Category Archives: Local Headlines

Local Football Player Earns Scholarship to Milsaps

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A Fort Polk family member inks a scholarship to Milsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi. Andru Johnson has been a standout Read More →

Level II Endangered Missing Child

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***UPDATE*** The Level II Endangered/Missing Child Media Advisory has been cancelled.  Jalon Bradley has been located safe in Jackson, Mississippi.  Freeman Read More →

Covington Legislator Opposes His Own Bill

A Covington legislator backs off on his own bill to prohibit fees on plastic and paper bags.  The state representative Read More →

Bill Aims to Expand Avoyelles Port Commission

A bill to re-configure the make-up of the Avoyelles Port Commission is now half-way through the legislature.  It’s sponsored by Read More →

Teens Accused of Break-Ins at Tioga Schools

Rapides deputies say two under-age teens are accused of break-ins over the weekend at Tioga High, Junior High and the Read More →

LC Pres Reaches 1 Year Milestone

Dr. Brewer, Louisiana College’s ninth president, has reached his one year anniversary.  We spoke to him about what he’s accomplished Read More →

Exchange Club Luncheon Focuses on Human Trafficking Awareness

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month and one serious form of child abuse is human trafficking.  In 2015, Louisiana saw Read More →

Woodworth Teen Arrested for Sexual Behavior with Child

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On April 12th , 2016, the Woodworth Police Department received a complaint in reference to criminal sexual conduct, which occurred Read More →

Sheriff Franklin’s Niece Dies in Car Crash

A Vidalia woman was killed Wednesday night in Concordia parish.  State troopers say 26-year-old Lauren Franklin lost control of her Read More →

Cenla Chamber Visits LA Legislature

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Yesterday was Central Louisiana day at the Louisiana Legislature, led by the Chamber of Commerce, to meet the governor and Read More →