Category Archives: Local Headlines

Mardi Gras Festivities in Mamou Attracts People Despite Cold

The cold weather definitely didn’t keep people from celebrating a tradition yesterday morning for the Tee-Mamou Mardi Gras. Folks showed Read More →

Courir de Mardi Gras Features Chicken Chase for Gumbo

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In Evangeline parish, the famous Courir de Mardi Gras started early yesterday morning. This tradition goes back decades and is Read More →

City Councilman Expresses Anger Over Park Vandalism

An Alexandria city councilman is angry over property damage in a recreation park. ABC 31’s Bennett Roland Junior shows us Read More →

3 Arrested in Fight After Krewe’s Parade

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Officers responded to a number of disturbances on a parking lot in the 2100 Block of North Mall Drive at Read More →

No Structures in Immediate Danger from Wood Fire Near Gorum

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Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Natchitoches Parish Fire Districts #4, #5, Flatwoods Fire Department, La. Department of Agriculture and Forestry, US Read More →

Many Rapides Voters Switch Party Affiliation for Primary

Here’s what the voter registration landscape now looks like for the March 5th Presidential Primary in Rapides Parish. Remember, Wednesday Read More →

RPSO Searches for Runaway Juvenile

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The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s  assistance in locating a runaway Juvenile, Mycha Ebey. Mycha is a 16 Read More →

Standoff in Grant Parish Leads to Arrest of Pollock Man

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The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office received a call of a disturbance in Pollock.  When the Pollock Police Department and the Read More →

Leesville Man Arrested in Improper Sexual Conduct Case

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On the evening of January 29, 2016 Leesville Police Department received a complaint of sexual misconduct involving a male substitute Read More →

2 More Suspects Arrested in Stabbing Case

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Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested two additional suspects in connection with the January 30th Stabbing Death of Dylan Kyle Read More →