Category Archives: Local Headlines

Ricky LaCour Announces Bid for Re-Election to Parish Council, District 2


Ricky LaCour has formally announced that he will seek re-election to Parish Council District 2 in Natchitoches Parish. LaCour has Read More →

Mozella Bell Announces Bid for Election to District Council 1


Mozella Bell has formally announced that she will seek election to District Council 1 in Natchitoches Parish. Bell has lived Read More →

New Curtis-Coleman Bridge to Close for O.K. Allen Demolition


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Saturday, September 19, U.S. 71/165 at the Read More →

LA Shrimpers Turn to Internet to Increase Sales

Louisiana shrimpers are struggling with extremely low wholesale prices. To increase their sales directly to consumers, which fetch a higher Read More →

Rapides Hospital to Display Sculpture Made by Special Needs Children


River Oaks is presenting a sculpture made by special needs children to the Rapides Women’s and Children’s Hospital. The ceramic Read More →

2015 Miss Merry Christmas Crowned Over Weekend


The world famous Christmas Festival in Natchitoches now has royalty. The 59th Miss Merry Christmas and the Christmas Belles were Read More →

Miss LA, Miss MS Make Top 5 at Miss America Pageant


You may have watched Miss Georgia win the Miss America crown Sunday night here on KLAX-TV. Miss Louisiana and Miss Read More →

Natchitoches PD Investigate Case of Teen in Critical Condition

Natchitoches police are looking into the case of an unresponsive teen who is now in critical condition. He was found Read More →

Man Arrested for Impersonating Officer at Mud Fest


Grant deputies say a man tried to attend the Louisiana Mud Fest over the weekend without paying, insisting he was Read More →

Vernon Schools Named 3rd Best in State

Vernon Parish Schools are named the third best in the state. The ranking comes from the web site  Two-thirds Read More →