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Changes to SNAP Program Require Adults to Work 20 Hours/Week

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Changes to Food Assistance Program Effective October 1 ABLE-BODIED ADULTS WITHOUT DEPENDENTS MUST MEET WORK REQUIREMENT TO CONTINUE RECEIVING SNAP Read More →

Pie Festival This Weekend

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Pies, pies, and more pies. It’s that time of the year again where everyone goes to Lecompte to enjoy the Read More →

Hurricane Joaquin To Threaten Carolinas

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Joaquin is now a hurricane and building strength in the Atlantic. The National Hurricane Center has issued a hurricane warning Read More →

Inmate Dies in Marksville Prison

An autopsy is pending on an inmate death in the Marksville Correctional Center. Authorities say 25-year-old Joseph Redmond Junior of Read More →

O.K. Allen Bridge Now a Part of History

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The O.K. Allen Bridge is now history. Experts blew it up on Saturday to make way for the new, extra Read More →

Woman Dies in Drowning at Indian Creek

A weekend drowning at Indian Creek Recreation Center results in the death of a woman. Rapides deputies say she is Read More →

2 Die in Weekend Crashes

Two die in weekend crashes. The first was a single car in Saint Landry parish and a two year old Read More →

Eunice Mom Kills 2 Daughters Before Taking Her Own Life

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State fire marshal officials say a Eunice mom took the lives of her daughters and then started a fire in Read More →

Superintendent Speaks at NRBIA Meeting

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Superintendent of Schools, Tony Authement, held a briefing on the status of education in Rapides parish at the North Rapides Read More →

Natchitoches Police Arrest 2, Search for Another in Church Thefts

Left to right: Layna Jones, Daniel Ryder, and Jess Meshell (still wanted).

Natchitoches police make two arrests, but are still looking for a third person in connection with recent church burglaries. Police Read More →