Category Archives: Local Headlines

Natchitoches Man Arrested for Continuing to Batter Women

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The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested Roderick Rachal (B/M, 37 y.o.), of Natchitoches for committing another battery on a female. Read More →

CLECO Warns They May Need to Shut Off Power Due to Water

CLECO officials are warning customers they may be forced to turn off power in flooded areas. They say it’s a Read More →

More Shelters Open for Those Displaced by Flood

More shelters are being opened in our area as high water affects homes. In Grant parish, the Red Cross is Read More →

LC, UA Sign Dual Enrollment Agreement

Officials from Louisiana College and University Academy held a press conference yesterday afternoon and signed a one year, dual enrollment Read More →

Chamber President Speaks at Rotary Luncheon

What comes next in Central Louisiana? The Chamber president answered that question yesterday for members of the Downtown Rotary Club, Read More →

DA Terrell Named Law Officer of the Year

Rapides district attorney Phillip Terrell is named Law Officer of the Year by Crime Stoppers. The group held its annual Read More →

Gov. Edwards Presents Goals for Legislative Session

Most lawmakers are still pondering the governor’s opening-session speech. It’s tradition for him to provide something of a laundry list Read More →

LA Chief Justice Addresses Legislature

The Louisiana Legislature yesterday hosted the state’s Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, a tradition for the first week of Read More →

FEMA Hosts Aid Registration Centers in Grant Parish

FEMA officials are now in Grant parish. Sheriff Steven McCain says there will be registration centers open today from 10am Read More →

Assistant DA Arrested on DWI, Hit & Run Charges

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A long-time assistant district attorney in Rapides parish is no longer on staff after a DWI arrest plus charges of Read More →