A nationwide search for three children abducted by their grandparents in November 2017 ended on Feb. 5 when U.S.
School district employees overwhelmingly favor a four-day school week, but the Avoyelles Parish School Board wants more information on the proposed change before taking any action.
A LOSING HAND
This art illustration for the upcoming problem gambling workshop “spells out” the cost of addiction. Unfortunately, addicts not only lose their money but many times their families, their independence, control of their lives and, in far too many cases, their lives when they feel the pressures are to much to bear.
While casinos and video poker plazas can benefit a local economy as employers and with local taxes, there is a dark side to those bright lights and loud bells and buzzers.
The Avoyelles Parish inmate who walked away from his transitional work program job in Bunkie on this past Saturday (Feb. 9) turned himself in to St. Landry officials Monday afternoon.
At least 17 priests who served in Avoyelles Parish Catholic churches at some point in their career are among 27 individual clergy members the Diocese of Alexandria has concluded are likely to have