In Thursday's noon update from the Louisiana Department of Health, Avoyelles once again had "bad" numbers in its fight against COVID-19.
As of Thursday Noon, October 8, 2020:
Avoyelles - Case Count: 1,610
Avoyelles - Deaths: 58
Avoyelles - State Tests: 1,142
Avoyelles - Commercial Tests: 23,635
Since Wednesday night, Hurricane Delta has moved to the west, weakened in power and grown in size.
Avoyelles Parish President Kirby Roy says trash will be picked up Friday, but it will be early.
News release from Waste Connection:
- A Hurricane Warning is in effect for Allen, Avoyelles,
Calcasieu, Evangeline, Lafayette, Rapides, St. Landry, and
Upper St. Martin