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LaSalle Parish kicks off the Cenla leg of the La Torch Run supporting Louisiana Special Olympics. Runners were law enforcement officers from LPSO, Jena PD and Rapides Parish along with athletics from LADD and...

      In a small town, two children ages twelve and seven tied up their young friend and tortured him to death.  So badly battered was his body that the only way he could be...

Teacher’s Message to Parents: “Be Involved in Your Child’s Life” An elementary classroom teacher has shared her perspective on violence in schools and how to solve the issue.  As a teacher for 15 years, she has...

A 37-year-old Jena man is facing charges in two adjoining parishes – LaSalle and Rapides – following an investigation by detectives in each of the parishes, according to LaSalle Sheriff Scott Franklin. On December 28,...

February is……Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Teasing and name-calling:  Teens often think that these behaviors are a “normal” part of a relationship; however, they can become abusive and develop into more serious forms of violence. Teen...

We all experience some differences with other classmates as during our school years. When either an individual or group with more power constantly picks on a person, physically or socially, it can have devastating...
Operation Deaf Ear

Arrests made from undercover operation Over 40 law enforcement officers from seven different agencies participated in the arrest of 22 individuals for distribution of illegal drugs early last Wednesday morning in LaSalle Parish. The massive roundup...

Definition: The repeated and habitual use of force, threat, or coercion to abuse, intimidate or aggressively dominate others. It may be seen as “a part of growing up” or “kids being kids,” but imagine the child who is picked...

A 30-year-old Monroe man was arrested last Wednesday and is facing illegal narcotic charges in LaSalle Parish, according to Sheriff Scott Franklin. On the night of Wednesday, October 4, a LaSalle Parish K-9 deputy observed...

The LaSalle Parish Sheriff’s Office will participate in the annual ‘National Drug Take-Back Day’ on Saturday, October 28, according to Sheriff Scott Franklin. LaSalle Parish residents can rid their homes of expired or unused prescription...