Category Archives: Local Headlines

2 Arrested in Series of Burglaries


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


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


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


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


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


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