Category Archives: Local Headlines

Crimestoppers Searching for Tire Thieves

Alexandria police need your help catching thieves who are taking tires and wheels, mainly from newer model GM trucks and Read More →

Alexandria Councilwoman Announces Run for Mayor

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Mayor Jacques Roy is drawing a second opponent, this one from the city council. District Two Councilwoman, Mitzi LaSalle announced Read More →

State Judges Hopeful for Constitutional Change

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Several state district judges will be in two elections on November 4th. They want a change to the constitution that Read More →

House Fire Leaves One Dead

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A deadly fire early yesterday in Alexandria is under investigation. It broke out around five o’clock yesterday morning at 1611 Read More →

Pineville Man Dies in Crash

A Pineville man dies after a single vehicle accident in Rapides Parish early this morning. 41-year-old Todd Fogleman lost control Read More →

Marine Traffic Closure on Red River at O. K. Allen Bridge

Alexandria/Pineville, Rapides Parish, US 71/165 Mile Post 71.05; Bridge #840-43-0125-1 Control Section 840-43 The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Read More →

State DARE Officers Train in Cenla

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DARE officers from throughout the state are training in Central Louisiana today through tomorrow. These officers are the first line Read More →

Alexandria Hosts Back to School Bingo

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Schools open back up in less than a month and the City of Alexandria sponsors its annual Back to School Read More →

2 Arrested for Storage Building Break-In

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Alexandria police arrest two men for burglarizing a storage building behind a business on MacArthur Drive very early this morning. Read More →

YWCA Opens Turner Street Branch

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The YWCA shows off its new branch on Turner Street this morning. This is the old YMCA, which became so Read More →