Category Archives: Top Stories

Escaped Inmate Captured in Oklahoma City

An escaped inmate from the Avoyelles Detention Center is in custody and being extradited from Oklahoma City. 42-year-old Trevis Randle Read More →


Six-week course for emerging construction companies to be offered throughout Louisiana (Press Release) BATON ROUGE, La. — Small contractors in Read More →

Denham Springs High School Suffers Major Flood Damage

Teachers at Denham Springs High School went to see their classrooms Tuesday for the first time since the flood. The Read More →

Pineville Man Arrested for Felony Carnal Knowledge


(Press Release) On August 16th , 2016, the Sheriff’s Office received a complaint in reference to criminal sexual conduct that Read More →

“Drive Sober” Campaign Runs Through Labor Day

The 2016 “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Campaign started on August 19th and will run through Labor Day. More Read More →

Citizens Weigh In on Fate of Weiss & Goldring Building

The future of a landmark building in downtown Alexandria is uncertain. This is after a city council meeting last night Read More →

FEMA Extends Grace Period to Renew Flood Insurance Policies in Declared LA Parishes

(Press Release) WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that due to the damage and displacement caused Read More →

Inmate Escapes near Bunkie

Trevis Randle

AVOYELLES PARISH, La – An inmate from the Avoyelles Parish Detention Center 2 east of Bunkie escaped early Sunday morning. Read More →

Grandmother, Grandson Swept Away by Rising Water

The majority of Rapides parish was spared from the damage seen in the southern part of our state. But tragedy Read More →

Fate Decided for Fort Polk Horses

Photo credit: KATC-TV 3

Fort Polk officials have conducted a lengthy study on how best to take care of the some 750 horses on Read More →