In a time when most announcements about money is bad news, Avoyelles School District employees were given a little good news earlier this month.
The Marksville Police Department has reported one man has been charged with first degree murder in the death of two men in died in a Marksville bar early Sunday morning.
Marksville Police have reported two people have died in a shooting Sunday morning.
For all intents and purposes, Avoyelles Parish has been as desegregated as it could be for the past 30 years.
Dana Smith has been appointed as Simmesport fire chief, replacing Jacob Coco who recently stepped down from that position. Smith had served as assistant fire chief.