Category Archives: Local Headlines

Men’s Wearhouse, Corrections Dept. Sponsor “Give a Suit”

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Once again Men’s Wearhouse is partnering with the state corrections department to help inmates exiting the system. It’s called “Give Read More →

Protest Held Today at VA Hospital

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A protest is held at the VA Hospital in Pineville. Some veterans say this is among the hospitals that need Read More →

Vance McAllister Comments on Fort Polk Issues

The latest entrant in the crowded field for 5th district congressman is the incumbent. Vance McAllister was in Alexandria this Read More →

First Alexandria Mayoral Candidate Announces Today

The first official campaign announcement for the city of Alexandria mayor’s race is made today. Jamar Gailes, has not run Read More →

Fireworks Stands Advise Caution and Safe Practices

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President John Adams, one of the signatories to the Declaration of Independence, famously predicted the 4th would become a national Read More →

Supporters of Fort Polk Meet to Save the Historic Post

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Supporters of Fort Polk meet to fight for the life of the historic U.S. Army post. Community leaders, public officials Read More →

Helping Hands, Rapides Deputies Give Out Fans

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One group is providing fans to the needy during this hot weather. As they’ve done in the past, Rapides Deputies Read More →

Travelers to Pay Highest Gas Prices in 10 Years

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Tomorrow is the official start of the long holiday weekend, and Triple A says 41 million of you will travel Read More →

Showdown in Baton Rouge Over Common Core

The fight over common core between Governor Bobby Jindal and State Education Superintendent John White is at a showdown in Read More →

Arrests Made in Grant Parish Kidnapping Case

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Arrests are made in Grant Parish in a kidnapping case reported in the Aloha community over the weekend. Dylan Patten Read More →