Category Archives: Local Headlines

Man Charged with Vehicular Homicide

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Police arrest a 37-year-old man for killing two people during a car crash. Mayon Jones is charged with vehicular homicide Read More →

Former DOTD Chief Offers Ideas to Metropolitan Planning Organization

A former state Department of Transportation and Development chief spoke to the Metropolitan Planning organization today about the challenges people Read More →

Police Shoot Man During Domestic Disturbance Situation

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One man is dead after authorities respond to an apparent domestic disturbance. According to authorities, deputies responded to a home Read More →

Board of Regents Supports TOPS Change

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Today the state Board of Regents endorses proposed legislation to change TOPS. It’s a scholarship program for higher education that Read More →

Chamber of Commerce Preps for 3rd Annual Bizzy Awards

The Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for their 3rd Annual Bizzy Awards Gala as they will be accepting nominations Read More →

Local Artist Displays Work at Tamp & Grind

A local artist is displaying his work at Tamp in Grind through April. Glenn Guillory started watching his mother paint Read More →

Lil Walter Music Fest Set for May

The Lil Walter Festival is almost here. Bands like Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues and Chubby Carrier and Read More →

Rapides Library Hosts Eggstravaganza

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The Rapides Parish Library hosts the annual Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Hat Parade. Nearly 200 kids attended the Read More →

Tioga Elementary Thanks Community Leaders

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Tioga Elementary wants to say thanks! The elementary school invited community leaders to tell them thank you for their hard Read More →

New Ball Mayor Holds First Townhall

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Ball’s newly elected mayor, Neil Kavanaugh, held his first town hall meeting since being sworn into office. Mayor Kavanaugh spent Read More →