selling drugs out of his storage facility. 51-year-old Stephen Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held at Timeless Med Spa

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Yesterday the Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the newly remodeled Timeless Med Spa located on North Boulevard. Read More →

Local Foods Initiative Celebrates National Food Day

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It’s time for fall veggies, and yesterday the farmers market on Jackson Street is honored for National Food Day. The Read More →