Category Archives: Local Headlines

Probation & Parole Office Hold Citizens Academy

The Louisiana Department of Probation and Parole held a Citizens Academy tonight. The academy educates the public on the mission Read More →

Inmate Dies in Marksville Prison

An autopsy is pending on an inmate death in the Marksville Correctional Center. Authorities say 25-year-old Joseph Redmond Junior of Read More →

O.K. Allen Bridge Now a Part of History


The O.K. Allen Bridge is now history. Experts blew it up on Saturday to make way for the new, extra Read More →

Neighbors Arrested for Fight in Wardville


Two men involved in a fight in Wardville over the weekend are arrested. They’re 38-year-old Robert Durmon Smith and 49-year-old Read More →

Teen Arrested on Sex Crime Charges


State police arrest a Converse teen on sex crime charges. 19-year-old Leland Cole Campbell is charged with aggravated crimes against Read More →

Salvadoran Gang Member Returned to Home Country


ALEXANDRIA, La. – A Salvadoran MS-13 gang member illegally present in the United States, who is wanted in his home Read More →

Break-Ins End with Arrest of Pineville Woman


Rapides deputies say they’ve solved a string of break-ins in Boyce, Lena and Gardiner with the arrest of a Pineville Read More →

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 →