Category Archives: Local Headlines

Fort Polk Listening Session to Be Held Tomorrow

A listening session to keep troops at Fort Polk will be held tomorrow in Leesville and also at Alexandria City Read More →

Foodapalooza Teaches Community About Local Foods

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The 3rd Annual Foodapalooza is going on today and tomorrow and is a free opportunity for people to learn about Read More →

Students Attend Spring Leadership Conference

Future health professionals have their opportunity to get hands-on experience this weekend. Several hundred students from across the state are Read More →

Ribbon Cutting Held for Johnny Downs Complex

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A ribbon cutting ceremony for five new practice fields took place at Johnny Downs Complex this morning. The practice fields Read More →

3 Arrested for drugs in Vernon Prish

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Three people are arrested for drugs in Vernon Parish. Deputies say the search of a home in New Llano ended Read More →

APD Officer Named Officer of the Year

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An Alexandria police officer is named the State Highway Safety Commission’s DWI officer of the year for the fourth time Read More →

Former Correctional Officer Sentenced Today

A former correctional officer at the Pollock Federal Prison and the daughter of an inmate are sentenced for bribery. Federal Read More →

Middle School Students Attend Annual Black History Program

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Students at Arthur F Smith Middle Magnet School held their annual black history program hosted by ABC’s own Bennett Roland Read More →

LSUA Hosts Spring Open House

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All Central Louisiana high school students had the opportunity to see what LSU of Alexandria has to offer today. Students Read More →

New Labor Laws Will Affect Seafood Industry

Changes to labor laws are putting the pinch on some in the seafood industry this year. Many seafood processors, even Read More →