Category Archives: Local Headlines

Former Marshal Asks Judge for Reduced Bond

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One of the two former marshals accused of murder is back in court wanting his million-dollar bond reduced. Yesterday, State Read More →

Pollack Man Arrested for Multiple Sex Crimes

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Rapides deputies locate a Pollock man in Sabine parish for multiple sex crimes.  He’s 22-year-old Tyler Curtis Hill, charged with Read More →

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Shooting Her Neighbor

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Vernon deputies arrest a woman for shooting her neighbor on November 24th.  Deputies say 68-year-old Joeann Link of Leesville is Read More →

St. Mary’s Residents Enjoy Holiday Party

Children and young adults from Saint Mary’s Training School enjoyed a spectacular holiday party Wednesday afternoon.  This is the 6th Read More →

NRBIA Meeting Features Special Message

The North Rapides Business and Industry Alliance held their last meeting before the Christmas holiday and heard a special message Read More →

5th Graders Receive DARE Graduation Diploma

This time of the year not only marks the holidays, it’s also DARE graduation time. Yesterday afternoon nearly 30 fifth Read More →

ACT, APACVB Unveil New Northup Trail

The Avoyelles Commission of Tourism and Alexandria Pineville Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau participated in the unveiling of the new Read More →

FEC Filings Begin for 2016 Senate Race

Just when you might have thought Louisiana politics is taking a break, not so.  Politicians are filing papers with the Read More →

Marshals Involved in Shooting Indicted for Murder

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Two city marshals involved in the shooting a 6-year-old boy have been formally indicted for murder. A 2-count indictment is Read More →

Angola Warden to Resign as of January 1st

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The man who has been warden of the Louisiana State Prison at Angola is resigning as of January 1st, somewhat Read More →