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  • Pineville City Marshall update

    Pineville City Marshall update

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:41:19 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) With the passing of Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane, Interim Marshal Sarah Smith is taking on the position.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) With the passing of Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane, Interim Marshal Sarah Smith is taking on the position.More >>
  • St. Charles deputies seek woman's killer

    St. Charles deputies seek woman's killer

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:10:45 GMT
    DESTREHAN, La. (AP) - St. Charles Parish sheriff's detectives are hunting a Destrehan man they suspect killed his girlfriend in their house and attacked her mother.NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/XgLGpN ) 34-year-old Bruce Bourgeois Jr. is wanted in Wednesday's double stabbing. Sheriff's spokesman, Sgt. Dwayne LaGrange, says the dead woman is the mother of Bourgeois' two children.Neither victim was identified. LaGrange did not know whether the children were home when the in...More >>
    DESTREHAN, La. (AP) - St. Charles Parish sheriff's detectives are hunting a Destrehan man they suspect killed his girlfriend in their house and attacked her mother.NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/XgLGpN ) 34-year-old Bruce Bourgeois Jr. is wanted in Wednesday's double stabbing. Sheriff's spokesman, Sgt. Dwayne LaGrange, says the dead woman is the mother of Bourgeois' two children.Neither victim was identified. LaGrange did not know whether the children were home when the in...More >>
  • State Sales Tax holiday this weekend

    State Sales Tax holiday this weekend

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:02:26 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, la- (KALB News Channel 5) Consumers across the state will be flocking to the stores this weekend to take advantage of the annual sales tax holiday, which occurs this weekend (August 1st-2nd).More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, la- (KALB News Channel 5) Consumers across the state will be flocking to the stores this weekend to take advantage of the annual sales tax holiday, which occurs this weekend (August 1st-2nd). More >>
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  • Pineville City Marshall update

    Pineville City Marshall update

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:41:19 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) With the passing of Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane, Interim Marshal Sarah Smith is taking on the position.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) With the passing of Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane, Interim Marshal Sarah Smith is taking on the position.More >>
  • State Sales Tax holiday this weekend

    State Sales Tax holiday this weekend

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:02:26 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, la- (KALB News Channel 5) Consumers across the state will be flocking to the stores this weekend to take advantage of the annual sales tax holiday, which occurs this weekend (August 1st-2nd).More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, la- (KALB News Channel 5) Consumers across the state will be flocking to the stores this weekend to take advantage of the annual sales tax holiday, which occurs this weekend (August 1st-2nd). More >>
  • Lakes and Rivers

    Lakes and Rivers

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:25:51 GMT
    Red River/Black River System Location Pool/Flood Stage Today's Stage Trend Crest History Grand Ecore 33.0 22.7  +0.4   Red River Lock 3 n/a 71.7  +1.4 Alexandria 32.0 21.7  +0.4 Red RiverMore >>
    Central Louisiana's daily Hydrology Report.More >>
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  • St. Charles deputies seek woman's killer

    St. Charles deputies seek woman's killer

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:10:45 GMT
    DESTREHAN, La. (AP) - St. Charles Parish sheriff's detectives are hunting a Destrehan man they suspect killed his girlfriend in their house and attacked her mother.NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/XgLGpN ) 34-year-old Bruce Bourgeois Jr. is wanted in Wednesday's double stabbing. Sheriff's spokesman, Sgt. Dwayne LaGrange, says the dead woman is the mother of Bourgeois' two children.Neither victim was identified. LaGrange did not know whether the children were home when the in...More >>
    DESTREHAN, La. (AP) - St. Charles Parish sheriff's detectives are hunting a Destrehan man they suspect killed his girlfriend in their house and attacked her mother.NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/XgLGpN ) 34-year-old Bruce Bourgeois Jr. is wanted in Wednesday's double stabbing. Sheriff's spokesman, Sgt. Dwayne LaGrange, says the dead woman is the mother of Bourgeois' two children.Neither victim was identified. LaGrange did not know whether the children were home when the in...More >>
  • New Iberia woman arrested, infant found in hot car

    New Iberia woman arrested, infant found in hot car

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:12:35 GMT
    NEW IBERIA, La. (AP) - A New Iberia woman has been arrested after leaving a baby in a hot car.More >>
    NEW IBERIA, La. (AP) - A New Iberia woman has been arrested after leaving a baby in a hot car.
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  • Shreveport man pleads guilty to failing to update his sex offender registration

    Shreveport man pleads guilty to failing to update his sex offender registration

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:41:39 GMT
    SHREVEPORT, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – A Shreveport man pleaded guilty on Monday for failing to register his correct address for his sex offender identification, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today.More >>
    SHREVEPORT, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – A Shreveport man pleaded guilty on Monday for failing to register his correct address for his sex offender identification, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today.More >>
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  • GOP-led House authorizes lawsuit against Obama

    GOP-led House authorizes lawsuit against Obama

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:51:17 GMT
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    (CNN) -- The Republican-led House approved a resolution on Wednesday authorizing Speaker John Boehner to sue President Barack Obama.More >>
    (CNN) -- The Republican-led House approved a resolution on Wednesday authorizing Speaker John Boehner to sue President Barack Obama.More >>
  • Teachers chalk up 10 percent savings at Walmart's first ever Teachers' Savings Event

    Teachers chalk up 10 percent savings at Walmart's first ever Teachers' Savings Event

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:30:57 GMT
    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KALB News Channel 5) – For the first time ever, Walmart is offering teachers across the country 10 percent savings on classroom supplies. More >>
    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KALB News Channel 5) – For the first time ever, Walmart is offering teachers across the country 10 percent savings on classroom supplies. More >>
  • Calif. girl, 12, set to run 7 marathons on 7 continents

    Calif. girl, 12, set to run 7 marathons on 7 continents

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:25:12 GMT
    (CBS News) - Instead of playing video games inside like many girls her age, 12-year-old Blanca Ramirez wants to "go out there and make a change in the world."More >>
    (CBS News) - Instead of playing video games inside like many girls her age, 12-year-old Blanca Ramirez wants to "go out there and make a change in the world."More >>
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  • House approves VA health care overhaul

    House approves VA health care overhaul

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-07-31 01:12:40 GMT
    With a new Veterans Affairs secretary in place and an August recess looming, Congress is moving quickly to approve a compromise bill to refurbish the VA and improve veterans' health care.More >>
    The House overwhelmingly approved a landmark bill Wednesday to help veterans avoid long waits for health care that have plagued the Veterans Affairs Department for years.More >>
  • $1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

    $1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:58:45 GMT
    A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans.More >>
    The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis C, a liver-wasting disease that affects more than 3 million.More >>
  • Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:10:51 GMT
    Officials tell The Associated Press that a nonpartisan investigative report concludes that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer problems that paralyzed the HealthCare.gov...More >>
    Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in a report released Wednesday.More >>
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