It has been called the “sweet science” by some and a throwback to gladiatorial Rome by others.
Allison Ravarre-Augustine has been named Avoyellean of the Year.
For the second year in a row, the Avoyelles Parish School District has a higher high school graduation rate than the state average, district officials announced by Facebook post this past week.
For 37 years, Jerry LaFleur dedicated his life to the U.S. Foreign Service, including two terms as the director of the Office of Diplomatic Couriers.
After several years of inactivity, the Simmesport dog pound is back in operation.