Category Archives: Local Headlines

Jury Selection Begins Monday in Sanders Trial

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Jury selection is to begin Monday in Alexandria Federal Court for the capital murder trial of Thomas Steven Sanders. Sanders Read More →

77-Year-Old Man Goes Missing

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Area law enforcement agents are looking for a disabled man from Sugartown in Beauregard Parish. 77-year-old Kelly Reeves was last Read More →

Camper Catches Fire While Traveling Down Hwy. 107

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A camper fire on Highway 107 during late rush-hour traffic causes gridlock in Pineville. The camper was being towed when Read More →

Charlie Dewitt Considers Running for Alexandria Mayor

Will Alexandria Mayor Jacques Roy have a familiar name on the ballot opposing him? One well-sourced blogger says some around Read More →

Interim Pineville Marshall Seeks Election in November

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The woman serving as interim Pineville and Ward Marshal will run for the full term in November. She took over Read More →

Groundbreaking Held for New Elementary School at Fort Polk

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Fort Polk is in a fight for its life, facing possible federal budget cuts. However, a groundbreaking was held this Read More →

Single Vehicle Crash Kills Man From Flatwoods

A single vehicle crash kills a man from the Flatwoods community. Troopers say 62-year-old Gaylon Bolton lost control of his Read More →

Couple Arrested for Child Abuse

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On July 18, 2014, Deputies responded to the 2800 block of Woodlawn Drive, Alexandria, LA in reference to a request Read More →

Former CFO for Catahoula Sheriff’s Office Arrested

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On August 13, 2014, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested the former chief financial officer for Read More →

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

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An Alexandria man is arrested for possession of narcotics with intent to distribute. Police say they stopped Jara Williams early Read More →