Category Archives: Local Headlines

Gas Leak Caused When Car Hit Meter


We have an update on that gas leak in Wardville. Officials with Atmos say a car hit a meter and Read More →

Fight Leads to Arrest


A fight over the weekend leads Rapides deputies to arrest a woman from Deville. She’s 40-year-old Alana Vanmol. Deputies say Read More →

Kiwanis Honors Firefighter of the Year


The Kiwanis Club honored the 2015 Firefighter of the Year today. Fire Investigator Samuel Allen is a six-year veteran of Read More →

LSUA Hosts Healthcare Forum

LSUA hosts a follow up to the Community Health Assessment that was held in the spring. The meeting focused on Read More →

Mayor Announces Plan To Lure Physician Specialists to Alexandria

In a mayoral briefing, Jacques Roy says the city is starting an initiative to draw physicians, including specialists, to Alexandria. Read More →

2 Rugby Fields, New Pond To be Built at LSUA

A few construction projects are happening at LSUA and it’s all thanks to the National Guard’s services. Two rugby fields Read More →

CVB Launches “Eat Here Cenla”


The CVB is launching a campaign to entice everyone to eat locally. It’s called Eat Here Cenla and Sherry Ellington Read More →

Cong. Abraham to Speak on How Federal Gov’t Works

Fifth District Congressman Ralph Abraham is a guest speaker tomorrow afternoon at Zion Hill Church in Pineville. The public is Read More →

Police Warn of IRS Scam

Rapides authorities are warning people of an IRS scam. They say callers identified themselves as IRS agents and one even Read More →

Marketing Company Celebrates Birthday by Donating to Charity

Ugly Mug Marketing is celebrating its sixth birthday by giving away $600 to a charity. Here’s how it works. The Read More →