Category Archives: Local Headlines

Insurance Commissioner Blames Governor for Debt Notices

Source: http://www.ktbs.com/story/30314729/louisiana-omv-letters-threatening-fines-for-lapsed-insurance

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is blaming Governor Bobby Jindal for debt notices going out to more than a million Read More →

State Police: Many Teen Deaths in Car Crashes Preventable

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Every year, five thousand teens lose their lives in car crashes. Of course, most of these crashes can be prevented Read More →

Paragon Casino Open Arcade

A new feature is being added to the Paragon Casino in Marksville. It’s an arcade that will open next month. Read More →

Area Businessman Sentenced to 3 Years for Selling Drugs

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An area businessman is sentenced to three years in prison for selling drugs out of his storage facility. 51-year-old Stephen Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held at Timeless Med Spa

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Yesterday the Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the newly remodeled Timeless Med Spa located on North Boulevard. Read More →

Local Foods Initiative Celebrates National Food Day

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It’s time for fall veggies, and yesterday the farmers market on Jackson Street is honored for National Food Day. The Read More →

LSUA Hosts Fall Job Fair

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LSUA hosted its fall job fair yesterday. They invited companies of all sizes to campus to meet with well-qualified and Read More →

Piano Competition Held This Week

The Louisiana International Piano Competition is being held this week at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Maestro Joshua Zona of Read More →

Alexandria Teen Dies in Crash

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An Alexandria teen was killed early yesterday in Rapides parish. Police say 17-year-old Bree Ducote lost control of her pick-up, Read More →

CVB Launches New Program: Shop Here Cenla

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The Alexandria/ Pineville Convention and Visitors Bureau launches its newest project “Shop Here Cenla”. The campaign’s main objectives are to Read More →