- Froggy farewell: Minister gives 100s of frog figurines, toys Updated: Aug-30-15 8:28 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - A minister whose sermon about the princess and the frog brought him more than 400 froggy figurines, toys and trinkets has given nearly all of them away as retirement mementos.
- Trial set over gas explosion at Alexandria pizza restaurant Updated: Aug-29-15 4:13 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - A judge is scheduled to start hearing arguments in a 2012 lawsuit over a natural gas explosion at a pizza restaurant in Alexandria Mall.
- Man wanted for child's assault in Texas caught in Louisiana Updated: Aug-27-15 6:47 am
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - A man wanted for sexually assaulting a child in Texas has been captured in Alexandria by the Louisiana Attorney General's Fugitive Apprehension Unit.
- Couple, 67 and 63, plead to VA benefits theft, conspiracy Updated: Aug-26-15 6:11 am
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - A former Concordia Parish couple has pleaded guilty in a scheme to steal veterans' benefits, federal prosecutors say.
- Police: Man charged after 2 wounded in post-game shooting Updated: Aug-25-15 6:46 am
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - An Alexandria man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that wounded two people following a basketball game.
- US appeals court rejects lawsuit in 2008 police shooting Updated: Aug-23-15 10:10 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - A federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit against an Alexandria police officer who killed a man who reportedly said something about a weapon and then reached under a motel bed.
- Rapides Parish Coliseum renovation moving forward Updated: Aug-21-15 6:41 am
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - Officials describe the Rapides Parish Coliseum renovation project as "so far, so good" after four months of work.
- Alexandria airport gets grant to replace airport ramp Updated: Aug-11-15 6:47 am
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - To help make his case to members of the state's congressional delegation for improvements at Alexandria International Airport, England Authority Executive Director Jon Grafton brought a bag of aging concrete to show them.
- VA Medical Center getting interim director Updated: Aug-08-15 4:08 pm
PINEVILLE, Louisiana - Peter P. Henry has been named interim medical center director of the Alexandria VA Health Care System.
- Rapides Parish needs additional school bus drivers Updated: Aug-06-15 12:17 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - The Rapides Parish School District needs 12 more bus drivers before school starts in less than a week.
- Alexandria man sentenced in 2013 death of toddler Updated: Aug-04-15 6:50 am
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana - An Alexandria man has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of manslaughter in the 2013 death of a 13-month-old toddler, while a woman pleaded guilty to being an accessory after the fact in the same case.