Business and civic leaders from throughout the parish mingled, enjoyed fellowship and heard Congressman Ralph Abraham’s keynote speech during the first annual meeting of the Richland Parish Chamber of Commerce The meeting was held Tuesday night at... more
Two Little Rock women have been arrested for credit card fraud and the Rayville Police Department is reaching out to other law enforcement agencies with the evidence. “These ladies kept a ledger,” Rayville Police Chief Willie Robinson said. “So we... more
Delhi High School is celebrating its 2016 Homecoming week.  There will be a bonfire at the stadium Oct. 13 with the band and a DJ. The coronation of the court will be at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 14 followed by a parade through the streets of Delhi starting at... more

Police Report

The Rayville Police Department made the following arrests for the week of Jan. 20-31.

• Alexis Griffin, 29; 211 Britton St., Rayville; theft less than $300.




The 2014 Rayville Angel Allstars are Molly Allen, Mary Madilynn Bennett, Rylee Gibson, Ashlyn Sepulvado, Moriah Adams, Katelyn Branch, Olivia Dannehl, Gabrielle Riggins, Gracie Rowton,


Thank You Lord
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for your mercy
for your forgiveness
for your protection
for your guidance
for your friendship
for your peace


Funeral services for Tommy D. Thompson, 81, of Holly Ridge, will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, January 20, 2017 at the Bethel Baptist Church, Holly Ridge, with Bro. David Herrington and Bro.

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