Category Archives: Local Headlines

Lance Harris Announces Bid for Re-Election

Alexandria State Representative Lance Harris announces his candidacy for re-election. A 54-year-old businessman who owns convenience stores, Harris is seeking Read More →

Heroin Addiction Surges in LA

Heroin addiction is surging in Louisiana. ABC’s Mark Armstrong says it’s a deadly problem that many thought had mostly gone Read More →

LA’s 1st Female State Senator Dies at 92

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Funeral services for Louisiana’s first elected female state senator, Virginia Kilpatrick Sheehee, will be Friday morning in Shreveport. Former State Read More →

Private Plane Crashes in Glenmora

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A private plane crash is reported in Glenmora. The private plane went down on East River Road. Two people were Read More →

Groundbreaking Held for New Holiday Inn Downtown

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What we formerly knew as the Fulton Hotel is undergoing some major changes. Officials broke ground this morning on what Read More →

Police Still Searching for Suspect in Shooting

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State police need your help to find a suspect wanted in a trooper-involved shooting. Police are releasing this drawing of Read More →

Former Evergreen Police Chief Arrested for Murder

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The former police chief in the Avoyelles Parish town of Evergreen is arrested for murdering his wife. Deputies say 36-year-old Read More →

Fate of Fort Polk to be Revealed Thursday

We’ll soon know the future of Fort Polk and what impact that will have on our area. Thursday, federal authorities Read More →

Job Fair for Veterans Held at Fort Polk

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A job fair reaches out to military groups, including veterans, at Fort Polk.  It’s hosted by the Non-Commissioned Officers Association. Read More →

Rotary Hears from Former LC Professor Dr. Howell

The Downtown Rotary Club had a special guest this afternoon, Dr. Thomas Howell graduated from Louisiana College and went on Read More →