Friday's pool of tests for Avoyelles Parish was one of the largest in recent weeks. As might be expected, the COVID numbers for the Oct.
The Avoyelles Parish School District's phone lines and internet service are still down this morning due to a cyber-attack blackmail attempt that occurred Thursday (Oct. 1).
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).