A second "Farmers to Families" food box distribution will be held from 4-6 p.m. Monday (Oct. 18) at the Avoyelles School District warehouse on Bon Tempt Street in Marksville.
Thursday's COVID update was sure to bring smiles to Avoyelles Parish faces and hope to hearts grown weary from six months of worry and virus-containment measures.
It may sound contradictory to call a decline in enrollment "good news," but when a school district is used to triple digit declines year after year, etc., a drop of less than 20 is, well, pretty
Internet and phone service has been restored to all Avoyelles Parish School District schools and facilities, the district announced on its Facebook page Wednesday.
An anticipated "catch up" report on Wednesday resulted in an alarmingly high positive rate for the one-day "snapshot," but the parish had a good showing for the past week as a whole.