Category Archives: Local Headlines

$250k+ Project Approved for Avoyelles Parish

The State Bond Commission approves nearly $280k for a project in Avoyelles parish. Most of the funds will be used Read More →

New Math Program Implemented in Rapides Schools

The Eureka Math Program was implemented in Rapides Parish Schools to better prepare students in math. The superintendent says it Read More →

Man Re-Arrested for Harassing Victim

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A man out on bond for inappropriate sexual behavior is back in jail in Rapides parish. He’s 41-year-old Nathan Leroy Read More →

Mayor Roy Discusses Fulton Plan at Weekly Briefing

The City of Alexandria has been trying to decide what to do with the Fulton Hotel for the last decade. Read More →

LSUA Admission Requirements Change

The Board of Regents changed the requirements to get into LSUA. Shelly Kieffer explains those changes. Also new at LSUA Read More →

Local Church Celebrates 150th Birthday

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The congregation at Newman United Methodist says the church has an interesting and rich history. The church was built in Read More →

Kiwanis Honors Teacher of the Year

The Kiwanis of Alexandria honored the teacher of the year. April Durand of Oak Hill High School received the award. Read More →

2 Arrested for Sexual Assault

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Two people were arrested for sexual assault in Vernon parish. Anthony Scroggins and Dillon Carr are both 23 years old Read More →

Chamber Hosts Legislative Luncheon

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The Cenla Chamber hosts a legislative appreciation luncheon for our local lawmakers, who say it was the toughest session since Read More →

Coliseum Renovations Aim to Bring Athletic Events to Cenla

The renovations at the coliseum aims to bring more events and revenue to Central Louisiana. One specific way of doing Read More →