Category Archives: Local Headlines

Drug Deal Gone Wrong Leaves One in Hospital, Another in Jail

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One man is in jail and another is in the hospital following a drug deal. Rapides deputies were called to Read More →

Mardi Gras Events Draw Large Crowds in CenLA

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There were several Mardi Gras parades to attend this weekend in Alexandria. Classic Cars and Cheerleaders kicked everything off on Read More →

New Information Released in Double Homicide Case

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There’s new information tonight following a double homicide that happened last week. Police say they received a call of a Read More →

Gala of the Royal Horses Ticket Giveaway!

KLAX ABC31 GIVEAWAY For the first time ever, The Gala of The Royal Horses Inaugural North American world-renowned equestrian tour Read More →

Creola, Food Bank Receive Negative Audits

The small village of Creola in Grant Parish could be in legal trouble.  The Louisiana Legislative Auditor says the Mayor’s Read More →

ATC Arrests Alexandria Business Owner

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Baton Rouge, LA – Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC) agents, with the assistance of the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Read More →

Enhanced utility billing system launched

Alexandria, Louisiana— Alexandria’s new enhanced utility billing system makes it easier to manage your account, access your information, and pay Read More →

Boil Advisory Lifted

Update – The boil advisory for the Vandenburg Drive area in Alexandria has been lifted. Alexandria,  Louisiana—A  boil  advisory  has Read More →

Meth Arrests in Pineville

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Press Release – On February 12th , 2015, deputies assigned to the Sheriff’s Office Metro Division arrested two subjects on Read More →

Help Save Fort Polk

Polk Progress is calling on surrounding communities to demonstrate our commitment to Fort Polk, soldiers and their families. Fort Polk Read More →