Category Archives: Local Headlines

Walmart Shopper Knocked Unconcious and Robbed

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Pineville Police say a shopper at Wal-Mart was struck from behind and knocked unconscious yesterday while loading her merchandise. Police Read More →

Road Closure: Jackson St Between 6th and Foisy

Emergency Turnlane Closure at Jackson Street (LA 1208-3) and Foisy Street (between 6th Street & Foisy Street) The Louisiana Department Read More →

Pineville Man Accused of Inappropriate Behavior with a Child

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A Pineville man is arrested for inappropriate behavior with a child. He’s 41-year-old Christopher McGrew. Deputies say the complaint was Read More →

Gilchrist Construction Hosting Job Fair

Gilchrist Construction is conducting a job fair tomorrow at the State Workforce Commission on Coliseum Boulevard. The company needs carpenters, Read More →

Insurance Commissioner Aims to Educate Public on Hurricane Insurance

We’ve already watched the first hurricane of the season on the Atlantic side. But, State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon says Read More →

Simmesport Violates State Law in Property Sale

The town of Simmesport in Avoyelles Parish receives a critical audit for a property sale. The state auditors say the Read More →

Arrest Made in Independence Day Stabbing

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Rapides deputies arrest Kelly Barton for an Independence Day stabbing of a man. Deputies have charged her with attempted murder, Read More →

Leesville Man Arrested for Inappropriate Behavior with Juvenile

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Vernon deputies arrest a Leesville man for inappropriate behavior with a juvenile. 70-year-old James Limbaugh is charged with indecent behavior Read More →

Pitkin Man Arrested for Murder

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Rapides deputies arrest a Pitkin man for murder early Saturday. Rodney Thompson is accused of the shooting death of 74-year-old Read More →

Half Million Bond Set for Grant Parish Man

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A bond of almost a half million dollars is set for a Grant Parish man accused of criminal sexual conduct Read More →