A controversy over an apparent violation of Bunkie's "vicious dog" ordinance has been resolved, Mayor Bruce Coulon said.
A day after Hurricane Delta knocked out power to almost 13,000 homes and businesses in Avoyelles Parish, 3,884 were still without electricity.
At this time, 12,944 of Avoyelles Parish's 21,764 utility customers are without power, according to Power Outage.com.,
Hurricane Delta arrived near Creole at about 5 p.m. and is working its way inland at about 17 mph. It is still expected to pass between Alexandria and Marksville at about 1 p.m.
Hurricane Delta has weakened from a major hurricane to a strong Category 2 storm as it draws nearer to the Louisiana coast where Cat 4 Laura struck in late August.