Category Archives: Local Headlines

Fate of Fort Polk Horses Still Undecided

For the past 74 years, Fort Polk horses have roamed the territory, and now the military believes these wild horses Read More →

Woman Dies in Drowning at Indian Creek

A weekend drowning at Indian Creek Recreation Center results in the death of a woman. Rapides deputies say she is Read More →

2 Die in Weekend Crashes

Two die in weekend crashes. The first was a single car in Saint Landry parish and a two year old Read More →

Eunice Mom Kills 2 Daughters Before Taking Her Own Life


State fire marshal officials say a Eunice mom took the lives of her daughters and then started a fire in Read More →

Superintendent Speaks at NRBIA Meeting


Superintendent of Schools, Tony Authement, held a briefing on the status of education in Rapides parish at the North Rapides Read More →

Eagle Nest in Kisatchie To Be Viewable Online

The Kisatchie National Forest will soon have its eagle camera up and running for the public to view. The eagles Read More →

Political Forum Featured Legislative & Parish Wide Candidates


One of the first political forums featuring candidates for the primary elections next month gives voters a chance to hear Read More →

Natchitoches Police Arrest 2, Search for Another in Church Thefts

Left to right: Layna Jones, Daniel Ryder, and Jess Meshell (still wanted).

Natchitoches police make two arrests, but are still looking for a third person in connection with recent church burglaries. Police Read More →

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 →