The weekend COVID update for Avoyelles Parish was consistent with recent daily reports -- eight new cases over Saturday and Sunday in 259 test results for a two-day positive rate of almost 3.1 perc
The latest victim of COVID-19 is the Avoyelles High School football program.
It is another good day for Avoyelles Parish in the Friday COVID update from the state.
Thursday's COVID update was sure to bring smiles to Avoyelles Parish faces and hope to hearts grown weary from six months of worry and virus-containment measures.
An anticipated "catch up" report on Wednesday resulted in an alarmingly high positive rate for the one-day "snapshot," but the parish had a good showing for the past week as a whole.