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3 Area Lawmakers Re-Elected Unopposed

Qualifying ended at 4:30 yesterday afternoon with few surprises. Nine are seeking the governor’s job, and that’s not even a Read More →

New Lioness Arrives at Alexandria Zoo


A new curious cat named Angalia is now prowling around at the Alexandria Zoo. ABC 31’s Taylor Rubach has the Read More →

Local Man Arrested for Human Trafficking


A human trafficking arrest is made in Rapides parish. 55-year-old bobby Otis Augustine Junior was arrested yesterday for a number Read More →

New ER at Rapides Regional to Open Tomorrow


After one year of hard work, the first phase of Rapides Regional Medical Center’s (RRMC) $12.5 million emergency department expansion Read More →

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 →