When the Louisiana Department of Health noted today's COVID update included a backlog of test results dating back to Nov. 9, it was understandable to expect sky-high numbers for Avoyelles Parish.
Wednesday was another light day of test results for Avoyelles Parish's war on COVID, with only 11 new cases in 129 tests.
Avoyelles continued its trend of high Tuesday COVID counts following low-count Mondays, with 65 new cases of the virus diagnosed in 687 test results since Monday's report.
After a heavy few days of rising COVID numbers, Monday was another light update for Avoyelles Parish.
Since this past Friday's update, Avoyelles Parish had 46 diagnoses of COVID and another COVID-related death, the state health department reported Sunday.