Avoyelles Parish's grim fight with COVID-19 got grimmer Thursday when the state reported an additional 25 cases and two COVID-related deaths in its noon update.
Avoyelles Parish was hit with another double-digit increase in the number of newly identified COVID-19 cases, but made it through another day with no additional deaths from the persistent virus.
As of Tuesday's update from the state health department, Avoyelles Parish's total number of COVID cases was 2,142.
There was very little change in Avoyelles Parish's COVID numbers with Monday's daily update from the Louisiana Department of Health. There was only four new cases since Sunday's report.
As of Sunday, Avoyelles Parish's official number of COVID cases since March had reached 2,077.