Category Archives: Local Headlines

911 Ceremonies Held Locally, Nationally

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Today the nation observes the 13th anniversary of the 911 terror attacks with ceremonies at ground zero, The Pentagon, and Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Candidates for Division G Judgeship

Three more candidates appear today in a forum sponsored by the Exchange Club. They are seeking the Division G Judgeship Read More →

Arrests Made in Armed Robbery

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On 9-10-14 the Alexandria Police were dispatched 1700 block of Jackson Street in reference to a disturbance. The officer made Read More →

APD Awaits Extradition of Teen Accused of Bomb Threats

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A teenager faces serious charges tonight after he’s accused of phoning in a bomb threat yesterday. The bomb threat disrupted Read More →

Natchitoches School Board Member Wins Candidacy Challenge

A school board member in Natchitoches Parish wins a challenge to his candidacy at the appeals court level. The Ethics Read More →

Fort Polk Soldier Dies After Reported Break-In

Fort Polk says an investigation is underway into the death of a soldier on post Friday night. It happened near Read More →

Natchitoches Police Search for Missing Girl

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Natchitoches police need help finding a missing woman who is mentally disabled. 28-year-old Ebony Prater was last seen Saturday at Read More →

Bomb Threat Called in to 4 Local Schools

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Students at four Rapides Parish schools evacuated this morning because of bomb scares, though nothing was found. The phone calls Read More →

Pineville Police Officer Kills Man With Sword

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A Pineville police officer kills a man they say threatened him with a large sword. The man who died is Read More →

Jury Convicts Sanders of Capital Murder

An Alexandria federal court jury of six men and six women convicts Thomas Sanders of capital murder. The prosecution is Read More →