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1 hr ago | The Advocate
Alexandria-based Red River Bank has purchased the Home Bank building at 8810 Bluebonnet Blvd. for $1.35 million, but said it has no immediate plans to open up a branch in the location.
6 hrs ago | The Town Talk
Grady Brame of Hammond, an Alexandria native whose parents and siblings live in Alexandria, will try this weekend to be the second in his family to win a major amateur title in Louisiana this year.
13 hrs ago | The Town Talk
Starting Friday, public colleges and universities in Louisiana will be required to make their campuses smoke-free.
The article contained statements from the city administration talking about how the Police Jury has wasted the taxpayer's money.
In May, Alexandria residents approved a 6-mill tax dedicated to local recreational needs.
There is a unique surprise party being planned in downtown Donaldsonville, however the people behind the big bash do not know the guest of honor.
A 3rd Judicial District Court has dismissed the wrongful conviction claims of two men who were found guilty of the 1986 murders of a Downsville couple.
A Baton Rouge woman was arrested after she was stopped Saturday by Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's deputies, who had been searching for her after several reports about an erratic driver on Interstate 49, according to a release.
Two Alexandria men landed in hot water after a tip from a witness that alleged they stole a freezer and air-conditioning unit from a house in the 1200 block of Broadway Avenue, according to police.
Scott Holmes was a fresh-faced pastor in the Assemblies of God denomination when he and his wife Kara packed up their two young children in 1990 and left Louisiana to do missionary work on a tiny South Pacific atoll named Ebeye in the Marshall Islands.
Alan Crowe considers tonight's inaugural St. Jude Classic at Thunder Valley Speedway a way to try to repay St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
July 26, 1954 Accident: Two children remained in a serious condition in an Alexandria hospital today with injuries sustained Saturday night when a car ran into four of them sleeping on a blanket in the Joy Drive-In Theater.
Two Rapides Parish women are facing drug charges after a traffic stop Wednesday in Grant Parish, according to a release.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 05:45 pm
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