Category Archives: Local Headlines

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 →

2 Malayan Tiger Cubs Born at Alexandria Zoo

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It’s a boy, actually two of them. That’s the big announcement this morning at the Alexandria Zoo. Two Malayan tiger Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for Murphy USA

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How low can gas prices go? That was the big topic during today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for Murphy USA. The Chamber Read More →

3 Arrests Made in Inmate Walk-Off Case

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Rapides deputies say arrests have been made as a follow-up to a work release walk-off that happened November 20th. The Read More →

Common Core Meeting To be Held in Jena

A town-hall meeting about common core will be held Monday night in Jena. State Representative Terry Brown will moderate the Read More →

Polls Open at 7am Tomorrow

It may be the first weekend of the holiday season, but tomorrow is Election Day. Polls open at 7am tomorrow Read More →

Courthouse Bids Farewell to 2 District Judges

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The courthouse crowd and friends today bid a fond farewell to 2 retiring judges on the 9th judicial district bench Read More →

Natchitoches Police Search for Shooter

Natchitoches detectives are investigating a shooting that left a man in serious condition. It happened early Sunday about 2:30 in Read More →