Category Archives: Local Headlines

Grant Parish Couple Attempt to Sell Drugs to Children

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Grant deputies arrest a couple in the Springhill Community for reportedly trying to sell drugs to children. Deputies say Jeanie Read More →

Registration Deadline Extended for Children’s Camp

The Alexandria City Day Camp is so successful; the registration deadline is being extended. Sign-up for the camp at the Read More →

Fire Destroys Uninhabited House in Alexandria

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An uninhabited house fire early this morning destroys a wooden, shot-gun structure at 1963 Overton in Alexandria. The call went Read More →

The Watermelon Festival Kicks off in DeRidder

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The 9th Beauregard Watermelon Festival is underway in DeRidder. Today’s ceremonial cutting of the melon is followed by shows and Read More →

Lake Charles Announces Plans for Red White Blue & You

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The City of Lake Charles is calling for entries into the Fourth of July Red White Blue & You Parade. Read More →

LA 112 Now Open to all Traffic

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The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that LA 112 located approximately 2.9 miles north of Read More →

Court: State Senate Violated Meeting Laws in Huey Long Decision

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A lawsuit is in the works challenging the shuttering of Huey Long Hospital in Pineville. Local attorney Chris Roy Senior Read More →

First Round of Competition Begins Tonight for Miss LA Contestants

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The first round of competition in the Miss Louisiana Pageant begins tonight. It’s pageant week in Monroe, and the 32 Read More →

Summer Day Camp Underway in Alexandria

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A summer day camp is now underway for City of Alexandria children through August 8th. It’s for children ages 4 Read More →

Leesville City Councilman Dies

Leesville officials are mourning the death of City Councilman William Mike Elliot. He served District 4 for more than 20 Read More →