National 4-H Shooting Sports sharpshooter Coralie Deloach of Marksville High is shown with her dad, Michael. She placed 10th Overall Individual in Small Bore Rifle competition and was on the 1st Place Overall Team in Small Bore Rifle at the 2019 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships held June 23-28 in Grand Island, Neb. {Photo courtesy of Avoyelles 4-H}

Avoyelles School Board honors 4-H shooting sports team

The Avoyelles Parish Schoo Board honored the parish 4-H shooting sports participants for a successful year which brought several awards home this past school year.

Connie Couvillon (2nd from right) addresses a crowd of well-wishers at a retirement reception held in the Clerk of Court’s Office on (July 2.
Couvillon served 37 years in the clerk’s office, with the past seven as the elected clerk of court. Chief Deputy Clerk Connie Desselle (not pictured) was sworn in July 3 as interim clerk until a new clerk is elected this fall and takes office July 1, 2020.

Couvillon retires as Avoyelles clerk of court; Desselle sworn in as interim clerk

For the last few decades when you called the Avoyelles Clerk of Court’s office and ask for Connie, the common reply was “which one?.” Besides their same first name, Connie Couvillon and Connie Des



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