Category Archives: Local Headlines

JRTC and Fort Polk announces NCO, Soldier of Year

Cpl. Boguslaw Sakhan (left) is the Non-commissioned Officer of the Year and Pfc. Collin Morgan is the Soldier of the Year for 2016 at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk. Both Soldiers are from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division.

JRTC and Fort Polk announces NCO, Soldier of Year By JEAN DUBIEL Guardian staff writer FORT POLK, La. –– What Read More →

Sheriff Hilton Takes Oath for Sixth Term

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Press Release – In a private ceremony held in his office this morning, William Earl Hilton was sworn in as Read More →

VPSO Thanks Community for Condolences after passing of K9 Kaiser

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Sheriff Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the citizens of Vernon Parish and numerous Law Read More →

Angola Penitentiary Refurbishes Bikes for Kids

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The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office made a trip to the State Penitentiary at Angola with two trailer loads of bicycles.  Read More →

CMN Sidewalk Sale Donations

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Pediatric Therapy Center, located in the Mediplex building, will be accepting donations of items to be included in a Sidewalk Read More →

Fireworks Over Buhlow

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Save the date!  “Fireworks over Buhlow” is returning after a four year absence.  Gates open at 4:30 pm on Sunday, Read More →

Gov. Edwards: Let’s Get to Work

Governor John Bel Edwards says “Let’s Get to Work” in his six page, 25 minute address to the legislature. Push Read More →

Teachers Attend Annual Forestry Tour

This week is the Annual Louisiana Forestry Teacher Tour. Teachers in Pre-K through secondary education are invited to attend the Read More →

Comm. Donelon: Time to Review Coverage

We’ve already had three named storms this season, which officially started June 1st. State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon says it’s Read More →

2 Arrested in Drive-By Shooting Case

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Alexandria police arrest two for a drive-by shooting Saturday afternoon on Stimson Street. No one was hurt when they allegedly Read More →