Category Archives: Local Headlines

Another Candidate Enters Pineville City Marshall Race

Another candidate is out of the gate for Pineville City Marshal. Jay Slayter is currently the commander for the Rapides Read More →

Federal Judge Orders City of Alexandria to Pay Attorney in CLECO Case

The City of Alexandria is now under a federal court deadline to pay the legal fees for one of the Read More →

Man Arrested in Fatal Crash Follow-Up

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In a follow-up to a deadly accident on August 6th, State Police arrest a man from Basile. Troopers say as Read More →

APD Officer Shoots Fort Polk Soldier Over Weekend

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State Police are investigating an APD officer-involved shooting that happened over the weekend. Troopers say the Alexandria police officer shot Read More →

Jury Selection Begins in Thomas Sanders Trial

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Jury selection is underway for the man accused of killing a 12-year-old girl four years ago. Thomas Sanders is being Read More →

Plane Crash Kills One, Injures Another

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An elderly man is dead and another person is badly injured in a small plane crash yesterday morning in Natchitoches Read More →

Police Search for Escaped Inmate

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Federal prison officials are looking for 26-year-old inmate who they say walked away from the prison camp yesterday. Juan Garza Read More →

Congressional Race Drops to 6 Men

The crowded race for the 5th congressional district is now among 6 men. Libertarian Party Member Clay Grant says he Read More →

AEX to Receive Almost $1 Million in Funding

Almost a million dollars in funding is headed to the Alexandria International Airport. The money is earmarked for construction, safety Read More →

Jury Selection Begins Monday in Sanders Trial

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Jury selection is to begin Monday in Alexandria Federal Court for the capital murder trial of Thomas Steven Sanders. Sanders Read More →