Category Archives: Local Headlines

City of Leesville Issues Boil Advisory

On Tuesday morning, the City of Leesville repaired a water line on Highway 28 due to low water pressure and Read More →

Lt. Gov. Visits AMoA

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Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne visits the Alexandria Museum of Art with words of encouragement about state funding for cultural attractions. Read More →

City, Police Jury Headed Back to Court Over Parking Lot

The fight between the City of Alexandria and the Rapides Parish Police Jury is headed back to court. The city 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 were Read More →

Donations Provide Menard with New Clubhouse

Thanks to a few anonymous donations Menard’s baseball team will have access to a new clubhouse. The new clubhouse gives Read More →

LSUA Generals Win Tournament

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The Generals are the Red River Athletic Champions and today was time to celebrate. Students, instructors and many other members Read More →

Wal-Mart Hiring for New Neighborhood Market

Wal-Mart is hiring nearly 30 people for a new neighborhood market opening this spring in Colfax. Applicants are advised to Read More →

BESIE Reviews State Funding for K-12

State educators are mulling over the state funding formula for K through 12 public schools. The State Board of Elementary Read More →

Secretary of State Warns of Phone Scam

Secretary of State Tom Schedler is warning business owners about a phone scam. He says a company named Louisiana Council Read More →

Nurseries Find Ways to Handle Winter Weather

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You may be seeing several sheets and tarps covering plants during the recent cold weather.   But, there has been real Read More →