Category Archives: Local Headlines

Holiday Travel Expected to be at 8 Year High


You can be a part of history from now through Sunday. Triple A expects Independence Day travel will be at Read More →

Plastipak Expanding Pineville Facility


A Pineville plant is investing 9-million dollars in its facility to add new production lines and hire more workers. The Read More →

Sen. Cassidy Opens New Office in Alexandria

The junior U.S. Senator in Louisiana now has a presence in Alexandria. The office for Bill Cassidy is in the Read More →

Honore Announces He Will Not Run for Governor

Retired General Russell Honore announces he will not run for governor. His candidacy had been touted by those who remember Read More →

Details Clarified in Trooper-Involved Shooting

A state police spokesperson clarifies details following a trooper-involved shooting yesterday. Authorities confirm the trooper has been treated and released Read More →

Food Bank Receives $25,000 Donation


Leebo’s “Get It N Gone” presented a $25,000 check to the Food Bank today. It’s part of the convenience store’s Read More →

LSUA Hosts 4th of July Celebration


LSUA held a 4th of July celebration in its quad. The party had a barbeque with karaoke and door prizes. Read More →

Local State Trooper Involved in Shooting


A state trooper is involved in a shooting. He was on routine patrol about 2:30 this afternoon at Highway 1 Read More →

19 Arrested in LaSalle Drug Round-Up

LaSalle deputies announce a drug round-up netting some 19 arrests. Sheriff Scott Franklin called the operation Fielder’s Choice because, he Read More →

Former Firemen Arrested in Arson Case

Top, left to right: Darryl Blount, Thomas Gilbert, and Bobby Murray. 
Bottom, left to right: Kenneth Sweet, Jeremy West, and Johnny West.

State fire marshals arrest six for arsons in Oakdale. Three served as volunteer firefighters with Oakdale and Allen parish District Read More →

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