Category Archives: Local Headlines

School Starts Monday in Rapides Parish

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School starts Monday for public schools in Rapides parish. Open houses are underway to provide families with opportunities to meet Read More →

Summer Camp Aims to Keep Kids Sharp During Summer

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With the countdown to the first day of school underway, today ABC 31 News’ Reporter, Bennett Roland Jr. takes a Read More →

Man Arrested for Violating Restraining Order

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Rapides deputies arrest a Boyce man they say refused to comply with a restraining order, even to the point of Read More →

Man Arrested Following High-Speed Car Chase

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Natchitoches police arrest a man after a high-speed chase that ended when he crashed into a parked car and a Read More →

CLEDA Workshop Focuses on Training Employees

CLEDA holds a special workshop today focusing on training your employees and emotional intelligence. The guest speaker was Parrish Taylor, Read More →

Rapides Coliseum Project is Underway

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The Rapides Coliseum project is set for a million-dollar windfall. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach explains how the project is funded. Read More →

Cabrini to Open Healthy Learning Center

Cabrini is proud to announce the opening of its Healthy Learning Center. Organizers say the center will educate people on Read More →

Grant Deputies Capture Man Suspected of Several Crimes

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Grant deputies say they have captured 25-year-old Ricky Rocky Cooley Junior of Deridder, a suspect in several crimes in two Read More →

Alexandria’s Upscale Neighborhoods Common Targets for Theft

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ABC 31’s Sarah LeBoeuf looks at reports of break-in’s and thefts in upscale, Alexandria neighborhoods. The Alexandria Police Department urges Read More →

Man Arrested for Rape, Hitting Victim with Car

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Alexandria Police arrest a man accused of raping a woman and hitting her with a car before she was able Read More →