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  1. Three men charged in Lecompte bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... Ray Brown Jr., 22, of 3010 Gum St., Lecompte, and Jason Lenard Singleton, 23, of 3614 Green Meadows Circle, Alexandria, were arrested Thursday. Both were charged with second-degree robbery. All three suspects were booked into the Rapides Detention ...

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  2. Ball man charged with burglary in AlexandriaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    Alexandria resident's garage door Thursday, Alexandria Police said. The complainant called the police to report a burglary in progress, according to a press release, and the complainant ...

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  3. Brame tries to add to family's 2014 golf laurelsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 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.

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  4. Longtime softball, baseball coach Edwin 'Skip' Armstrong Jr. diesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... "Skip," died on Tuesday after a long fight with cancer. Services are at 1 p.m. today at Calvary Baptist Church in Alexandria. Interment will follow in Alexandria Memorial Gardens. "He was a guy who was always going to be more concerned about the ...

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  5. Alexandria repeats as Dixie Debs championsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    Minutes after winning a second straight Dixie Debs Softball World Series title, Alexandria Debs coach D.D. Edwards already was looking ahead to next summer.

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  6. Red River Bank buys Home Bank branchRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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.

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  7. Grady Brame to try to add to family's 2014 major state golf titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 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.

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  8. Louisiana schools go smoke-free FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBRZ

    Posted: Jul 31, 2014 7:03 AM by Hunter Robinson Updated: Jul 31, 2014 7:03 AM Source: Associated Press ALEXANDRIA - Starting Friday, public colleges and universities in Louisiana will be required to make their campuses smoke-free.

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  9. Your Mail 7-31-2014: Deserter vs. hero ... Stand for GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Town Talk

    ... style and libel. Email: YourMail@TheTownTalk.com. Mail: Your Mail, c/o The Town Talk, Box 7558, 1201 Third St. Alexandria, LA 71306.

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  10. From the Past: July 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Town Talk

    Alexandria apparently had a greater chance of being victims of crime than residents of all but two other major cities in Louisiana last year. Only Baton Rouge and New Orleans reported higher crime ...

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  11. Latest fried-chicken spot touts private recipe, good serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | This Week Community News

    ... menu are shrimp, fish, Buffalo-style chicken wings, breakfast items and eight signature dipping sauces. Based in Alexandria, La., the chain, which has more than 1,500 locations in 32 states, is growing at a rate of nine per week. "Our growth is ... 1 comment

  12. Man reported missing by Alexandria family found deadRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Town Talk

    A homeless man not seen by his family since March was found dead Saturday in the 1800 block of Day Street, according to Alexandria Police.

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  13. Alexandria man accused of beating woman in stolen vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Town Talk

    A passing motorist flagged down an Alexandria officer Tuesday, telling him about a stalled vehicle on Masonic Drive with a man beating a woman inside of it, according to a release.

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  14. Cool Planet Announces Key Executives to Lead Construction of First Commercial Plant in U.S.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Business Wire

    ... as Vice President, Supply Chain, and Rex Downen will serve as Construction Manager on-site at the facility in Alexandria, Louisiana. Tim Palculict will serve as Plant Manager, with responsibility for plant operability, bringing the plant online and ...

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  15. Possible Pineville nighttime parade could expand Mardi Gras over two weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Town Talk

    ... Fields' mind for several years. It may become reality in 2015, thanks to Fat Tuesday's ever-changing date. Alexandria and Pineville celebrate Mardi Gras the Friday, Saturday and Sunday prior to Fat Tuesday, which falls on Feb. 17 next year. That ...

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  16. Your Mail 7-30-2014: Spending tax dollars ... Relations with MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Town Talk

    ... for millions of dollars for projects, then they go and spend a half million dollars on three signs that say "Alexandria." Both groups should be ashamed of the way they waste our tax dollars. We don't need to invade Iraq. We need to invade the drug ...

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  17. Our View: Get your say in how your pay used for playRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Town Talk

    In May, Alexandria residents approved a 6-mill tax dedicated to local recreational needs.

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  18. From the Past: July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Town Talk

    July 29, 1954 Court ruling: Judge Walter M. Hunter Jr. of Alexandria made the ruling in 12th Judicial District court that Marksville Mayor Coco has the right to vote as a member of the Marksville City Council but cannot vote again to break a tie.

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  19. Couvillion gets ace; Lauve 15th at Crossfit GamesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Town Talk

    ... using a 6-iron. Witnesses were Buddy Gingras and Vic Mahfouz. CARSON, Calif. - Fifty-one-year-old Lisa Lauve of Alexandria placed 15th in a field of 20 in her age bracket at the national Crossfit Games that concluded over the weekend. Lauve is ...

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  20. T-Deluxe Series Co. LLC Is Releasing Products Under The Brand T-NaturalsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Emailwire.com

    Alexandria, Louisiana -- Get luscious, radiant skin New T-Naturals product helps women keep their youthful glow For years women have been fighting a losing battle when it comes to maintaining the youthful, healthy appearance of their skin.

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