Category Archives: Local Headlines

Former Colfax Police Chief Sentenced in District Court

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Former Colfax Chief of Police Charles Stickell was recently convicted of several felonies in the 35th Judicial District Court that Read More →

Hundreds Attend Natchitoches Christmas Parade

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The 88th Annual Natchitoches Christmas Parade draws hundreds of visitors. The state’s oldest city put on a show Saturday afternoon Read More →

Hundreds Enjoy 1st Weekend at Holiday Lights Safari

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Hundreds of visitors enjoyed the first week of the Holiday Light Safari. Thousands of lights are on display at the Read More →

North Rapides Business & Industry Alliance Hold Christmas Party

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The North Rapides Business and Industry participants are taking Christmas to heart and are looking for inspiration for the New Read More →

Rapides Senior Citizens’ Centers Celebrate 40th Anniversary

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For nearly 40 years, senior citizens have been served in Rapides Parish by a group devoted to their needs. It’s Read More →

Ribbon Cutting: House of Flowers

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony is held this morning in Pineville. House of Flowers conducts a grand opening on the Monroe Highway. Read More →

Bunkie May Have Over-Collected on Property Taxes

The legislative auditor says the city of Bunkie has been cited for not reducing property taxes used to pay off Read More →

CLTCC Chancellor Leaving for a Job in Baton Rouge

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Chancellor Rodney Ellis of the Central Louisiana Community Technical College is leaving. His departure will send him to a post Read More →

Pineville Police Warn About Con Men Going Door-to-Door

Pineville police need help and are warning about a home burglary that involved a couple of con men. They say Read More →

Lots of New Faces in Statewide, Parish Politics

There are a lot of new faces in statewide politics and in Rapides Parish. In three of the biggest races, Read More →