The Richland Parish Sheriff’s Office now has a drug drop box available that will allow citizens the opportunity to deposit unused, unwanted or expired prescription drugs.
Richland Parish will be represented by two contestants in the 2017 Miss Louisiana Pageant this week.
The pageant will be held at 7:30 p.m. June 22–24 at the Monroe Civic Center.
Judge Sharon Ingram Marchman announces her candidacy to fill the unexpired term of Judge Larry Lolley on the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeal.
Funeral services for Louis Cecil Montgomery, 68, of Rayville, were held Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Brown-Holley Chapel, Rayville, with Ed Avants officiating.
Services for Maggie Sanders, 89, of Gilbert, were Monday, June 12, 2017 at Mulhearn Funeral Home with Rev. Thomas Peoples, Rev. Bobby Arnold, and Rev. Jerry Goodman officiating.
The Louisiana Legislature just completed its third session for 2017 – a special session back in February, a regular session that ended in the first week of June and now the second special session.
Visitors to Poverty Point World Heritage Site are invited to take part in a ranger-led demonstration of crafting prehistoric-styled pottery similar to the pieces which the Native Americans fashione
By Saundra L. Raines
June 20 was the official first day of summer.
Mangham FFA students traveled to Monroe to attend the 88th Louisiana State FFA Convention on June 7-9.
The Rayville Police Department made the following arrests for the week of June 11-18.
• Danielle Wheeler, 32, 1101 Richwood Road #2, Apt. 43, Monroe; disturbing the peace by loud music.
By Shirley Thompson
Two men have been arrested for attempted murder after a home invasion in Rayville.