Category Archives: Local Headlines

Bullying Expert, Author Speaks to Local High School Students

An expert on bullying is in Alexandria this week to discuss this epidemic. Best-selling author Jodee Blanco today talked to Read More →

Avoyelles Tourism Office: Lots to Do This Fall

Fall is a busy month in Avoyelles Parish. The tourism office reports it’s an inexpensive and nearby getaway. For more Read More →

Results for Hotly Contested Races Could Come Late Tonight

It’s Election Day, and it could be late before some hotly contested races are decided. Polls opened at 6 o’clock Read More →

LSUA Students Talk About Importance of Voting

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Young people don’t always turn out for elections. So, we asked some LSUA students about the importance of these elections Read More →

New CCC Museum to Open Next Year

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A new CCC Museum is set to open late next year. As Bennett Roland Junior reports, it will be on Read More →

Glenmora Man Arrested for Rape Over Weekend

40-year-old George Perkins of Glenmora is arrested for rape over the weekend. According to police, officers were called to Willis Read More →

Police Report Vandalism Spree Across Rapides Parish

Alexandria police report a vandalism spree in the western part of the city. Police say people are shooting out car Read More →

Legislative Auditor Issues Critical Audits for Cenla Agencies

The legislative auditor cites LaSalle Waterworks District Number One for discrepancies between bills and collections. In other critical audits affecting Read More →

Solomon Northup Family Visits Central LA

The family of Solomon Northup, the main character in the award-winning movie “12 Years a Slave”, is in Central Louisiana. Read More →

U.S. Army Field Band Plays for Bolton High Students

The U.S. Army Field Band plays for students at Bolton High today. These soldiers who also play instruments consider themselves Read More →