Category Archives: Local Headlines

Museum to Launch AMOA 4.0

The Alexandria Museum of Art (AMOA) will celebrate its 40th anniversary in 2017, in part by installing long-awaited collection galleries Read More →

Edwards Names Dardenne Comm’r of Administration

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A gubernatorial hopeful is tapped for governor-elect John Bel Edward’s top spot in his cabinet. Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne of Read More →

Sheriff Hilton Warns of IRS Scam

Rapides Sheriff William Earl Hilton warns of another IRS scam. Hilton says the callers are demanding money for a tax Read More →

3 Arrested in Home Invasion, Armed Robbery Case

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Rapides deputies make three arrests for home invasion and armed robbery. They’re 35-year-old Kolyn Daron Vinson Junior, 37-year-old Shenette Caprice Read More →

Car Accident Results in Shooting

A car accident on Lower Third and Green Oak in Alexandria results in a shooting. Police say the two-vehicle accident Read More →

Pets Take Pics with Santa at Alexandria Mall

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Santa Claus had a meet and greet Monday night with some furry friends at the Alexandria Mall. Pet owners brought Read More →

89th Christmas Fest Attracts Thousands

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Thousands of people visited Louisiana’s oldest city as it celebrated its 89th Annual Christmas Festival in downtown Natchitoches this weekend Read More →

VPSO Searches for Missing Family

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The Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding the whereabouts of Misty Marshall and her three children, Zinlee Dotson Read More →

Used Pet Supplies Being Collected Dec 14-18

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Prized Pets is a community project started by Ayden Thomas, a former student of Nachman Elementary and the 2015 5th Read More →

City Preps for WinterFete

The final preparations are being made downtown for the cities first ever WinterFete festival.  ABC 31 News Reporter Bennett Roland Read More →