Nathan Bordelon provides an update on a proposal to convert the closed Fifth Ward High School complex into a community center. Bordelon and others are forming a non-profit organization that will seek to lease the property from the Avoyelles School Board in exchange for in-kind services such as providing maintenance of the site.

Fifth Ward group holds informational meeting

Approximately 50 Fifth Ward residents turned out for an informational meeting at the old high school gym on Oct.

Nicholas Bordelon
Photo by Josh Stringer

Avoyelles native has a role tonight on NCIS: New Orleans

Check out "NCIS: New Orleans" tonight. A former Mansura resident who lives in New Orleans has a rather "silent" role in tonight's halloween season episode....but is a key person in tonight's episode. If you watch the credits, you should see his familiar Avoyelles surname. Nicholas Bordelon is playing Daniel York. The show plays tonight at 9 p.m. on CBS.



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