Category Archives: Local Headlines

CLECO Hearings Begin Monday

Hearings on the sale of CLECO to Canadian interests will begin Monday morning at 9:30 in the Pineville City Council Read More →

State Police Promise Complete Investigation in Death of 6-Year-Old

State Police Commander Mike Edmondson appears in Marksville today to lend his promise of a thorough investigation into that Tuesday Read More →

Suspect’s Mom Shot by Police During Marksville Standoff

A stand-off in Marksville ended last night about 6:30 with no one else hurt. Police say 32-year-old will Ray Lashney Read More →

Dardenne Endorses John Bel Edwards for Governor

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The man who finished 4th in the primary election for governor today endorses John Bel Edwards. The rumors had swirled Read More →

“Scouting for Food” Canned Food Drive Runs Through Nov. 14th

The Louisiana Purchase Council, Boy Scouts of America and the Food Bank of Central Louisiana held a press conference to Read More →

6-Year-Old Dies After Being Shot During Vehicle Pursuit

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A 6-year-old is dead and a suspect in a fleeing vehicle is in critical condition after officer-involved shootings in Marksville.  Read More →

Ribbon Cutting, Open House Held at Kramer Funeral Home

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One of the oldest family businesses in Central Louisiana had a ribbon cutting and open house this morning.  Kramer Funeral Read More →

Character Breakfast To Be Held Saturday

Children can enjoy a special breakfast with characters Saturday at Cabrini School.  It’s all part of the school’s annual festival. Read More →

Newly Elected State Senator Shares Plans for Upcoming Term

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As we all know the residents of Senate District 29 elected a new senator in the election last month.  He’s Read More →

Alexandria City Council Approves WinterFete

The Alexandria City Council approves a new festival for the first weekend in December.  WinterFete will run December 3rd through Read More →