Category Archives: Local Headlines

Woman Arrested for Throwing Rocks at Passing Cars

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Grant Parish deputies arrest a woman they say became violent. Deputies say last week 50-year-old Connie Pennington of Colfax was Read More →

Pineville City Marshal Causes Head-On Collision

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Today, Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane crossed a center line on Melrose and triggered a head-on collision with an SUV. Read More →

Homeless Man Arrested for Burglary and Drug Paraphernalia

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Alexandria police arrest a homeless man for burglary and drug paraphernalia. 51-year-old Michael Harbor was reportedly seen on North Boulevard Read More →

Former Fort Polk Soldier Arrested for Sexual Abuse of Child

A former soldier from Fort Polk is sentenced to 17 and a half years in prison for sexually abusing a Read More →

Pineville Man Arrested for Raping a Child

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Rapides deputies arrest a 34-year-old Pineville man for aggravated rape of a child. 34-year-old Teddy Carlton of Pineville is accused Read More →

Local Prostitution Sting Results in 13 Arrests

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Rapides deputies conduct a prostitution sting in the Alexandria area, focusing on internet solicitation at local hotels, and arrest 13 Read More →

Police Jury, City at Odds Over Coliseum Renovations

The Coliseum Authority is facing a political fight with the city of Alexandria. The two are at odds over renovations Read More →

Libertarian Candidate for Senate Visits Alexandria

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There’s a Libertarian candidate in the race for the U.S. Senate. He’s Brannon McMorris, who has been campaigning in Alexandria. Read More →

Road Closure: Willowick Blvd.

Alexandria Citizens please note: Willowick Boulevard has flooded and has been closed.

Sand Bags Available for Alexandria Residents

The City of Alexandria is making sand bags available for those citizens who may need them. They are available at Read More →