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Plastipak Expanding Pineville Facility

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A Pineville plant is investing 9-million dollars in its facility to add new production lines and hire more workers. The Read More →

Details Clarified in Trooper-Involved Shooting

A state police spokesperson clarifies details following a trooper-involved shooting yesterday. Authorities confirm the trooper has been treated and released Read More →

Food Bank Receives $25,000 Donation

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Leebo’s “Get It N Gone” presented a $25,000 check to the Food Bank today. It’s part of the convenience store’s Read More →

Local State Trooper Involved in Shooting

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A state trooper is involved in a shooting. He was on routine patrol about 2:30 this afternoon at Highway 1 Read More →

19 Arrested in LaSalle Drug Round-Up

LaSalle deputies announce a drug round-up netting some 19 arrests. Sheriff Scott Franklin called the operation Fielder’s Choice because, he Read More →

Former Firemen Arrested in Arson Case

Top, left to right: Darryl Blount, Thomas Gilbert, and Bobby Murray. 
Bottom, left to right: Kenneth Sweet, Jeremy West, and Johnny West.

State fire marshals arrest six for arsons in Oakdale. Three served as volunteer firefighters with Oakdale and Allen parish District Read More →

Alexandria Launches Rec2U Program

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The City of Alexandria officially launched its summer mobile recreation program. The Rec2U Program is the creation of the new Read More →

VA Hosts Open House

The VA hosted an open house as part of its summer of service initiative.   It’s an effort to improve communication Read More →

Dixon Cleared of Ethics Charges

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A former Rapides Parish School Board president is cleared of ethics violations. Janet Dixon appeared with her attorney, Tommy Davenport, Read More →

Students Volunteer at Cabrini Hospital

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A group of high school students is spending the summer volunteering at St. Frances Cabrini Hospital. Besides their age, they Read More →