Category Archives: Local Headlines

State income tax filing begins today

LDR implements enhanced security measures to crack down on fraudulent activity to safeguard taxpayers BATON ROUGE – Tuesday, January 19 Read More →

Local Students to Participate in National Pro-Life March

For the second year in a row, students from Holy Savior Menard Central High School will be traveling to Washington Read More →

Alexandria Mayor Holds First Meeting of New Year

Mayor Jacques Roy invites the media to his first meeting of the New Year. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach has more Read More →

Medicaid Expansion Coming to LA

Governor John Bel Edwards signed Medicaid expansion into law. Louisiana is only the third state in the south to expand Read More →

3 Local Senators Appointed to Chairmanships

Three area senators are appointed to chairmanships in the new Louisiana Legislature during Monday’s swearing in ceremony. Eric LaFleur of Read More →

BLOOD SUPPLY CRITICALLY LOW

January 10, 2016 – Shreveport, La. –The blood supply has now reached a critically low level. Following reports in recent Read More →

Yesterday Marks the Start of King Cake Season

The Feast of the Epiphany or the twelfth night after Christmas was yesterday. It’s also the beginning of the carnival Read More →

RPSB Votes on 2016 President, Vice President

The Rapides Parish School Board votes each January for a new president and vice president. But this year, the board Read More →

CLTCC Welcomes Community College President

Central Louisiana Technical Community College (CLTCC) welcomed Doctor Monty Sullivan, president of Louisiana’s Community and Technical College System, to its Read More →

AMOA Hosts Poetry Workshop

High school students participate in a poetry workshop at the Alexandria Museum of Art. The workshop is an effort to Read More →