Category Archives: Local Headlines

Police Remind Drivers to Watch Out for Children on Labor Day

Law enforcement officials are asking you to keep in mind that Monday is a holiday where children are out of Read More →

Deputies Searching for Suspect in Burglaries


We’re about to show you 3 surveillance shots of suspects wanted for recent burglaries in the Lecompte and Cheneyville area. Read More →

Town Talk Building Sold, Newspaper to Remain


Headquarters for the Alexandria Daily Town Talk will remain on Third Street, even though the building is now sold. The Read More →

Shepherd Center to Close After 32 Years


After 32 years of service to the community, The Shepherd Center is closing. The familiar headquarters on Jackson Street was Read More →

Paragon’s New Pastry Chef Making Changes at Buffet

The Paragon Casino in Marksville has a new pastry chef who is making some sweet changes at the resort’s buffet. Read More →

September is a Busy Month in Avoyelles

September has a busy schedule happening in Avoyelles parish such as church fairs, a quilt show, senior health and fun Read More →

Tax Free Hunting Supplies This Weekend


This weekend might just be the weekend you’ve been waiting for to stock up on hunting supplies. Those items will Read More →

Educator Teaches Public About Signs of Child Abuse

September is Child Safety and Infant Mortality Month. So make sure you recognize the signs and symptoms of child abuse Read More →

Gas Skimming Investigation Underway in Baton Rouge


If you pay at the pump, you could be at risk of gas skimming. An investigation is underway in Baton Read More →

Forest Classes Held for 2 Native American Tribes

Kisatchie National Forest held a timber marking class yesterday. The class is for two Native American tribes, the Coushatta and Read More →