Avoyelles Parish is home to Spring Bayou which is a wildlife management area. It’s known for wildlife and scenery, but residents in the community are dealing with a problem. “It’s so disheartening because you see the litter,” Donna Desoto said.
Suddenlink was on the hot seat at the state capitol on Friday. Legislatures grilled a Suddenlink representative after residents complained of poor service and restoration. Pineville State Rep. Mike Johnson was on the committee and had some strong words for the Suddenlink representative.
Congressman Mike Johnson announced that the Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment has approved a federal grant of over $6.8 million to improve the quality of education for students in the Fort Polk community around Leesville.
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) LAHelpU Customer Service Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday (Sept. 19) to help residents pre-register for DSNAP benefits.