Category Archives: Local Headlines

Anti-Terrorism Exercise Underway at Fort Polk

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An anti-terrorism exercise is underway today at Camp Beauregard. ABC 31’s Bennett Roland Junior says this is the kind of Read More →

Exchange Club to Host Forums for Candidates

Qualifying for the fall elections is about to wrap up and for the next six weeks, the Exchange Club is Read More →

Correction Officer, Michigan Woman Indicted for Conspiracy

ALEXANDRIA, La. – A correctional officer at the U.S. Penitentiary in Pollock, La., along with a relative of an inmate, Read More →

Citizen Report of Man Riding on Car Hood Holding Tractor Wheel Leads to Arrest

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Rapides deputies arrest two men for scrap metal thefts. Deputies say John Cole of Deville and Justin Kerry of Dry Read More →

Judge Rules in Favor of Common Core Advocates

A Baton Rouge judge has given common core advocates another win against Governor Bobby Jindal. Superintendent John White says the Read More →

Candidates Begin Qualifying for Fall Elections

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Candidates for offices ranging from Justice of the Peace to U.S. Senator are signing up and paying their fees today. Read More →

Get a Close Look at U.S. Army Chaplain Training

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Today we’re getting a first-hand look at the training done by Fort Polk soldiers, especially the Unit Ministry Team. Army Read More →

Jury Selection Continues in Capital Murder Trial

It’s day three for jury selection in the Thomas Sanders capital murder trial. The 57-year-old Mississippi man is accused of Read More →

Area Political Subdivisions Receive Negative Audits

Several area political subdivisions are getting slaps on the wrists by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor. None are major offenses. A Read More →

CIty Council Votes 4-3 to Pay Bill Owed to Lawyer

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Mayor Jacques Roy’s attorneys are attempting to meet with Judge Dee Drell over an order to pay a bill owed Read More →