Category Archives: Local Headlines

2 Charged with Attempted Murder

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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

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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 →

Jindal Announces Plans to Remove Common Core from LA

More than 320 thousand children in Louisiana in grades three through eight are being tested this week. Common Core was Read More →

DOTD lifts restriction of truck traffic on O.K. Allen Bridge in Rapides Parish

With the recent shift of two-way traffic from the O.K. Allen Bridge to the new Curtis-Coleman Bridge, the following restriction Read More →

Catholic church honors St. Joseph

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Tomorrow in the Catholic Church is the feast of the patron saint of Italy, Joseph. However, today there are Saint Read More →

Local Diplomat speaks at LSUA

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Foreign service officers spend the majority of their time overseas. Diplomat in residence John Roberts spoke at LSUA today and Read More →

“The Sunshine Boys” Opens this week

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The City Park Players are back on the stage preparing for their next production. “The Sunshine Boys” is a 1972 Read More →

Africa House at Melrose Gets a Facelift

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Experts are restoring a famous landmark at Melrose Plantation in Natchitoches Parish. ABC 31’s Emily Paige reports how this will Read More →

Police Jury Accepts Offer from City

The months of drama and fighting may be about over when it comes to the parking lot for the Rapides Read More →