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The Fort Polk Museum showcases the installation's history through dioramas and exhibits that include samples of uniforms, weapons, equipment and personal effects.
Beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 8, the City of Alexandria will host a kite-making workshop in the lobby of City Hall in Downtown Alexandria in anticipation of next week's Kite Day Festival set at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 15, at O'Hearn Mathews Field on Bayou Rapides Road.
The ceremony was originally scheduled for Thursday but was postponed because of rainy weather.
Steve Rogge is nearly synonymous with the Rapides Parish Library system. He took a job as library director 30 years ago, and he's held that position ever since.
A Pineville man who had been arrested last month in a burglary case now faces theft, forgery other charges after officials allege he stole property and cashed nine checks for more than $4,500, according to the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office.
Alexandria,La- Locally loved rapper Lil' Boosie was released from Angola's Louisiana State Penitentiary around 7 pm on Wednesday.
Alexandria police: Alexandria police officers Tommy Cicardo, Terry Kitchen, and Capt.
Further investigation by detectives resulted in charges related to three residential burglaries which occurred in the 400 block of Camille Street over the past two months.
The victim said she was not allowed to leave her house after the incident. Erik Peterson, 26, of Alexandria, showed up at the business while police were there, and he was immediately arrested.
As of 9 a.m. Tuesday, the Gillis Long/Jackson Street Bridge between downtown Alexandria and Pineville is closed because of poor travel conditions.
Chain letter: Representatives of the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Department, the district attorney's office and a U. S. postal inspector conferred Thursday on means of stopping an illegal "Circle of Gold" chain letter scheme here.
State police say an accident involving a utility task vehicle has claimed the life of a 4-year-old girl.
A man who allegedly snatched the cash register Friday night from an Alexandria restaurant later was found Saturday by officers who arrested him, according to a release.
MONROE -- Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo dropped two big surprises during the state of the city address Thursday: his plans to build a new arena, and that he is a distant cousin of A-list entertainer Jennifer Hudson.