Scott Ferguson spent his first few days as Bunkie’s police chief trying to organize the department to his standards.
A 14-year-old Marksville youth was arrested July 9 by State Fire Marshal’s Office agents and charged with aggravated arson of his family home on Lorio Street.
Authorities arrested a 14-year-old Marksville boy after he lit several fires inside his home while his family was inside.
Once upon a time there was a promise that a shining castle would be built that would create hundreds of permanent jobs.
Avoyelles Parish School Board members said some high school principals are apparently not following the strict anti-truancy program the board implemented in January.