Category Archives: Local Headlines

Job Fair Presents Opportunities for Youth Challenge Cadets

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The National Guard Youth Foundation and the National Black Chamber of Commerce held the first of its kind job fair Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held at Alexandria Heart & Vascular Center

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A ribbon cutting and celebration is being held for the Alexandria Heart and Vascular Center on Pecan Park Avenue. The Read More →

Qualifying Begins Tomorrow for Presidential Primary

Qualifying begins tomorrow for candidates in the Louisiana presidential preference primary to be held in March next year. It’s also Read More →

4th Arrest Made in Thanksgiving Shooting

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A 4th arrest is made today in the Thanksgiving shooting near the mall. 22-year-old Kentavion Louis Williams of Pineville was Read More →

Arts Council to Present Christmas Jingle & Jazz

Get ready for the holidays with a program called Christmas Jingle and Jazz.  It’s scheduled for December 4th at 7 Read More →

NSU Mourns Death of Longest Serving President

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Funeral services for NSU President Emeritus Doctor Randall Webb will be Monday morning at 10 in Prather Coliseum.  Visitation will Read More →

Man Charged with 22 Burglary Charges Around Pineville Area

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An Alexandria man is arrested for 22 charges of break-in’s over the past three weeks in the Pineville area.  He’s Read More →

Man Uses Sword in Fight, Charged with Attempted Murder

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Alexandria police say a local man used a sword during a fight with another and is now charged with attempted Read More →

Vitter Criticizes Jindal’s Budget Plan

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David Vitter says nobody has enough information from Governor Jindal to evaluate a plan to fill the massive budget hole Read More →

Rep. Johnson Looks Ahead to Election This Weekend

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After John Bel Edwards visited the people of Alexandria, he made his way to Marksville for another rally.  Edwards elaborated Read More →