Category Archives: Local Headlines

2 Arrested in Series of Burglaries

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Rapides Deputies say they’ve solved a series of burglaries. Jesse Warren and Jada McGinty, both of Alexandria were arrested for Read More →

Teachers Attend “Whole Brain” Conference at LC

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About a thousand participants are on the campus of Louisiana College using their whole brain. The Whole Brain Teaching Conference Read More →

2 Arrested in Still-Smoking Meth Lab

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Grant Deputies say they encountered a still-smoking meth lab as they were trying to serve a routine civil citation. Charles Read More →

Judge Randow to Run for 9th District Despite Age Restriction

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Chief Judge Harry Randow of the 9th Judicial District says he will qualify to run in November 4th election despite Read More →

Fort Polk Welcomes Vermont Nat’l Guard Soldiers

Fort Polk is welcoming soldiers from another state for some crucial training. Around 35 hundred soldiers from the Vermont Army Read More →

LSUA To Offer New Course in Agriculture

A new course offering at LSU of Alexandria will team up with the Baton Rouge campus to provide a concentration Read More →

Duck Dynasty Family Member Announces Run for Congress

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A relative of the Duck Dynasty reality show clan is announcing his candidacy for the 5th district congressional seat this Read More →

Man Dies After Crashing into Empty House

Leesville police respond to a fire yesterday involving a vehicle and a home. The driver of an SUV lost control Read More →

Pedestrian Killed in LaSalle Parish

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A pedestrian is killed in LaSalle Parish over the weekend. Troopers say 27-year-old James Henry Thompson III of Trout was Read More →

Bunkie Corn Fest Held Over the Weekend

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Sweet corn from Bunkie is for sale all over Central Louisiana. The annual Louisiana Corn Festival ended Saturday. This festival Read More →