Category Archives: Local Headlines

2 Public Defenders’ Offices Overspent Funds

Two local public defenders’ offices are getting bad marks from the State Legislative Auditor. Officials say the LaSalle Parish Office Read More →

RPSO Warns of “Gypsy Pavers”

The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office wants to warn the public of scammers in the area who are pretending to be Read More →

NRBIA Hears From Crest COO

The North Rapides Business Industry Alliance welcomed Crest Industries Chief Operating Officer John Doggett. He spoke about the company’s progress Read More →

LSU President Speaks About Budget Cuts


The LSU President is sounding the alarm about proposed budget cuts that would affect all campuses, including the one in Read More →

Funeral Arrangements to Be Held Thursday for Deceased Soldier


Funeral arrangements for Chief Warrant Officer George David Strother will be Thursday at the Alexandria Riverfront Center. The official arrival Read More →

Alexandria Puts Up New Bike Racks


There are eleven new bike racks thanks to the city. In a continuing effort to make it easier for bikers Read More →

Alexandria Has New Recreation Director


The City of Alexandria has a new recreation director. He’s Christopher Patterson and he’s the former director of parks and Read More →

VOA Kicks Off Healthy Baby Program


The Volunteers of America are kicking off a new program to ensure babies remain healthy. For more information on this Read More →

Nursery Festival This Weekend


This weekend is the 30th Annual Nursery Festival in Forest Hill. As ABC 31’s Bennett Roland Junior reports, the weather Read More →

Wanted Woman Turns Herself In

A Pineville woman wanted by Natchitoches deputies is in jail. Deputies say 32-year-old Lionecia Wagner turned herself in Friday. She Read More →