Category Archives: Local Headlines

Interim Pineville Marshall Seeks Election in November

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The woman serving as interim Pineville and Ward Marshal will run for the full term in November. She took over Read More →

Groundbreaking Held for New Elementary School at Fort Polk

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Fort Polk is in a fight for its life, facing possible federal budget cuts. However, a groundbreaking was held this Read More →

Single Vehicle Crash Kills Man From Flatwoods

A single vehicle crash kills a man from the Flatwoods community. Troopers say 62-year-old Gaylon Bolton lost control of his Read More →

Couple Arrested for Child Abuse

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On July 18, 2014, Deputies responded to the 2800 block of Woodlawn Drive, Alexandria, LA in reference to a request Read More →

Former CFO for Catahoula Sheriff’s Office Arrested

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On August 13, 2014, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested the former chief financial officer for Read More →

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

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An Alexandria man is arrested for possession of narcotics with intent to distribute. Police say they stopped Jara Williams early Read More →

Man Jumps Out of Car While Moving Triggering Arrest

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During patrol, an APD Officer observed a convertible Oldsmobile in the 3600 block of Coliseum Blvd. Neither the driver nor Read More →

Construction Begins Tomorrow on Pineville Expy

Tomorrow, construction work begins on the Pineville Expressway. Highway officials say the work will be done overnight on the northbound Read More →

McAllister Seeks Re-Election Despite Loss of Duck Dynasty Endorsement

Incumbent 5th district Congressman Vance McAllister is seeking re-election. That’s despite a loss of support from the Duck Dynasty reality Read More →

Man Arrested for Hitting Girlfriend in Face

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On August 8th, 2014, Deputies at the Boyce Sub-station took a walk in complaint of a domestic abuse battery that Read More →