Until last week, the Little River Control Structure gates had not been opened in over 20 years.
U.S. Marshalls arrested a Cheneyville man at a Marksville motel Tuesday evening on suspicion of 1st degree murder of a Dallas drug dealer.
Nine state prison boxing titles will be on the line Thursday (Oct. 10) when Raymond Laborde Correctional Center hosts the “Battle on the Bayou.”
The first fight begins at 6 p.m.
There was a good turnout for early voting last week, but the final results of several state and local elections will be decided this Saturday.
There are 201 fewer students in Avoyelles Parish public schools than there were at this time last year.