Category Archives: Local Headlines

Jindal to Make Announcement Regarding 2016 Presidential Race

The 2016 Republican field could soon be getting a little more crowded. Governor Bobby Jindal confirmed he will soon make Read More →

One of LA’s First Female Police Chief’s Dies at 58


One of the first female city police chiefs in Louisiana has died. She’s 58-year-old Mary Fanara of Bunkie. She retired Read More →

9 Arrested in Multiple Burglaries Case


On April 21st, 2015, Deputies responded to the 800 Block of LA Highway 8 Lena, LA in reference to a Read More →

Boil Advisory in Grant Parish

Nearly 450 customers in the Zone 2 Rural Water System of Grant parish are now under a boil advisory. Officials Read More →

Search underway for missing juvenile


The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a runaway female juvenile, Courtney Blue.  Courtney is Read More →

Senior Olympics Ends Today

Today marked the end of the Senior Olympics. For the last month, seniors from seven local parishes have been flexing Read More →

Man Arrested for Borrowing RV Without Permission


Alexandria police arrest a local man for borrowing an RV without permission and returning it with damage. He’s 28-year-old Anthony Read More →

State Police Arrest 2 Local Men for Fraud


State police say two Central Louisiana men are arrested for insurance fraud. One is 69-year-old Morris Goldberg of Rapides Parish Read More →

APD Searching for Missing Teen


Alexandria police are searching for a teen who has a special need. He’s 17-year-old Dywane Keys who walked away from Read More →

Meth Lab Shut Down with One Arrest


Vernon deputies say they’ve shut down a meth lab with one arrest.   28-year-old James Leatherwood II of Leesville was taken Read More →