Category Archives: Local Headlines

Vernon Chamber hosts photo contest

A photo contest is being hosted by the Vernon Chamber of Commerce. Call the Chamber at 337-238-0349 or visit their Read More →

Tiger Advocates Speak out against budget cuts


The Tiger Advocates Program is a collective group of voices that is speaking out against more budget cuts that would Read More →

Human Relations Council Honors Community Members

This morning the Human Relations Commission awarded people and organizations for enriching lives in the community. Winners are chosen in Read More →

Local business awarded $7.1 mil grant


A local business is awarded a $7.1 million loan guarantee from the federal government. It’s for Southern Textile on Masonic Read More →

Ribbon Cutting: D’Argent Companies


The Chamber Red Coats celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony for D’Argent Companies development at MacArthur Square Shopping Center. D’Argent Companies has Read More →

Chas Roemer Objects to Jindal Plan on Common Core


Governor Bobby Jindal is proposing legislation to undo common core in Louisiana and replace it with a homegrown series of Read More →

Leesville in Top Ten Affordable Places to Live in LA

Leesville has been named one of the top ten most affordable places to live in the state. Theses rankings are Read More →

2 Charged with Attempted Murder


Two people are charged with attempted murder after a domestic fight ends with a man being stabbed. Alexandria police say Read More →

O Negative Blood in Short Supply

LifeShare reports a shortage of type O Negative blood in their existing supply. Experts say each person who donates has Read More →

Woman Wanted for Theft


Authorities are searching for a woman wanted in Natchitoches parish and the surrounding area for theft. She’s 32-year-old Lionechia Renee Read More →