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9 hrs ago | The Town Talk
A school resource officer at an Alexandria school kept an eye on three burglary suspects until his fellow Rapides Parish Sheriff's deputies arrived and captured them Thursday, according to a release.
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Registration for the event will take place at the City Park Pavilion across the street from Eufaula Cove on Friday, April 25 from 4:00 to 6:30 pm.
19 hrs ago | The Town Talk
April 17, 1954 Population: The population of Alexandria was estimated at 39,100 today, not counting the area recently annexed to the city or another area to be annexed next month.
It didn't get down to freezing, but this morning's low temperature in Alexandria did set a record for April 16. This morning's low was 37 degrees in Alexandria, according to the National Weather Service in Lake Charles.
A woman reported to Alexandria Police on April 8 that a man had punched her in the face inside a bar after she accidentally bumped into another woman, according to a release.
Louisiana crawfishermen and the merchants who sell the crustacean to retail customers say the supply should be enough to satisfy appetites during Holy Week and Easter weekend.
Alexandria , LA - A motorcycle rider was obviously injured in a show on Sunday in Alexandria, La at the Shriners 2014 circus .
Former Grant Parish District Attorney Ed Tarpley says he's running for the U.S. House seat currently held by Republican Vance McAllister of Swartz .
My longtime friend Buddy Roemer spoke recently in Alexandria about our "disappearing" Louisiana, but it was population troubles on which the former congressman and governor focused, not our eroding coastline.
The first month of the 2014 legislative session has been calmer than in several years, lawmakers and session observers say, but the forecast for the future could be hot and stormy.
"I've been here 16 years, and we've always had trouble filling that void," said Jodi Robeau, operations manager at DIS-TRAN Steel.
Each of us has the power to tell our physicians and our loved ones what types of medical care and treatments we want.
An Alexandria church is finding a way to reach out to the people in its neighborhood beyond drawing them into Sunday church pews.
Former Grant Parish District Attorney Ed Tarpley has announced that he will run for the 5th Congressional District seat in the fall election.