Category Archives: Local Headlines

Exchange Club Hosts District 29 Senate Forum

The Exchange Club forum for the District 29 Senate race was held yesterday afternoon.  The two candidates in the race Read More →

Zoo Boo Expected to Bring Large Crowds

zooboo

It’s time to join the Alexandria Zoo for the biggest Halloween extravaganza in the city, Zoo Boo.  Here’s ABC 31’s Read More →

Insurance Commissioner Blames Governor for Debt Notices

Source: http://www.ktbs.com/story/30314729/louisiana-omv-letters-threatening-fines-for-lapsed-insurance

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is blaming Governor Bobby Jindal for debt notices going out to more than a million Read More →

State Police: Many Teen Deaths in Car Crashes Preventable

seatbelt

Every year, five thousand teens lose their lives in car crashes. Of course, most of these crashes can be prevented Read More →

Paragon Casino Open Arcade

A new feature is being added to the Paragon Casino in Marksville. It’s an arcade that will open next month. Read More →

Area Businessman Sentenced to 3 Years for Selling Drugs

Steve-Dawain-Holsomback-mug

An area businessman is sentenced to three years in prison for selling drugs out of his storage facility. 51-year-old Stephen Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held at Timeless Med Spa

timelessmedspa

Yesterday the Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the newly remodeled Timeless Med Spa located on North Boulevard. Read More →

Local Foods Initiative Celebrates National Food Day

farmersmarket

It’s time for fall veggies, and yesterday the farmers market on Jackson Street is honored for National Food Day. The Read More →

LSUA Hosts Fall Job Fair

jobfair

LSUA hosted its fall job fair yesterday. They invited companies of all sizes to campus to meet with well-qualified and Read More →

Piano Competition Held This Week

The Louisiana International Piano Competition is being held this week at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Maestro Joshua Zona of Read More →