Category Archives: Local Headlines

3-Year-Old Dies After Being Hit by Car

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Authorities say a child is dead after being hit by a vehicle last night on Sunset Drive in Alexandria. Police Read More →

LABI Conference Focuses on Roads, Bridges

Local business leaders gathered today to hear from the chief lobbyist for their cause in Baton Rouge. It’s the annual Read More →

Alexandria City Council Offers to Sell Coliseum Lot for $1.1M

With little fanfare, the Alexandria City Council scheduled an ordinance to sell the disputed Coliseum parking lot to the police Read More →

Northbound Structure of New Bridge to Open

Tomorrow morning at 10 o’clock you can cross the new Curtis-Coleman Bridge. Two-way traffic using the old bridge will be Read More →

4 Guardsmen Involved in Crash Identified

Four Louisiana National Guardsmen who died during a training accident in Florida last week have been identified. The Louisiana National Read More →

Guardsman in Helicopter Crash Attended Pineville High

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The bodies of all but two servicemen have been recovered after an army helicopter crashed off the Florida panhandle. Pilot Read More →

Kid’s Clothing Sale Benefits TREE House, United Way

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Are you looking to save some money on children’s clothing? You’re in luck because a kid’s sale is going on Read More →

Local Nurses Attend Educational Symposium

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An all-day symposium for the nursing community looks at medical problems unique to college campuses like LSUA. These nursing students Read More →

Hayes Manufacturing Wins Award

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A locally owned and operated company wins the “Innovated Leadership in Manufacturing Award.” Hayes Manufacturing was recognized for its creation Read More →

Sicilian Descendents Host Heritage Festival

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Descendants of Sicily make up a good portion of Louisiana and they have their own heritage festival in Independence. It’s Read More →