Category Archives: Local Headlines

2 Teens Arrested for Allegedly Robbing Store

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Two teens are in custody for robbing store in Lecompte but deputies are still looking for the stolen money. 17-year-old Read More →

Business Alliance Hears from Pineville Mayor, Town Talk GM

In Pineville today, Mayor Clarence Fields describes what’s on deck for his city. He’s the main speaker for the North Read More →

Audit: Over $26k Mismanaged at Port of Alexandria

The Port of Alexandria is responding to a critical audit, which says the Port Administration has mismanaged more than $26,000. Read More →

Pineville Police Investigate 2 Robberies Over Weekend

Pineville Police are investigating two separate incidents from over the weekend. The latest happened last night just before six at Read More →

State Rep. Robert Johnson Endorses Mayo for Congress

A one-time candidate for the fifth congressional district joins a gubernatorial candidate in the endorsement today of Monroe Mayor Jamie Read More →

Zoo Boo continues through Saturday

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At Zoo Boo, which continues tonight and tomorrow from 6pm to 8:30pm, thousands of candies will be handed out over Read More →

Methodist Church Celebrates 10th Pumpkin Patch

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The Methodist church celebrates their tenth year of their pumpkin patch. Every fall, the First United Methodist Church of Pineville Read More →

Father of Former Hamas Captive Speaks at Fundraiser

The father of an Israeli soldier captured and later released by Hamas is a guest speaker in Alexandria. Noah Shilat Read More →

Alexandria Might Sell Fulton Hotel

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Alexandria may be one step closer to getting out of the hotel business. Alexandria mayor Jacques Roy is proposing to Read More →

Parents, Others Rally to Oppose Common Core

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A room full of parents opposed to common core standards rallied today. State Representative Lance Harris sponsored the meeting with Read More →