Category Archives: Local Headlines

Health Officer: Vaccines Required for Kids to Attend School

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Next month kids return to school. But are they ready? Preparation is not just about uniforms and supplies. Our area Read More →

Man Arrested for Cocaine Distribution

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Alexandria police arrest a man for cocaine distribution and resisting arrest. They arrested Fredrick Lockett of Alexandria, in the 27 Read More →

State Takes Child From Parents After Suspicion of Abuse

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A 16 month old is now in the care of the state after his mother and a man in the Read More →

Police Searching for Suspicious Man

Pineville police need help finding a man who frightened girls playing in their yard. It happened Saturday afternoon on Donahue Read More →

State Police Looking for Candidates

Students entering their senior year this fall are thinking about what they need to do for a career after high Read More →

2 Arrested in Theft of 46 Cigarette Cartons

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Two Alexandria men are arrested for stealing 46 cartons of cigarettes worth around four thousand dollars from a convenience store. Read More →

Nagin to Report to Bureau of Prisons September 8th

Disgraced former Mayor Ray Nagin may be just down the road in September. The sentencing judge has recommended Nagin serve Read More →

17 Year Old, 3 Juveniles Arrested for Vandalizing Church with Feces

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Grant deputies arrest a 17 year old girl and three juveniles for vandalizing a church in the Hudson Creek community. Read More →

PPD, APD Arrest Man for Walmart Thefts

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Pineville and Alexandria police are charging 36-year-old Desmond Price of Alexandria for a purse snatching and theft at both cities’ Read More →

State Rep. Hollis Drops out of Senate Race

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One of the republicans in the race for the U.S. Senate has withdrawn. State Representative Paul Hollis of Saint Tammany Read More →