Category Archives: Local Headlines

Teachers to Attend Seminars to Improve Skills

Teachers are taking some time out of their vacation next week to hone their skills. The Rapides Parish District’s Professional Read More →

Sports Hall of Fame to Induct Saints Owner

This is a big weekend for sports in Natchitoches. The 2014 class for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame will Read More →

More Local Soldiers Home with Their Families Today

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More soldiers are back home with their families today. More members of the Louisiana National Guard 844th Engineer Company returned Read More →

Change of Command Ceremony Held Today

The 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, conducts its Change of Command Ceremony today. Colonel Mario Diaz and Command Read More →

Undercover Narcotics Operation Results in 6 Arrests

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Rapides deputies say an undercover narcotics operation nets 6 arrests. Anthony Green, J.B. Watts III, Russell Prenell, and Shonda Fisher Read More →

APD Make 2 Arrests in Neighborhood Burglary Cases

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Alexandria Police make two arrests in break-in’s that happened last week in the Ansley, Porter and Cherokee Village neighborhoods. Joseph Read More →

Rapides Regional Hosts Organ Donation Program

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It’s one of the hardest decisions made by family members. But, the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency is trying to get Read More →

Kiwanis Honors Law Enforcement Agent of the Year

Today a local civic club honors the law enforcement agent of the year. The Alexandria Kiwanis Club makes this presentation Read More →

SACS Puts LC on Probation Again

Louisiana College is on probation again by the Southern Association of Colleges. Issues are trustee board governance, institutional integrity, personnel Read More →

CLECO Could be Sold or Aquired

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It appears that CLECO is about to be sold or acquired. Though there’s no official word from the Pineville-based utility, Read More →