Catahoula Parish Sheriff Toney Edwards will face challenger Cedric Martin in the general election on Saturday, while three Police Jury runoffs are slated.
The Vidalia Board of Alderman during its regular meeting Tuesday night authorized Mayor Buz Craft to apply for up to $7 million in electric utility revenue bonds.
The Ferriday Town Council will decide at a special meeting on Jan. 25 whether to hire a city engineer/consultant with assistance from a former Rayville city planner/economic developer to oversee the town water system at no cost.
Early voting was brisk in Concordia Parish last week as voters prepare to elect a new clerk of court and help elect a new state representative for District 21 during the general election on Saturday.
The Concordia Parish Police Jury is expecting major savings in garbage pickup beginning in 2020 as it reviews bids from contractors submitted this week.
President Donald Trump's campaign will hold a Keep America Great! rally at the Monroe Civic Center on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m.
Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputy Walter Mackel and the law enforcement community will be honored at a morning coffee reception on Friday, Nov. 1, at the Vidalia Library.
The Concordia Parish Police Jury voted Monday to ask the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) to lower a rock weir on Cocodrie Bayou that USFWS reportedly raised without permission a few years ago.
Riverland Medical Center posted a net profit of $470,885 for September it was announced during the board of director’s regular meeting Tuesday where the board adopted its 2019-20 budget.
The Louisiana State Police announced this week it is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred at 10:45 p.m. Sunday on Doty Road in Ferriday.
Vidalia Mayor Buz Craft laid out a plan Monday to borrow up to $7 million for construction of a new substation to meet future demand for electrical power.
Glen Womack will be the next state senator for the 32nd district, Ashley Ellis is the new representative for the District 5 BESE post and Travis Johnson and Glen McGlothin are in a run-off for the District 21 House seat.
David Hedrick defeated three candidates Saturday to become Concordia Parish’s next sheriff, while District 21 Rep. Andy Anders and criminal investigator Phillip Webber will meet in a runoff for clerk of court.
Concordia Parish voters will begin the process of electing a new sheriff, a new clerk of court and a new state representative during the primary election on Saturday, Oct. 12
The Washington Heights sewer project in Concordia Parish is one of the recipients of a $2.3 million total investment announced Monday by the Delta Regional Authority (DRA)
Almost 1,000 early votes had been cast by 9 a.m. this morning at the Registrar of Voters office in Vidalia with the Oct. 12 primary election only 10 days away.
Construction of a t-hangar taxiway at the Concordia Parish Airport is expected to begin soon, according to Carl Sayers, president and chairman of the board of the airport authority.