Category Archives: Local Headlines

Fire Council Conference Aims to Educate Public on Use of Fire

The 9th Annual Louisiana Prescribed Fire Council Conference was held this week. The goal, to actively promote the use of Read More →

Chamber Luncheon Reviews Business Trends Through 2020

The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce held a visioning luncheon to provide an overview of business and industry trends through Read More →

PSC Debates CLECO Sale

Plans to take CLECO from public to private ownership is the hot topic this month at the State Public Service Read More →

Long-Time School Crossing Guard Dies in Accident

Pineville police are in mourning for the death of a long-time school crossing guard at Lessie Moore Elementary who was Read More →

Lance Harris’ Opponent Drops Out of Race

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Another Central Louisiana legislator draws a bye in the races for the October 24th primary. State Representative Lance Harris of Read More →

Local Jewish Community to Celebrate Sukkot

Sukkot is the primary holiday of joy and happiness in the Jewish faith. Here’s Rabbi Karz-Wagman to explain this important Read More →

Cenla Catholics Embrace “People’s Pope”

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After Washington D.C., Pope Francis will visit New York, then Philadelphia. Catholics all over the world, and here in Central Read More →

APD Plans to Begin Wearing Body Cameras

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The Alexandria Police Department is expected to begin wearing body cameras around the first of the year. ABC 31 News’ Read More →

Man Arrested for Multiple Sex Crimes with Children

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Rapides deputies arrest a Monroe man for multiple sex crimes involving children. 38-year-old Doyle Milon Howard is charged with aggravated Read More →

Motorcyclist With No Helmet Dies in Crash

A motorcyclist dies in a crash in Vernon parish. It happened late Tuesday night on Highway 1146. State police say Read More →