Category Archives: Local Headlines

Single Vehicle Crash Kills Man From Flatwoods

A single vehicle crash kills a man from the Flatwoods community. Troopers say 62-year-old Gaylon Bolton lost control of his Read More →

Couple Arrested for Child Abuse

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On July 18, 2014, Deputies responded to the 2800 block of Woodlawn Drive, Alexandria, LA in reference to a request Read More →

Former CFO for Catahoula Sheriff’s Office Arrested

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On August 13, 2014, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested the former chief financial officer for Read More →

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

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An Alexandria man is arrested for possession of narcotics with intent to distribute. Police say they stopped Jara Williams early Read More →

Man Jumps Out of Car While Moving Triggering Arrest

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During patrol, an APD Officer observed a convertible Oldsmobile in the 3600 block of Coliseum Blvd. Neither the driver nor Read More →

Construction Begins Tomorrow on Pineville Expy

Tomorrow, construction work begins on the Pineville Expressway. Highway officials say the work will be done overnight on the northbound Read More →

McAllister Seeks Re-Election Despite Loss of Duck Dynasty Endorsement

Incumbent 5th district Congressman Vance McAllister is seeking re-election. That’s despite a loss of support from the Duck Dynasty reality Read More →

Man Arrested for Hitting Girlfriend in Face

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On August 8th, 2014, Deputies at the Boyce Sub-station took a walk in complaint of a domestic abuse battery that Read More →

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 →