Category Archives: Local Headlines

Natchitoches Police Search for Alleged Armed Robber

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Natchitoches police are searching for a man they say held up the Family Dollar store Tuesday. Police are asking for Read More →

Street Closures for Natchitoches Christmas Festival

NATCHITOCHES – The Natchitoches Christmas Festival Committee and City of Natchitoches would like to remind festival goers of the following Read More →

LSUA Students Recognize World AIDS Day

LSUA students are recognizing World AIDS Day. The sponsors participated in a panel discussion, followed by a balloon release in Read More →

Man Arrested for Using Plastic Gun to Hold Up Another Man

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Rapides deputies arrest an Alexandria man for using a plastic gun to hold up another man and taking his money. Read More →

Man Dies, Wife Injured in Motorcycle Crash

A man is dead and his wife is badly injured after a weekend motorcycle crash in Vernon Parish. It happened Read More →

Early Voting Ends with Almost 5500 Ballots Submitted

Early voting for the upcoming election ended Saturday. The registrar says the final tally was nearly 55-hundred ballots, which is Read More →

LSUA Enrollment Down Almost 16 Percent

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The legislative auditor says enrollment at LSUA has decreased nearly 16 percent. School officials say that number is relatively consistent Read More →

Garden District Contest Underway

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A Christmas contest in the Garden District is under way. Homeowners have been busy all weekend hanging their wreaths and Read More →

AMOA Wraps Up Holiday Art Camp

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Children will be out of school all week and the Alexandria Museum of Art concludes a holiday art camp for Read More →

Virtual School Principal Talks to Rotary

Have you ever heard of a virtual school? If not, there’s one located right here in Rapides Parish and Principal Read More →