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13 min ago | The Town Talk
An Alexandria couple is facing charges after allegedly taking an American Express credit card and charging about $4,000 to it in Natchitoches and Rapides parishes, according to police.
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3 hrs ago | The Town Talk
Airport work to start: Engineering design work will begin soon for improvements to the Jena airport on Louisiana Highway 8 on the town's south edge.
7 hrs ago | The Town Talk
Robert Lee Smith, 28, dropped the clear plastic bag on the ground and then took off on foot, only to double back to retrieve the bag, police said.
Alexandria, Louisiana-Do you like to read and discuss new books? Now is your chance: The Main Library is starting a new book club on January 9, 2014.
Ned Moon was appointed commander of State Police Troop E headquartered in Alexandria.
Alexandria Fire Chief Bernard Wesley is smiling a lot these days. Monday's unveiling of the city's new Fire Station No.
The NAIA Champions of Character program "creates an environment where every student-athlete, coach, official and spectator is committed to the true spirit of competition through integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship and servant leadership," a news release from LSUA said.
5 1 2 oz. GAILES: To Breannco and Jerrika Bobb of Alexandria, a daughter, Braylee JohNae,' 5 lbs.
You can't miss Tipitina's Music Co-Op now. Tucked into a side street in downtown Alexandria, the co-op closed a few years ago due in part to low membership.
If you're a fan of Clementine Hunter and artistic serving dishes, you have something in common with Oprah Winfrey this year.
To have a top-notch recreation program in Alexandria would require significant investment.
5 at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, at 5540 Coliseum Boulevard. Afterward, an open house will be held at the fire station until 6 p.m. Monday.
Separate trials will be held for the two suspects in the 2010 beating death of a University of Louisiana at Lafayette student from Alexandria.