Category Archives: Local Headlines

Officials Order Drawdown of Black-Clear Lake

State officials are ordering a drawdown for Black-Clear Lake near Campti. This is done in many bodies of water this Read More →

Boil Advisory Lifted for Latanier

A boil advisory for the Latanier water system is lifted. The boil advisory was imposed when the city of Alexandria Read More →

Pineville Mayor, City Council Sworn in for New Term

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The Pineville mayor and council members are formally sworn in for their next term of office. That happened last night Read More →

Opelousas Man Found Guilty of Bankruptcy Fraud

An Opelousas man pleads guilty in federal court in Lafayette to bankruptcy fraud. 67-year-old Kiby Daigle concealed income from his Read More →

Man Arrested for Child Pornography in Warrant Issued 2 Years Ago

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40-year-old Brandon Wynn is arrested for 12 counts of pornography involving juveniles and a weapons offense. Deputies say the warrant Read More →

Vance McAllister Running for Re-Election

5th District Congressman Vance McAllister is running for re-election despite a scandal surrounding his marriage. McAllister appeared with his wife Read More →

Huey Long Hospital Closes Today

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It’s an historic or infamous day in Central Louisiana, depending on how you look at it. The Huey Long Hospital, Read More →

Grant Deputies Cancel Abduction Alert After Child Found Safe

Grant Parish deputies were able to cancel an abduction alert over the weekend, after a missing child was safely found. Read More →

Teen Arrested for Multiple Armed Robberies

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Alexandria police arrest a teen for three counts of armed robbery of people. He’s 17-year-old Dontreal Hampton of Alexandria. Police Read More →

Oberlin Woman Dies in Single Vehicle Crash

An Oberlin woman is dead from a single-vehicle crash in Allen Parish last night. Troopers say 72-year-old Emily Adams was Read More →