Category Archives: Local Headlines

Walmart Hiring 1300 Seasonal Workers in LA

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Wal-Mart is hiring 1,300 seasonal associates in Louisiana for the upcoming holiday season. Starting salaries of at least $9 will Read More →

2 Arrested for Crack After High-Speed Chase

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Two are arrested by Rapides deputies after a high-speed chase resulting in moderate damage to the patrol unit.  Dedrick and Read More →

Community College Hosts Manufacturing Expo

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Many students leave high school without a job plan in mind, but area schools are trying to showcase manufacturing in Read More →

Native American Baskets Donated to NSU Museum

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A collection of Native American baskets is donated to NSU’s Williamson Museum. Doctor Ron Wilkinson of Dallas, shown here on Read More →

LC President Creates “Board of Visitors”

Louisiana College’s new president, Doctor Rich Brewer, is creating a Board of Visitors. He says this will serve as another Read More →

Employee in DA’s Office Accused of Possible Improprieties

Rapides District Attorney Phillip Terrell says his office has discovered possible improprieties by an employee. He says the matter has Read More →

New Cougar Pups Adjust to Life at Alexandria Zoo

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Two orphaned cougar pups have been rescued from Washington and sent to the Alexandria Zoo. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach has Read More →

Lecompte Garden Club Plants Pink Flowers for Breast Cancer

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Members of the Lecompte Garden Club met early this morning to refurbish the Beauty of Life Garden in support of Read More →

LSUA Holds Mid-Day Madness

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To kick off their 2015 basketball season, LSUA held a dunk contest in their Fitness Center yesterday. The event, Mid-Day Read More →

Thousands Participate in Race for the Cure

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The weather was gloomy this weekend but that didn’t stop thousands from making their way downtown to Race for the Read More →