Category Archives: Local Headlines

2nd Span of Curtis-Coleman Bridge to Open Tuesday

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, U.S.71/165 at the Read More →

Vernon Parish Offers Aid to Flood Victims

ATTENTION FLOOD VICTIMS!!! -FIRST NOTICE: Those who have been affected by the flooding, with homes damaged in Vernon Parish, are Read More →

Grant Parish offers water to those affected by outage

The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office will begin offering water to people that have been effected by the water outage in Read More →

LA College Donor Dies in Lafayette

One of Louisiana College’s beloved donors and friends, Mary Anna Granberry, passed away peacefully on the morning of March 11 Read More →

Heavy Rains Closes Schools, Roads in Cenla

Grant parish is in a disaster declaration issued late Wednesday afternoon by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards. Iatt and Nantachie Lakes Read More →

Red Cross Opens Shelters in North Louisiana for Evacuees

THURSDAY, March 10, 2016 – The American Red Cross has opened emergency shelters across North Louisiana to assist those affected Read More →

Grant Parish Sheriff: Announcement Regarding Flooding

·The Grant Parish Police Jury has closed Iatt Lake and Nantachie Lake. ·Sand and sandbags are available at:  Grant Parish Read More →

City of Natchitoches Has Sand Bags for Residents

The City of Natchitoches Public Works Department has sand bags available to all Natchitoches residents affected by high water and Read More →

Cenla School Closures

Rapides Parish Schools (Thursday and Friday) LaSalle Parish Schools (Thursday and Friday, and Monday) Grant Parish Schools (Thursday, Friday, and Read More →

Cenla Road Closures Due to Flooding

The following roads around Central Louisiana have been closed due to flooding/high water.  For additional information, call (318) 561-5100 or Read More →