Category Archives: Local Headlines

Vernon Schools Named 3rd Best in State

Vernon Parish Schools are named the third best in the state. The ranking comes from the web site www.OnlyInYourState.com.  Two-thirds Read More →

NSU Sees Increase in Enrollment

LSUA is not the only area school with increased enrollment. NSU has increased its enrollment by two percent. More than Read More →

Architect: Coliseum Project on Schedule for Completion

The Rapides Coliseum project is still underway and Bill Tudor tells us everything is on schedule and coming along very Read More →

3 Area Lawmakers Re-Elected Unopposed

Qualifying ended at 4:30 yesterday afternoon with few surprises. Nine are seeking the governor’s job, and that’s not even a Read More →

Jewish New Year Encourages Personal Growth

The Jewish New Year called Rosh Hashanah is coming up in the month of September. The Jewish religion celebrate their Read More →

9/11 Anniversary Observances to be Held Across Cenla

Tomorrow is Patriots Day nationwide, and there will be observances in our area. Menard students will gather at their flagpole Read More →

14-Year-Old Arrested in Shooting Death Case

A 14-year-old is now arrested for the Labor Day shooting death of another teen in Natchitoches. Police there say the Read More →

New Lioness Arrives at Alexandria Zoo

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A new curious cat named Angalia is now prowling around at the Alexandria Zoo. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach has the Read More →

Local Man Arrested for Human Trafficking

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A human trafficking arrest is made in Rapides parish. 55-year-old bobby Otis Augustine Junior was arrested yesterday for a number Read More →

Prompt Succor Students Raise Money for CMN

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Students at Our Lady of Prompt Succor participated in an out-of-uniform fundraiser for The Children’s Miracle Network by donating a Read More →