Category Archives: Local Headlines

ATC Arrests Alexandria Business Owner

Sam Habbas

Baton Rouge, LA – Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC) agents, with the assistance of the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Read More →

Enhanced utility billing system launched

Alexandria, Louisiana— Alexandria’s new enhanced utility billing system makes it easier to manage your account, access your information, and pay Read More →

Boil Advisory Lifted

Update – The boil advisory for the Vandenburg Drive area in Alexandria has been lifted. Alexandria,  Louisiana—A  boil  advisory  has Read More →

Meth Arrests in Pineville

Mathew Wayne Grassa_Tuesday Michelle Ambrose

Press Release – On February 12th , 2015, deputies assigned to the Sheriff’s Office Metro Division arrested two subjects on Read More →

Help Save Fort Polk

Polk Progress is calling on surrounding communities to demonstrate our commitment to Fort Polk, soldiers and their families. Fort Polk Read More →

Drug Traffickers Arrested in Alexandria

John Marshall

State police arrest two out-of-state men for drug trafficking; they were taken into custody at the Alexandria International Airport. Troopers Read More →

Bead Town Prints Available for Sale

Bead Town Prints

NATCHITOCHES – Three hundred limited edition canvas prints of artist Stephan Wanger’s “Un Rue Principale en Louisiane (A Main Street Read More →

NSU Online Programs Get High Ranks for Affordability

NATCHITOCHES – Three higher education websites have recognized Northwestern State University’s online bachelor’s programs in criminal justice and psychology and Read More →

Foodapalooza Scheduled for February

ALEXANDRIA – The Third Annual Foodapalooza, an event that celebrates Central Louisiana foods and food producers, will be February 26-28 Read More →

Veteran K-9 Lost to Illness

Ricco

Alexandria police are mourning the loss of a beloved K-9 service dog named Ricco. He was rushed to the LSU Read More →