Category Archives: Local Headlines

Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse of 7-Year-Old Girl

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Alexandria police arrest a 44-year-old man for sexual abuse of a seven-year-old girl. Chad Elder of Alexandria is charged with Read More →

Man Arrested for Drive-By Shooting

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An Alexandria man is arrested for a drive-by shooting that happened last week at Thornton and Chester. 26-year-old Jackie Ray Read More →

Jindal Expected to Announce Presidential Run

Governor Bobby Jindal is expected to announce his candidacy for president tomorrow. He scheduled a rally in Kenner, near New Read More →

Boil Advisory: Simmons @ MacArthur

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BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED FOR: SIMMONS STREET @ MACARTHUR DRIVE Alexandria, Louisiana—Routine maintenance work along Simmons Street has resulted in the Read More →

Boil Advisory Issued for Addresses on 3rd St.

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BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED FOR 7215, 7521, AND 7535 THIRD STREET Water service has been restored following record Red River flooding Read More →

Attorney General Announces LMAP

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says he is proud to announce the Louisiana Mortgage Assistance Program, or LMAP. It’s a roadshow Read More →

AMoA Hosts Drama Workshop

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The Alexandria Museum of Art is hosting a drama workshop for teenagers this week. Ty Cedars teaches the teens about Read More →

CLTCC Chancellor Comments on New School Downtown

Jimmy Sawtelle is the newly appointed permanent chancellor of Central Louisiana Technical Community College. He spoke to the North Rapides Read More →

Man Accused of Breaking into Home, Drinking Their Kool-aid

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Police picked up 18-year-old Jatorie Green of Alexandria on Friday for entering a home on 11th Street without permission and Read More →

APD Arrest Teen for Drug Charges

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Alexandria police arrest a teen who allegedly talked a juvenile into driving around while he made drug deals. 18-year-old Zachary Read More →