Category Archives: Local Headlines

Guardsman in Helicopter Crash Attended Pineville High


The bodies of all but two servicemen have been recovered after an army helicopter crashed off the Florida panhandle. Pilot Read More →

Kid’s Clothing Sale Benefits TREE House, United Way


Are you looking to save some money on children’s clothing? You’re in luck because a kid’s sale is going on Read More →

Local Nurses Attend Educational Symposium


An all-day symposium for the nursing community looks at medical problems unique to college campuses like LSUA. These nursing students Read More →

Hayes Manufacturing Wins Award


A locally owned and operated company wins the “Innovated Leadership in Manufacturing Award.” Hayes Manufacturing was recognized for its creation Read More →

Sicilian Descendents Host Heritage Festival


Descendants of Sicily make up a good portion of Louisiana and they have their own heritage festival in Independence. It’s Read More →

Crash Kills Woman in Allen Parish

State police say a Pitkin woman died early this morning in a crash in Allen parish. Troopers say 47-year-old Dawn Read More →

Marshal’s body sent home to Miss.


It is a poignant scene from the violence in Baton Rouge where a deputy U.S. Marshal lost his life. Louisiana Read More →

Shreveport Area Under Flash Flood Watch


The Shreveport area is flooding with more rain expected. This was the scene as drivers tried to navigate streets that Read More →

Local Man Inducted into LA Agriculture Hall of Distinction


A well-known area farmer, civic leader and veteran is honored with induction into the Louisiana Agriculture Hall of Distinction. Lucien Read More →

Georgia Fugitive Caught in Rapides Parish

Dayton Paul Whatley (left) and Byron Willis  (right)

A Georgia man is arrested as a fugitive in Rapides Parish and another man is charged with trying to help Read More →