Category Archives: Local Headlines

City Issues Permit to Police Jury for Coliseum Work

The City of Alexandria issues the Rapides Parish Police Jury a conditional permit to start the Coliseum’s renovation project. However, Read More →

Shreveport Opera Coming to CenLA

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If you have heard of the Wizard of Oz, Westside Story or Into the Woods, mark your calendar because they Read More →

Mayor Recognizes Exchange Club for Community Work

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One local service group is stunned after the mayor recognizes the group for their actions. The Exchange Club members were Read More →

Mardi Gras Ends, Lent Begins

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Prayer takes over for the parties as Mardis Gras comes to a close and Lent begins. Today is Ash Wednesday Read More →

Senator Vitter Stops in Alexandria During Statewide Tour

Senator David Vitter makes Alexandria the second stop on his leadership forums tour. Vitter announced he was running to be Read More →

Go Red for Women Month Aims to Reduce Heart Disease

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It’s Go Red for Women Month and today the Rotary Club of Alexandria had a special speaker who is an Read More →

Congressman Fleming in Town Today

Congressman John Fleming was in town today to discuss issues around the state. One of which was trying to fund Read More →

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 →