Category Archives: Local Headlines

Weekend Easter Egg Hunt a Huge Success

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People say this last weekend’s turnout for the first annual Easter egg hunt in City Park was egg-cellent! Nearly seven Read More →

Man Wins Major Pre-Trial Contest in Federal Court

A man accused of trying to blow up his wife in Catahoula parish wins a major pre-trial contest in federal Read More →

Forest Hill in Trouble Over Latest Audit

The village of Forest Hill is in trouble over its latest audit. Auditors say a former clerk improperly re-paid money Read More →

Alexandria Housing Authority May Payout Over Half-Million to HUD

A legislative audit indicates the Alexandria Housing Authority is being asked to re-pay more than a half-million dollars to HUD, Read More →

New Candidate for Sheriff Enters Race

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Billy Burns issues a news release to announce his candidacy for the Rapides Sheriff’s Office. Burns says he would be Read More →

Run-Offs in Outlying CenLA Parishes Decided Over Weekend

A handful of run-offs and propositions in outlying Central Louisiana parishes have been decided. Elections were held Saturday. The new Read More →

State Judge Throws Out Common Core Lawsuit

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Educators say common core is legal. A Baton Rouge State District Judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by the Read More →

Cultural Exchange Services Seeks Host Families for Exchange Students

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) is seeking local families interested in hosting international high school students, ages 15-18, from Europe, Read More →

First Tee Program Visits Alma Redwine

Representatives of the First Tee Program were at Alma Redwine New Vision Academy. They held a session this morning to Read More →

LSUA, LSUE to Pool Resources

Two local branches of LSU sign an agreement that will provide benefits for students here and in Eunice. School officials Read More →