Category Archives: Local Headlines

New Museum Opens at Southern Forest Heritage Museum

The new Civilian Conservation Corps Museum is being set up at the Southern Forest Heritage Museum in Central Louisiana.  ABC Read More →

NSU Honors Summer & Fall Graduates

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Northwestern State University awards some 925 degrees Friday morning.  These are students who completed course work during the summer and Read More →

Over 1000 Louisianians Owed Money

Christmas time is the time to give and the State of Louisiana is giving back money!  State Treasurer John Kennedy Read More →

Calvary Baptist Members Bring Gifts, Throw Party for Elementary Students

Calvary Baptist Church paid a special visit to Julius Patrick Elementary Thursday morning.  Every year, members of the congregation receive Read More →

Live Reindeer Visits Alexandria Mall

The holiday season calls for some holiday excitement at the Alexandria Mall.  ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach visited Santa and even Read More →

Law Enforcement Reminds Drivers To Watch for Children During Holidays

Here’s a friendly reminder as you enter the weekend before Christmas.  Students are out of school for a couple of Read More →

Ferriday Woman to Pay Over $107k in Restitution

A Ferriday woman is sentenced Friday in Alexandria Federal Court to five months in prison for stealing more than $100,000 Read More →

Rapides School District Earns “B” on Overall Report Card

The results of high-stakes testing are in and the Rapides School District remains about the same compared with the last Read More →

TREE House Gets New Exhibits

Christmas is a busy time for the TREE House in Alexandria. It’s getting rid of some things, but also getting Read More →

John Bel Edwards Appoints Melancon to Cabinet

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Governor-Elect John Bel Edwards moves ahead naming members to his cabinet.  One well-known name on the list is Charlie Melancon, Read More →