Category Archives: Local Headlines

New ER at Rapides Regional to Open Tomorrow


After one year of hard work, the first phase of Rapides Regional Medical Center’s (RRMC) $12.5 million emergency department expansion Read More →

Qualifying Continues for Fall Elections

The list of those running for governor of Louisiana has grown to 7 from the original 4 announced months ago. Read More →

Judges, Lawyers Gather for the “Opening of Court”


A decades-old ceremony today at the Rapides Parish Courthouse marks the Opening of Court. It dates back to the time Read More →

Cenla Homeless Coalition Meets to Discuss Gap in Community Services

The Central Louisiana Homeless Coalition met today to see what could be done to replace the services provided by the Read More →

Credit Union to Host Golf Tournament for Children’s Health Care

A golf tournament put on by the LA Capitol Federal Credit Union will be held Monday, September 21st at Oakwing Read More →

England Airpark To Construct “Mega-site”


England Industrial Airpark announced what they are calling a “mega-site”. It will consist of three thousand total acres, commercial buildings, Read More →

APD Investigate Death

Alexandria police are looking into the case of a dead person found this morning at the side of Rick’s Quick Read More →

Abendmusik Showcases LA Composers

Abendmusik Alexandria has just started last week. It is a series that takes place once a month from now until Read More →

Homeowner Detains Suspect for Police


A man wanted in Ferriday is caught by a homeowner in Vernon parish. He’s 41-year-old Sam Wells Junior of Leesville. Read More →

Retired Officer Announces Race for Rapides Sheriff


A retied law enforcement officer is among those challenging the incumbent Rapides Parish Sheriff in the fall primary. He’s 58-year-old Read More →