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2 Important Run-Offs Scheduled for Nov. 21

The primary elections held Saturday will send you back to the polls on November 21st for two important run-offs. Expect Read More →

Man Barricades Himself in Home After Allegedly Beating a Woman

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Vernon deputies handle a domestic incident over the weekend that ends in an arrest of a man after he barricades Read More →

City, Parish Officials Respond to Extraordinary Rainfall

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City and parish authorities are responding to the extraordinary amount of rain that has poured down on Rapides parish. The Read More →

NSU Launches 2+2 Program for Nursing Students

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Nursing students at Delgado Community College in New Orleans now have access to NSU to enhance their degrees. Friday, school Read More →

Bones Discovered Near Cotile Lake Dock

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Bones are found Friday afternoon at the Cotile Lake Landing off Highway 1200 in Rapides Parish. Rapides deputies say the Read More →

Exchange Club Hosts District 29 Senate Forum

The Exchange Club forum for the District 29 Senate race was held yesterday afternoon.  The two candidates in the race Read More →

Zoo Boo Expected to Bring Large Crowds

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It’s time to join the Alexandria Zoo for the biggest Halloween extravaganza in the city, Zoo Boo.  Here’s ABC 31’s Read More →

Insurance Commissioner Blames Governor for Debt Notices

Source: http://www.ktbs.com/story/30314729/louisiana-omv-letters-threatening-fines-for-lapsed-insurance

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is blaming Governor Bobby Jindal for debt notices going out to more than a million Read More →

State Police: Many Teen Deaths in Car Crashes Preventable

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Every year, five thousand teens lose their lives in car crashes. Of course, most of these crashes can be prevented Read More →

Alexandria Teen Dies in Crash

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An Alexandria teen was killed early yesterday in Rapides parish. Police say 17-year-old Bree Ducote lost control of her pick-up, Read More →