Category Archives: Local Headlines

Current and Upcoming Fiscal Years Short on Money

Yesterday we learned, from the new governor’s administration, that fiscally, things are much worse. Short on money is public schools Read More →

Boyce Man Arrested for Multiple Counts of Rape

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Rapides deputies arrest a Boyce man for repeatedly raping a woman. 52-year-old Jeffery Dwayne Ducote Senior is charged with four Read More →

State Police Remind Drivers to be Responsible on New Year’s

Many of you will be out celebrating the New Year tonight and a reminder, it’s always good to designate a Read More →

Local Rep Proposes Bill Making it Illegal to Burn Explosives

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A Central Louisiana lawmaker is co-sponsoring a bill to make it illegal to burn explosives. State Representative Terry Brown and Read More →

Jindal Issues State of Emergency Due to Flooding

BATON ROUGE—Today, Governor Bobby Jindal issued a state of emergency due to the imminent threat of flooding along the Mississippi Read More →

Montgomery Man Killed in Crash

State police say a Montgomery man was killed last night in Winn Parish. They say 58-year-old Franklin Davis lost control Read More →

J. L. Robertson Branch to Close Month of January 2016

(Pineville, LA) The Rapides Parish Library’s J. L. Robertson Branch, located at 809 Tioga High School Road will close Thursday, Read More →

APD, CrossFit Raise Scholarship Funds for LSUA Students

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LSUA received a check on behalf of the Alexandria Police Department and CrossFit yesterday. Law enforcement participated in a CrossFit Read More →

New Museum Opens at Southern Forest Heritage Museum

The new Civilian Conservation Corps Museum is being set up at the Southern Forest Heritage Museum in Central Louisiana.  ABC Read More →

NSU Honors Summer & Fall Graduates

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Northwestern State University awards some 925 degrees Friday morning.  These are students who completed course work during the summer and Read More →