Category Archives: Local Headlines

Flash Flood Alert Issued for Rapides Parish

Rapides Parish is currently under a Flash Flood Alert. Thunderstorms are expected to continue through Sunday, The City of Alexandria Read More →

Pineville Working On Nighttime Mardi Gras Parade

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Discussions are underway for a new Mardi Gras parade in our twin cities this one in Pineville. Tourism officials are Read More →

Duck Hunting Stamp Available August 1st

State duck hunters can purchase a new federal stamp online starting August 1st. Louisiana is added to several other states Read More →

Over $157 Million in Projects to Be Spent in CenLA

More than 157 million dollars in projects are now headed to Central Louisiana. The biggest portion will be spent in Read More →

2 Juveniles Arrested for Break-In

Alexandria police arrest two juveniles for burglary in the Garden District. The two were taken into custody yesterday afternoon after Read More →

Farmers Look Forward to Profitable Harvest This Fall

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Area farmers spent this morning learning the latest on the crops they planted in the spring and hope to harvest Read More →

Cabrini Students Fill Helium Balloons with Prayers

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The unusually nice weather for a July day sends Saint Frances Cabrini students outdoors for a balloon project. These youngsters Read More →

Additional Arrest Made in Break-In Case

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Another arrest is made by Rapides deputies in connection with a late June break-in while a family was on vacation. Read More →

4 Arrested for Drugs at Local Motel

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Rapides deputies make arrests for meth sales at the Greenbrier Motel by guests in Alexandria. Joseph Richard is charged with Read More →

Colfax Man Arrested for Stalking, Unauthorized Entry

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A Grant Parish man is accused of stalking and entering a Pineville home while people were out of town. Deputies Read More →