Category Archives: Local Headlines

Congressman Abraham To Visit Israel

Fifth District Congressman Ralph Abraham leaves tomorrow for a fact-finding trip to Israel. The trip is sponsored by the American Read More →

VA Welcomes New Interim Director

The new interim director for the VA Health Center here is Peter Henry. He’s a third generation VA employee who Read More →

Rayne Teachers Visit Students at Home

In Rayne, some teachers are doing something unique to prepare for the beginning of the new school year.  Each year, Read More →

Parents Crowd Local Stores to Stock Up on School Supplies

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Parents can now save big with the tax-free weekend before sending their kids back to school. As ABC 31’s Taylor Read More →

State Rep Jeff Hall to Seek Re-Election in District 26

State Representative Jeff Hall announced he is seeking re-election in District 26. To the surprise of many, he is not Read More →

Zoo Celebrates Visitor Appreciation Day

The Alexandria Zoo is gearing up to say thank you to the visitors that continually support their efforts. The event Read More →

Funktoberfest to Feature Music, Specialty Beers

Spirits Food and Friends will have something interesting coming to town. Owner Lee Gwinn of Spirits Food and Friends in Read More →

Winn Parish Issues Burn Ban

Winn parish fire is under a burn ban to take effect tomorrow. The parish is within a very high fire Read More →

3 Local Men Vying for Empty State Senate Seat

Left to right: Ed Larvadain III, Alexandria City Councilman Roosevelt Johnson, and Alexandria attorney Jay Luneau.

At least three people are in line for the recently-vacated senate seat of Rick Gallot. The men include Alexandria City Read More →

Renegade Harley Aims to Help Local Non-Profits

Renegade Harley Davidson is reaching out to the community and lending a hand to non-profit organizations. Here is Brandi Wills Read More →