The Bunkie Panthers won their Homecoming game against in-parish and District 3-AA rival Avoyelles Mustangs, 30-14, on Friday (Nov. 6).
In a year marred by a pandemic that kept many students out of class for two months, the ACT scores for 2019-2020 fell slightly statewide and more significantly in Avoyelles Parish.
It now looks like Louisiana and Texas can breathe a little easier as Hurricane Eta -- now a tropical storm approaching Cuba -- is no longer expected to head west next week.
Avoyelles Parish had another good report in Friday's COVID update from the state health department.
For 24 days Avoyelles Parish had been able to say, "no additional COVID-related deaths reported." That ended with today's report.