Category Archives: Local Headlines

APD Report Arrest of Wrong Man

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Alexandria police are apologizing and correcting an arrest report they made last week. They incorrectly identified a man arrested for Read More →

New Website Launches to Match Employers with Job-Seekers

The state is launching a state-of-the-art job web site. It can be accessed starting Monday, to pair employers with qualified Read More →

Kevin Dorn Named Pineville Mayor Pro-Tem

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Last night, the Pineville City Council elected their presiding officer for the coming year. Kevin Dorn will serve as mayor Read More →

Students in Rapides Parish Return to School Today

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Summer is officially over for students in Rapides and many other parishes. School bus drivers, principals and teachers were all Read More →

Common Core Goes to Court Today

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As students start school, faculty and parents are still unsure about a major issue in Louisiana: common core. That determines Read More →

Cenla Food Bank Offers Back Pack Program for Children

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The Food Bank of Central Louisiana is mindful that less fortunate children often are shortchanged on weekends. They have a Read More →

LA Caterpillar Takes Equipment Simulator to Local Schools

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If you’ve ever wanted to drive some type of heavy machinery, it’s possible with a simulator. Louisiana Caterpillar is taking Read More →

Police To Be Out in Force for 1st Day of School

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The new school year starts in the morning, and law enforcement agents say they’ll be out in force to make Read More →

3 Arrested for Burglary Saturday

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Alexandria police arrest 3 people for a vehicle burglary on Avenue C very early Saturday. Police say they’ve arrested 31-year-old Read More →

Man Arrested for Firing Shots at Residence

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At approximately 9:40 pm August 10th, 2014, deputies responded to a disturbance call in the 100 block of Borland Rd Read More →