Category Archives: Local Headlines

TREE House Museum to Host Train Day

Train fans are in luck this weekend. The TREE House is hosting Train Day inside and outside. The TREE House Read More →

Arrest Made in Harassment, Stalking Case

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A Forest Hill man is arrested for criminal trespass and stalking. He’s 51-year-old Charles Gregory Lessing of Forest Hill. Rapides Read More →

John Bel Edwards Visits Cenla for Fundraiser

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Democratic gubernatorial candidate, John Bel Edwards, arrived in Central Louisiana today to attend a fundraiser for his campaign at newly Read More →

Alexandria Man Arrested in Theft of Off-Road Vehicles

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Rapides deputies arrest a man for possession of stolen off-road vehicles. He’s 25-year-old Albert Lewis King Junior of Alexandria. Deputies Read More →

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 →