Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office deputies are searching for Travison Lavalais, 25, of Marksville, who escaped from Avoyelles Detention Center #1 on foot earlier this afternoon (Friday, May 26),
LDWF Closes Grassy Lake WMA Interior Access Roads Due to Flooding
While it is certainly not a new “oil rush,” there has been a renewed oil-related activity in the parish recently.
Once again there is a “summer shuffle” of administrators in Avoyelles Parish public schools, but not as many as last year.
Residents of flood-prone areas in the parish are encouraged to attend a “Town Hall” meeting at the LSU/SU AgCenter in Mansura at 6 p.m. Friday (May 26).