As of Tuesday noon, the number of cases in Avoyelles Parish has grown to 19, up five from yesterday.
Simmesport has imposed a general curfew in the town from 5 p.m. to 6 a.m. as part of its efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus in this area.
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The official count of cases of COVID-19 in Avoyelles is now 14.
That is an increase of one from yesterday and is out of 24 Avoyelles residents tested.
No new cases were reported today.
This is a positive sign as Avoyelles and Louisiana enter its second week of the Governor's stay at home order tomorrow.