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Marksville, Louisiana is located in Avoyelles Parish. Zip codes in Marksville, LA include 71351. The median home price in Marksville is $135,000. More Marksville information.

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8 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Alexandria's Manna House gets donation through group's extended giving

A local service organization has amped up its charitable donations this year. The Esther Grand Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star Prince Hall Affiliation of the Free Accepted Masons opted to extend its charity work beyond its traditional Food Bank donations to an organization that feeds the hungry every day in Alexandria.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

La. man convicted of kidnapping missing woman

One of Shreveport's newer CNG-fueled trash trucks has itself been trashed by a fire that damaged it so heavily it will now likely be used for parts.

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The Town Talk

Edwin Edwards story could hit movie screens

Imagine George Clooney starring in a major motion picture as former Gov. Edwin Edwards.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Advocate

Pam's Party Line for July 6, 2014

The Arthritis Association debuted a new fundraiser June 26 that involved decorating gloves.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

KLAX

Marksville Hosts State's Oldest July 4th Parade

The oldest Independence Day parade in the state is tomorrow night in Marksville.

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The Town Talk

Central Louisiana's weekend entertainment geared toward celebrating nation

The fireworks will ring throughout the nation Friday night, and we'll have our own spectacles here in Central Louisiana.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Town Talk

Jury recommends death for Marksville man who killed Florida student

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- Northeast Florida jurors have recommended death for an escaped Louisiana inmate convicted of killing a Florida State graduate student.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Town Talk

Come on down to Marksville's Paragon Casino for 'The Price is Right Live' this weekend

One of America's iconic television game shows is coming to Cenla. Host Todd Newton will ask contestants to "come on down" and play The Price is Right Live at the Paragon Casino Resort Mari Showroom in Marksville this weekend.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Town Talk

From the Past: June 25

June 25, 1954 Oldest voter: Andrew Phames, who will celebrate his 106th birthday Dec. 2, made a permanent registration in Avoyelles Parish this week to become what is believed to be the oldest voter in Louisiana.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

The Town Talk

From the Past: June 21

The driver, Bobby Buce of West Monroe, was not injured. June 21, 1954 Congressional candidate: D.M. Riddle Jr., Marksville businessman and ex-mayor of Marksville, has announced his candidacy for Congress from the Eighth Congressional District.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

The Town Talk

Enjoy the weekend, whether in the heart of Rapides or beyond

Make Central Louisiana your destination this weekend. There are plenty of fun and enlightening things going on.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

St. Augustine Record

State maps plan to convict second escapee in FSU student's death

On an overhead projector in Judge Raul Zambrono's courtroom on Monday, accused killer Kentrell Feronti Johnson watched video of himself and two accomplices break out of prison on March 30, 2010.

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Mon Jun 16, 2014

The Town Talk

From the Past: June 16

June 16, 1954 Sales prices: Montgomery Ward's "June Parade of Values" advertises all regular $2.88 skirts on sale for $2.47 and men's cotton shirts, regular price $1.98, on sale for $1.67.

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Sun Jun 15, 2014

The Town Talk

McCormick: Moon's champions deserve recognition too

Moon Ducote had vanished from the sports annals for decades. He was in danger of disappearing all together like many of his peers presumably have done as well.

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