Category Archives: Local Headlines

Jeff Hall Wins in Special Election

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Jeff Hall is the winner of Saturday‚Äôs special election to fill the District 26 seat, which was previously vacated by Read More →

APD Arrest Man for Child Molestation

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Alexandria police arrest a man for molesting a child. Frankie Lee Williams was booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center Read More →

Winter Weather Closes Local Schools

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Freezing temperatures and freezing rain are making for a miserable and dangerous Monday across Central Louisiana. Winter weather closed many Read More →

City Issues Permit to Police Jury for Coliseum Work

The City of Alexandria issues the Rapides Parish Police Jury a conditional permit to start the Coliseum’s renovation project. However, Read More →

Shreveport Opera Coming to CenLA

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If you have heard of the Wizard of Oz, Westside Story or Into the Woods, mark your calendar because they Read More →

Mayor Recognizes Exchange Club for Community Work

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One local service group is stunned after the mayor recognizes the group for their actions. The Exchange Club members were Read More →

Mardi Gras Ends, Lent Begins

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Prayer takes over for the parties as Mardis Gras comes to a close and Lent begins. Today is Ash Wednesday Read More →

Senator Vitter Stops in Alexandria During Statewide Tour

Senator David Vitter makes Alexandria the second stop on his leadership forums tour. Vitter announced he was running to be Read More →

Go Red for Women Month Aims to Reduce Heart Disease

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It’s Go Red for Women Month and today the Rotary Club of Alexandria had a special speaker who is an Read More →

Congressman Fleming in Town Today

Congressman John Fleming was in town today to discuss issues around the state. One of which was trying to fund Read More →