Category Archives: Local Headlines

CLTCC Launches New Apprenticeship Program

CLTCC launches a new Operator Apprenticeship with three local businesses. AFCO Industries, Eclectic Products, and Roy O. Martin are helping Read More →

Golf Tournament This Weekend for Needy Children

“Swinging for a Cause” is this weekend. It’s a golf tournament to help raise money for children in need of Read More →

Voter Registration Deadline Today for Fall Primaries

Today is the deadline to register to vote in the October 24th gubernatorial primary election. This deadline is for people Read More →

Marksville Woman Killed by Car While Jogging

A Marksville woman is killed while jogging in Avoyelles parish on Highway 1192. She’s 50-year-old Annette Smith. It happened yesterday Read More →

Robertson Library to Close for Construction

Construction will close the Rapides Parish Library’s Robertson Branch in Pineville tomorrow through Friday. Construction crews are opening the original Read More →

Bridge Closure: Curtis-Coleman Bridge Over Red River

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development , advises the public that on Saturday, September 26, 2015, U.S.71/165 at the Read More →

“Christmas Cheer” Program to Continue Despite Shepherd Center Closing

“Christmas Cheer” is still a go, even though the Shepherd Center, which has sponsored the program, is shutting down by Read More →

Broadway Star Brings Show to Bentley Hotel

Broadway star Laine Berry Miller is behind the scenes rather than on stage for her latest show, “Manhattan Madness.” She’s Read More →

TLC Presents “Twelfth Night”


Theatre Louisiana College, also known as TLC, is staging one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies. The play Twelfth Night is Read More →

Talk Increases About High-Speed Train Between Baton Rouge, New Orleans

Ever since Katrina, there’s been talk in the Baton Rouge/New Orleans corridor of a train. Actually, one existed in the Read More →