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One of Alexandria's major intersections is getting an overhaul

"This interchange is critical," said Mayor Jacques Roy. "You will be able to cross MacArthur for the first time, from kids to wheelchair accessibility. That has been one of the big divisions for the city in many ways."

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-08-18 16:00:00

Craft Brews, BBQ, and Blues kicks off once again in Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) -One of Central Louisiana's favorite annual events was back again on Saturday night as the Alexandria Museum of Art hosted Craft Brews, BBQ, and Blues.

KALB.COM - 2018-08-18 21:12:00

3 charged after Alexandria massage parlor prostitution complaints

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 13, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-08-17 18:26:00

Man accused in fatal Alexandria crash pleads not guilty

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 13, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

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Local ministries answer the call to help the homeless in Central Louisiana

"Years ago I experienced homelessness, I had two kids, I lived in the car and it was devastating," Tate said. "I know what it feels like so, God really put it on my heart. One day just praying I asked God what can I do? So, he sent me out here and I have been out here for the last two and a half yea

KALB.COM - 2018-08-18 22:44:00

Neighboring business knew something was 'fishy' at busted spa

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) -Two massage parlors on Jackson Street have been busted by Alexandria police for allegedly providing a little something extra, and illegal, with that massage.One of the businesses is called Body Works. But, Alexandria police say more was being offered than what was being adver

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Arrests made in massage parlor prostitution case

ALEXANDRIA, La. (APD) -On August 16, Alexandria Police Department Narcotics Detectives made three arrests in a case related to reported acts of prostitution at local massage parlors.

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Pineville man arrested for attempted 2nd degree murder

The victim of the crime was traveling south on LA Highway 107. Upon arrival at the 5400 block of LA Highway 107, Mark Allen Vanderwater, 48, drove up on a red Harley Davidson motorcycle and attempted to block the driveway the victim was trying to enter. The victim then drove around the suspect and a

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Mayoral candidate Kay Michiels opens campaign headquarters

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) -Election season is right around the corner, and local candidates are making moves to get to know the community.

KALB.COM - 2018-08-18 16:28:00

Alexandria man once again facing burglary charge

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 13, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

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Woman who faces murder 2 charge for distributing carfentanil asks for bond reduction

RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB) -Taurnena Foster, 24, the Alexandria woman facing a second degree murder charge for allegedly distributing a fatal dose of carfentanil to another Alexandria woman, Jakelynn Ammons, is asking to have her bond reduced.

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Bulls, Bands, and Barrels kicks off in Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) -Bulls, Bands, and Barrels, a bull riding and concert event, hits Cenla this weekend at the Rapides Parish Coliseum.

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Alexandria City Council divided over overpass project

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) -Alexandria City Council recently voted to approve a project to what some say will improve pedestrian safety under one overpass on MacArthur Dr. But the issue has sparked controversy. Alexandria City Councilman At-large Joe Fuller took to social media to speak out about a rece

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APD seeking public's help in locating missing person

King was reported missing on August 13, after she had not been seen by family since about August 1. She was reportedly living in the Monroe Street area with her 9-month-old son, who has also not been seen since the same time.

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Deville man found guilty in attempted murder of wife

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 13, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

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Burglary suspect re-arrested for Schoolhouse Road incident

ALEXANDRIA, La. (RPSO) -On July 1, a Patrol deputy was returning home from work around 1 a.m. when he saw a suspicious vehicle parked on the road on the opposite lane on Schoolhouse Road.When the deputy approached to offer assistance, he noticed a male walking towards the vehicle, leaving a residenc

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Authorities seeking information on suspect who stole two pressure washers

When the new pressure washer came in, American Chemical called and advised him it was ready. On July 6, around 11:47 a.m., a white male entered American Chemical to pick up the washer. He had said on the phone that he would return the loaner when he came in to pay.

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Pineville woman accused of stealing from youth baseball group

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 6, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

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Cloutierville man wanted in 2 parishes now in custody

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 13, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

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Ball man remains in jail after arrest in child rape case

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Aug. 6, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

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