As the number of "orange" parishes on the Department of Health's COVID map increases, Avoyelles Parish -- still "red" -- seems to be slowly making progress in its quest to join the ranks of the "mo
State Police are investigating a "cyber incident" that knocked out internet service to the Avoyelles Parish School District schools, Superintendent Blaine Dauzat said.
Due to the death of Simmesport Alderman-at-Large Presley Bordelon, qualifying for the position was reopened today (Sept. 29) and will end Thursday (Oct. 1).
For at least today (Sept. 29), Avoyelles Parish can be justified in borrowing Old Milwaukee beer's slogan, "It doesn't get any better than this."
Avoyelles had what could probably be described as a "normal" update when the state Health Department reported the COVID figures for Friday.