Category Archives: Local Headlines

Rapides Parish Library Celebrates 50 Years

Yesterday, the Rapides Parish Library celebrated their 50th anniversary. The public was invited to join the staff and administration of Read More →

Winter Festival Idea Approved by Alexandria City Council

The Alexandria City Council approves the first steps in creating a winter festival in December. More discussion about when, what Read More →

Good Pine Middle School Students Return to School Today

Students at Good Pine Middle School in Jena returned to school today. Water issues are over, and the LaSalle Parish Read More →

News Conference Held on Loitering, Littering in Alexandria

Alexandria Councilman, Roosevelt Johnson held a small news conference about the issues of loitering and littering on the corner of Read More →

Officials Rescue Injured Deer Hunter


A deer hunter finds himself stuck and in need of help. Vernon deputies and others rescued 53-year-old Charles Steiner Senior Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts District 29 Senate Forum

The Exchange Club forum for the District 29 Senate race was held yesterday afternoon.  The two candidates in the race Read More →

Zoo Boo Expected to Bring Large Crowds


It’s time to join the Alexandria Zoo for the biggest Halloween extravaganza in the city, Zoo Boo.  Here’s ABC 31’s Read More →

Insurance Commissioner Blames Governor for Debt Notices


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


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 →