Category Archives: Local Headlines

LSUA Holds Mid-Day Madness


To kick off their 2015 basketball season, LSUA held a dunk contest in their Fitness Center yesterday. The event, Mid-Day Read More →

Thousands Participate in Race for the Cure


The weather was gloomy this weekend but that didn’t stop thousands from making their way downtown to Race for the Read More →

Coats for Kids Drive In Full Swing

For years KLAX has done a Coats for Kids drive to outfit local kids with coats who otherwise wouldn’t have Read More →

Airpark, AEX CEO Speaks at Monthly NRBIA Meeting

The North Rapides Business and Industry Alliance held its monthly meeting yesterday afternoon and the CEO of England Airpark and Read More →

Pineville Jr. High Celebrates Red Ribbon Week


This week, Pineville Junior High School celebrates Red Ribbon Week. The school plans different events to stress the importance of Read More →

2 Important Run-Offs Scheduled for Nov. 21

The primary elections held Saturday will send you back to the polls on November 21st for two important run-offs. Expect Read More →

Man Barricades Himself in Home After Allegedly Beating a Woman


Vernon deputies handle a domestic incident over the weekend that ends in an arrest of a man after he barricades Read More →

12-Year-Old Charged with Negligent Homicide

Alexandria police arrest a 12-year-old for killing a man with an air-pellet-type weapon on Polk Street last Friday night. The Read More →

City, Parish Officials Respond to Extraordinary Rainfall


City and parish authorities are responding to the extraordinary amount of rain that has poured down on Rapides parish. The Read More →

11 Cenla Parishes Eligible for Disaster Benefits Due to Drought

Despite all this rain, 11 Central Louisiana parishes are named primary natural disaster areas for the drought that started in Read More →