Category Archives: Local Headlines

PSC Approves CLECO Sale

The Louisiana Public Service Commission (PSC) has voted to approve the sale of CLECO after a special meeting on Monday Read More →

Rapides Regional Hosts Safe Sitter Class

While kids were out of school on spring break this week, there were a few activities going on in the Read More →

RPSO Warns of New IRS, Medicare Scams

Citizens, especially seniors, beware.  That’s the message from the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office about phone scams going around pretending to Read More →

Waiting Period Abortion Bill Heads to Full House

A bill to increase the waiting period in Louisiana for the time to get an abortion is now headed to Read More →

New Law Would Make it Illegal to Give False Address

You better give law enforcement your correct address or you could be jailed up to two years under a bill Read More →

Natchitoches to Host Jazz R&B Fest in April

You may have heard of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and Natchitoches has it’s own Natchitoches Jazz and Read More →

Attorney Reveals Details of Old Death Penalty Case

A death penalty case that took place back in 2001 was the topic of discussion yesterday at the Downtown Rotary Read More →

Annual Citywide Revival Goes Through Thursday

The 50th Annual Citywide Area Interdenominational Revival started yesterday with its first service done at New Scott Olly Baptist Church. Read More →

Flood Recovery Efforts Underway in Grant Parish

Here’s an update on the flood situation in Grant parish. Some areas are still battling water, but the recovery efforts Read More →

Water Pumps Begin Draining Floodwater from Rigolette

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Residents in the Rigolette community could be getting some relief from the floodwater soon. The Office of Emergency Preparedness has Read More →