Category Archives: Local Headlines

9 Arrested, 1 Wanted in Heroin Distribution Case

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Rapides Parish deputies report the arrests of nine people after an extensive investigation into heroin distribution. One is still at Read More →

Fort Polk Soldier Arrested on Sex Charges

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A Fort Polk soldier is arrested for inappropriate behavior with a youngster. 23-year-old Casey Dustin Young was arrested last week Read More →

VA URGENT CARE CLINIC HOURS CHANGE

Pineville, LA – Effective October 6, 2014, the Alexandria VA Medical Center’s Urgent Care Clinic (UCC) hours will change to Read More →

Libertarian Party of LA Exceeds 10,000 Registered Voters

This morning, the Secretary of State officially reported over 10,000 registered Libertarian voters in Louisiana. This milestone indicates a growing Read More →

Sanders Sentenced to Death Row

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A Las Vegas man tried in Alexandria Federal Court is headed to death row. A federal jury deliberated yesterday afternoon. Read More →

Kennedy Criticizes Efforts to Change Health Insurance for State Workers

State Treasurer John Kennedy has harsh words about efforts to change group health insurance for state workers and teachers. John Read More →

VA Conducts “Stand Down” To Help Homeless Veterans

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The VA Hospital conducts what it calls a Stand Down. The medical center is offering services to homeless veterans. This Read More →

Fort Polk Supporters Send in Most Letters in Country

Fort Polk is being considered for massive cuts, but not without a fight. The base could soon lose 65 hundred Read More →

Pineville Woman Allegedly Steals Medication from Elderly

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Grant deputies arrest a 24-year-old Pineville woman for stealing prescription medicine from an elderly person she was caring for. Courtney Read More →

RPSO Searches for Runaway Juvenile

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The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office juvenile detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a runaway juvenile. Megan Nicole Johnson Read More →