Category Archives: Local Headlines

Boil Advisory in Effect for EMC Water System

A boil advisory is imposed for the EMC Water System because of leaks on Elmer Road. The system serves customers Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts Pineville Judge Candidates

The Exchange Club continues with its forums today with candidates from Pineville for the city and ward court judge there. Read More →

Sanders Argues Murder Case Belongs in State Court Not Federal

Testimony continues today in the federal trial of a Mississippi man accused of capital murder of a 12-year-old girl. Sanders Read More →

2nd Amendment Sales Tax Holiday Starts Friday

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Tomorrow begins the Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday. This is one of several shopping days afforded to Louisiana residents Read More →

Lane Closures: Pineville Expressway

US 167, Purple Heart Bridge – US 165; Rapides Parish; LA; Project # H.010321; Control Section 023-01** The Louisiana Department Read More →

Fall Court Opening Held Today

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The fall opening of court in the 9th Judicial District is held this morning in the Rapides Parish Courthouse. This Read More →

Man Allegedly Steals Car From Hospital

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On September 2nd 2014, Alexandria Police arrested Chavaris J. White, 19 of Alexandria and charged him with: 1ct-Theft of a Read More →

Alexandria Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

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On September 2nd 2014, Alexandria Police arrested Louis Blake Means Sr, 19 of Alexandria and charged him with 1ct-Attempted Second Read More →

Murder Trial Begins in Alexandria

Opening arguments begin in federal court in Alexandria for the murder trial of a man accused of shooting and cutting Read More →

2 Jailers Injured During Escape Attempt

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Two jailers are hurt after an attempted escape last night in Vernon Parish. Deputies arrested Jose Ayala III and Joshua Read More →