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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 →

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 →

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 →

Natchitoches PD Need Help Solving Labor Day Shooting


Natchitoches police need your help in connection with a Labor Day shooting. The victim is 17-year-old Demarcus Pye of Natchitoches, Read More →

Qualifying Begins Today for Fall Elections

Qualifying for local, legislative and statewide elections begins today in parish clerk of court offices and in Baton Rouge. The Read More →

Police Remind Drivers to Watch Out for Children on Labor Day

Law enforcement officials are asking you to keep in mind that Monday is a holiday where children are out of Read More →

Town Talk Building Sold, Newspaper to Remain


Headquarters for the Alexandria Daily Town Talk will remain on Third Street, even though the building is now sold. The Read More →

Shepherd Center to Close After 32 Years


After 32 years of service to the community, The Shepherd Center is closing. The familiar headquarters on Jackson Street was Read More →