UPDATE: Escapee Rondrikus Fulton has been recaptured without incident by Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office deputies.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has closed additional roads at the Grassy Lake Wildlife Management Area (WMA) due to flooding, including North Bayou Natchitoches Road and
Early voting for the March 24 municipal elections in Bunkie and Marksville will be March 10-17 in the Avoyelles Parish Registrar of Voters Office on the 2nd Floor of the parish courthouse in Marks
As of Monday, the Red River was continuing to rise but was not posing an immediate threat to homes and businesses along the river, Avoyelles Office of Emergency Preparedness Direct Joey Frank said.
Opening day of the 2018-19 school year will be Aug. 9 for students, the Avoyelles School District’s Executive Committee decided at its Feb. 27 meeting.