Internet radio reaches world from Marksville


From Marksville to the world
Danyl LeViege and his wife Peggy, of Marksville, recently broadcast live from Nanny’s Restaurant on the LeVieges’ internet radio station, Phoenix Star. He streams a variety of music on his website, The station operates out of a room in his house, but occasionally he goes out into the community to do onsite live broadcasts.


Avoyelles summer school could be thing of the past

Riverside Elementary teacher Contina Pierite (far left) goes over an English/Language Arts assignment with (clockwise, from top left) Abygale Ducote of Hessmer, Jalin Keller of Fifth Ward, and Katelyn Dailey and Zakira Draper, both of Simmesport. The last day of LEAP remediation summer school is this Thursday. The parish school district’s summer school sessions for 4th, 8th and high school End of Course classes were held at Marksville High School. {Photo by Raymond L. Daye}




Jenny Deleon sits on a monster 11-foot alligator that is no longer a threat near her Bordelonville home. The big gator came out of Bayou des Glaises to chase a local resident who was doing yard work near the bayou. {Photo courtesy of Lynn Lavergne}



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