An Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's deputy was arrested for allegedly bringing drugs and other forbidden items into the parish prison.
Police Jury President Kirby Roy has issued a statement on the death of Senator-elect Luke Letlow from COVID-19.
U.S. Congressman-Elect Luke Letlow died Tuesday in a Shreveport hospital from COVID-19 complications, just days before he was to be take office as the new 5th District representative.
Statement from Gov. Edwards on the Passing of Congressman-Elect Luke Letlow
A trickle of test results became a steady stream in Tuesday's COVID-19 update for Avoyelles Parish.