Category Archives: Local Headlines

3 Local Men Vying for Empty State Senate Seat

Left to right: Ed Larvadain III, Alexandria City Councilman Roosevelt Johnson, and Alexandria attorney Jay Luneau.

At least three people are in line for the recently-vacated senate seat of Rick Gallot. The men include Alexandria City Read More →

Renegade Harley Aims to Help Local Non-Profits

Renegade Harley Davidson is reaching out to the community and lending a hand to non-profit organizations. Here is Brandi Wills Read More →

Parents Expected to Buy School Supplies During Tax-Free Weekend


School starts Monday in Rapides parish and this weekend stores will be able to offer state-tax-free sales. ABC 31 News Read More →

Natchez Fall Pilgrimage Runs Through Oct 12

You can travel back in regional history at the Natchez Fall Pilgrimage next month. Just little more than an hour Read More →

School Starts Monday in Rapides Parish


School starts Monday for public schools in Rapides parish. Open houses are underway to provide families with opportunities to meet Read More →

Summer Camp Aims to Keep Kids Sharp During Summer


With the countdown to the first day of school underway, today ABC 31 News’ Reporter, Bennett Roland Jr. takes a Read More →

Man Arrested for Violating Restraining Order


Rapides deputies arrest a Boyce man they say refused to comply with a restraining order, even to the point of Read More →

Man Arrested Following High-Speed Car Chase


Natchitoches police arrest a man after a high-speed chase that ended when he crashed into a parked car and a Read More →

CLEDA Workshop Focuses on Training Employees

CLEDA holds a special workshop today focusing on training your employees and emotional intelligence. The guest speaker was Parrish Taylor, Read More →

Rapides Coliseum Project is Underway


The Rapides Coliseum project is set for a million-dollar windfall. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach explains how the project is funded. Read More →