Fourth in a four-part series
Vidalia electric customers will receive hefty hydroelectric royalty fund rebates in the weeks ahead while a town beautification project has been approved as well.
The Concordia Parish School Board Sales Tax Division could see the loss of eight local jobs if voters approved Constitutional Amendment 1 this fall, according to CPSB Director of Business Affairs Tom O’Neal.
Gov. Edwards signed an executive order on Sept. 9 formally delaying the upcoming fall elections in Louisiana, following severe damage from Hurricane Ida in southeast Louisiana, which would make holding the election difficult and could lead to challenges for displaced voters.
A BRIDGE project on LA 124 across Hooter Creek is under construction in Catahoula Parish, according to District Engineer Administrator Ken Free. He said the project, located near Rosefield, was awarded in the fall of 2019 to Diamond B Construction Co. for $2,193,946.19. Work consists of repl…
The Concordia Parish Police Jury is working to reequip compactor sites in the parish and working to meet deadlines associated with the American Rescue Plan Act.
Louisiana Secretary of Transportation Dr. Shawn Wilson and DOTD Area Director Ken Free met with Rep. C. Travis Johnson on Monday to discuss the initial phase of the Delta Bike Trail.
The Water Sector Commission’s application for funding has been extended giving local towns and water systems additional time to apply for much needed money.
A TOWBOAT powers two rows of barges through the Jonesville Locks and Dam on Black River on Saturday. The facility along LA 124 south of Jonesville was constructed in 1972 and is situated 25 miles above the mouth of Black River. According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Ouachita-Blac…
The final pass for winter debris pickup for residents in Concordia Parish’s unincorporated areas is scheduled to begin August 23, 2021, weather permitting.
The Concordia Parish School Board agreed during its regular meeting Aug. 12 to hire a third party project manager in connection with the construction of the Monterey High School Gymnasium.
Trinity Medical is providing the Monoclonal Antibody COVID-19 infusion every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday for those who have tested positive for COVID-19.
The Concordia Parish Police Jury during its regular meeting Monday night continued work to transition its garbage pickup service from Waste Pro to the Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office.
The Concordia Parish Police Jury anticipates completion of Phase 1 of the Brushy Bayou Drainage Project by the end of September, which will clear the way for Phase 2 -- construction.