Category Archives: Local Headlines

Alexandria Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

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On September 2nd 2014, Alexandria Police arrested Louis Blake Means Sr, 19 of Alexandria and charged him with 1ct-Attempted Second Read More →

Murder Trial Begins in Alexandria

Opening arguments begin in federal court in Alexandria for the murder trial of a man accused of shooting and cutting Read More →

2 Jailers Injured During Escape Attempt

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Two jailers are hurt after an attempted escape last night in Vernon Parish. Deputies arrested Jose Ayala III and Joshua Read More →

Leesville Man Wanted on Domestic Abuse Charges

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Vernon Parish authorities are trying to locate 34-year-old Jeremiah Lee Bell of Leesville. He’s wanted on active warrants for domestic Read More →

Donelon Speaks to Natchitoches Chamber

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This is the busiest time of year for State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon. He’s in Natchitoches today for the Natchitoches Read More →

APD Search for Tire, Wheel Thieves

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Alexandria police say there’s been an increase in tire and wheel thefts in recent months. They say it’s happening citywide. Read More →

Sanders Murder Trial to Begin Next Week

Opening arguments are expected next week in federal court in the capital murder trial of Thomas Steven Sanders. The 57-year-old Read More →

City of Alexandria Issues Boil Advisory

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Alexandria, Louisiana—A water main blowout today on Brenda Street has resulted in the need for a boil water advisory a Read More →

Obstruction of Justice Arrest Made in Homicide Case

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Another arrest is made in the murder of a Rosepine man who went missing in March. Robert Worth of Leesville Read More →

Motorcyclist Killed by Suspected Impaired Driver

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State police say an Allen Parish motorcyclist was killed last night by a suspected impaired driver in Jeff Davis Parish. Read More →