Category Archives: Local Headlines

After Qualifying, Many Elected Unopposed

When the smoke cleared Friday afternoon at courthouses and the secretary of state’s offices in Baton Rouge, some candidates were Read More →

Police ID Officer Involved in Fort Polk Soldier Shooting

Alexandria police release more information about the officer-involved shooting that happened August 16th. Fork Polk soldier, 22-year-old Mitchel Ryan Bethin, Read More →

Fort Polk Letters, Petitions Deadline Tonight

Midnight tonight is the deadline to save Fort Polk with letters of support. Fort Polk Progress has been lobbying for Read More →

Couple Arrested for Keeping Little Girl in Cage

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A couple faces cruelty charges after being accused of keeping a little girl in a case. Police arrested Jennifer Chapman Read More →

Mike Small to Defend Fort Polk Soldier in Assault Case

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Prominent criminal lawyer Mike Small of Alexandria is defending a Fort Polk soldier shot last weekend by an Alexandria policeman. Read More →

Local Woman Shoots Man in Apparent Domestic Dispute

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An Alexandria woman is arrested for shooting a man this afternoon at the Cabana Mobile Home Estates on North Bolton. Read More →

18-Year-Old Arrested for Inappropriate Behavior with Forest Hill Girl

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A Glenmora teen is arrested for inappropriate behavior with a Forest Hill girl. 18-year-old Jesus Romero Rubio is charged with Read More →

Qualifying Ends for November Elections

The slates are set for the November 4th primary elections in Louisiana. Some are re-elected without opposition, some have challengers, Read More →

School Bus Accident Injures One

At 7:59AM this morning, August 22 2014, APD Officers responded to the intersection of Jackson and Foisy Streets in reference Read More →

Child Calls 911 to Report Mother’s Drug Overdose

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A Grant Parish woman is under arrest after her child called 911 when the mom passed out from a drug Read More →