Category Archives: Local Headlines

Abraham Addresses Rotary Today

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Congressman Ralph Abraham spoke to the Downtown Rotary Club today. Abraham represents the Fifth Congressional District in Louisiana. This includes Read More →

RRMC earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Designation

Rapides Regional Medical Center has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The Read More →

Fort Polk Soldier receives Purple Heart

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By CHUCK CANNON Fort Polk Guardian staff writer FORT POLK, La. — Nov. 5, 2009, dawned like most any other Read More →

Splash Kingdom Ticket Giveaway!

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CLICK AND WIN! SPLASH KINGDOM WATERPARK KLAX-TV is giving away free passes all summer long!  A winner every week!  Enter Read More →

High water temporarily closes boat launches on Red River

Natchitoches, Louisiana … The public boat launching ramps (operated by the Red River Waterway Commission) on the Red River will Read More →

Annual Pow Wow this Weekend

The annual Pow Wow by the Tunica-Biloxi Legend Keepers at the Barbry Convention Center in Marksville is this weekend. There Read More →

New Citizens Welcomed Today

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Today in Alexandria, new Americans are welcomed to our country. These newly naturalized residents take the oaths of office before Read More →

1-Armed Police Officer Speaks to Students

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Rashad Bristo, is the first person in the state of Louisiana and the country to graduate from a police academy Read More →

2 Arrested After Crash

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Two people are arrested by Vernon deputies after a two-car accident last Saturday. They’re 23-year-old Damarcus Gibson of Fort Polk Read More →

House Passes “Common Core Compromise”

A bill is now headed to the house floor in Baton Rouge to provide what backers call a common core Read More →