Category Archives: Local Headlines

73-Year-Old Woman Dies in House Fire

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Opelousas, LA – Investigators from the Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office are currently on the scene of a fire that Read More →

Dry Prong Man Accused of Arson

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A Dry Prong man is accused of arson after a fire broke out on Valentine’s Day on Gator Hole Road Read More →

Leesville Water System-Public Notice

LEESVILLE, LA – Our goal is to provide the citizens of Leesville with complete and reliable information about the presence Read More →

High schoolers invited to participate in essay contest

NATCHITOCHES – The Louisiana Folklife Center at Northwestern State University has issued a call for entries in the 2015 Louisiana Read More →

Louisiana Sheriff’s Association Scholarship Program Underway

Today, Sheriff William Earl Hilton announces the opening of the application process for the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association Scholarship Program.  Applications Read More →

Northwestern State Fall Dean’s List Announced

NATCHITOCHES – One thousand and ninety-one students at Northwestern State University have been named to the Dean’s List for the Read More →

Northwestern State Releases Fall President’s List

NATCHITOCHES – Four hundred and seventy seven students at Northwestern State University have been named to the President’s List for Read More →

New Healthy Behaviors Program Grant Available

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The Rapides Foundation has released its new Healthy Behaviors Program Grant. Through this grant opportunity, the Foundation seeks to prevent Read More →

Boyce Homeowners Get Reduced Fire Insurance Rates

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon says Boyce homeowners will get a break on their fire-insurance rates starting next month. The Read More →

West Monroe Soldier Honored Over the Weekend

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A West Monroe soldier who died in Kenya is honored over the weekend by his hometown friends and family. ABC’s Read More →