Category Archives: Local Headlines

Opelousas Man Arrested for Vehicular Homicide

An Opelousas man is arrested for vehicular homicide in the death of a Lawtell woman. Troopers say 54-year-old Judy Stelly Read More →

Pineville City Hall Closed Due to No A/C

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Pineville City Hall is closed until tomorrow morning at 8, because the central air conditioning has gone out. City officials Read More →

TSA Requiring Electronic Devices to be Turned On

Some overseas travelers heading to the U.S. may see enhanced security at airports including being asked to turn on their Read More →

Boyce Man Arrested for Vehicle Theft

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Rapides deputies arrest a Boyce man for unauthorized use of a vehicle. Deputies say 34-year-old Calvin Lincecum took the vehicle Read More →

Local Woman Arrested for Stealing $32k in Bank Fraud

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Rapides deputies arrest an Alexandria woman for bank fraud. 49-year-old Anita Toney is also charged with worthless checks. Deputies say Read More →

Men’s Wearhouse, Corrections Dept. Sponsor “Give a Suit”

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Once again Men’s Wearhouse is partnering with the state corrections department to help inmates exiting the system. It’s called “Give Read More →

Protest Held Today at VA Hospital

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A protest is held at the VA Hospital in Pineville. Some veterans say this is among the hospitals that need Read More →

Vance McAllister Comments on Fort Polk Issues

The latest entrant in the crowded field for 5th district congressman is the incumbent. Vance McAllister was in Alexandria this Read More →

First Alexandria Mayoral Candidate Announces Today

The first official campaign announcement for the city of Alexandria mayor’s race is made today. Jamar Gailes, has not run Read More →

Fireworks Stands Advise Caution and Safe Practices

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President John Adams, one of the signatories to the Declaration of Independence, famously predicted the 4th would become a national Read More →