Category Archives: Local Headlines

Sawtelle Selected at Chancellor of CLTCC


The acting chancellor of the state technical community college is promoted to the permanent position. He’s Chancellor Jimmy Sawtelle, a Read More →

RPSO Detectives Receive National Award


Two Rapides Parish Deputies are recipients of awards for their skill at polygraphs. They are investigative sergeants Winston Bell Junior Read More →

Vehicle Burglar Connected to Armed Robbery


Rapides deputies’ search for vehicle burglars in the Pineville area leads them to a suspect in the May 10th hold-up Read More →

2 Arrested for Animal Cruelty in Vernon Parish


Two people who were supposed to be caring for animals in Vernon Parish were arrested for animal cruelty. Sheriff Sam Read More →

Councilman Loses Nearly 100 Pounds


After serving ten years as councilman at large, and being elected as District 2 Councilman last fall, one member of Read More →

Camp Carter Teaches Math, Reading, PE

Camp Carter is underway at Carter C. Raymond Elementary School. It’s the sixth year for the event, which is only Read More →

Legislative Session Almost Over, No Budget Deal Met

The annual Louisiana legislative session is almost done, but the state does not have a budget. Officials say this has Read More →

Police Investigate Jackson St. Shooting Death


A usually safe but busy area of Jackson Street is the scene of a shooting death. It happened at the Read More →

Local Attorney Talks About Business with Cuba

Local attorney and businessman Mike Tudor describes what people want most to know about doing business with Cuba. He should Read More →

Teachers Participate in “Jump Start Teachers” Camp

31 teachers from middle and high schools around Central Louisiana visited Central Louisiana Technical Community College (CLTCC) today. The three-day Read More →