Official numbers for the COVID pandemic showed an unexpected and disturbing up-tick for Avoyelles Parish for Wednesday.
Avoyelles Parish has now had 76 positive tests for coronavirus-19 since mid-March, with eight deaths from the disease.
The death toll from COVID-19 in Avoyelles Parish rose today is the report from the state council one more death.
Avoyelles has had 75 positive tests for coronavirus-19, according to official results released by the state today. The number of deaths from the disease in the parish remains at seven.
Avoyelles' official number of positive COVID tests remained at 74 Sunday with deaths remaining at seven.