[ July 23, 2013; ]
A workshop for landowners interested in starting an outdoor recreational business on their property will be held July 23 at the Wildwood Resort in Sabine Parish.
The morning session will start at 9 a.m., and topics will include revenue potential, a Wildwood Resort testimonial, liability and legal considerations, marketing and cost-share assistance programs.
The afternoon session [...]
Many are calling him a hero, but the government says he’s a traitor. 29-year-old ex CIA employee Edward Snowden is hiding out in Hong Kong after revealing himself as the NSA leaker.
Snowden Exposed details of a top-secret surveillance program that collects tons of phone and internet data to thwart terrorist plots. The leak sparked [...]
At least three people were hurt in a house explosion in Texas this morning.
This is a picture of what is left of the home in Dobbin, about an hour south of Houston.
Two women and a child were taken to the hospital. Family members say the explosion happened after one of the women turned [...]
[ June 25, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] The Department of Transportation and Development will host a public meeting to discuss the upcoming construction of a roundabout in Winn Parish at the intersection of U.S. Hwy 84 and La. 34.
The meeting will be held Tuesday, June 25, from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. At the East Winnfield Church located at 6586 Hwy 34 [...]
Vernon Deputies arrest a man they say was driving with a child while smoking marijuana.
Deputies charge 26-year-old Richard Bottini of Leesville with cruelty to a juvenile as well as possession of marijuana.
KLAX ABC 31 News 6/11/13
Summer school is underway at LSU Alexandria.
And the school’s interim chancellor is also pumping up the volume on luring more students to the institution.
A search committee is now meeting to select the next permanent chancellor to succeed David Manuel, who left for another presidency job in Missouri last month.
KLAX ABC 31 News [...]
Pineville officials are making an historic vote right now when it comes to certain alcohol sales in the city.
The City got word today the Governor has signed into law legislation to allow a vote in October on restaurant sales only.
The city, home of Louisiana College, has historically been dry. But city leaders now [...]
A body found inside a car pulled from a Louisiana bayou over the weekend has been positively identified.
New Orleans Police say the results of an autopsy confirm the remains are those of missing teacher Terrilyn Monette.
26-year-old Monette was last seen leaving a New Orleans bar in early March.
A police diver located her [...]
Rapides deputies arrest an Alexandria woman for drug distribution.
Deputies say they regularly received information that Tiffany Beth Goldstein had been selling meth. After conducting a search of her home on Magnolia Street, drug agents say they found meth and other illegal drugs.
KLAX ABC 31 News 6/10/13
Alexandria Police are investigating the death of a Roman Catholic priest found dead in his hotel room early Friday.
Forty-eight year old Father Medina-Cruz was removed from his post in Cottonport after allegations of wrongdoing with a child.
That investigation was still pending and no charges were ever filed.
Police say there are no signs of [...]