Police Report

The Rayville Police Department made the following arrests for the week of Jan. 21-28.

• Joseph Davis, 66, 705 Spruce St., Rayville; simple battery.

• April Adkins, 37, 2107 North 7th St., West Monroe; no driver’s license.

• Tony Gary, 35, 105 Waldorf St., Rayville; resisting arrest, no license plate lamp and two brake lamps.

• Laquita Briggs, 33, 105A South Circle Drive, Rayville; disturbing the peace by fighting.

Poverty Point slates demonstration of ancient tools

Go back in time and learn about an ancient culture, the Poverty Point inhabitants, that once lived in northeast Louisiana more than 3,500 years ago and how they developed and created tools used in their everyday lives. 

The program will be held on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 1- 4 p.m., with demonstrations beginning on the hour.

Poverty Point World Heritage Site offers visitors the unique opportunity to study the culture of area inhabitants from 1600 to 1100 BC. 

Boeuf River honors memory of two longtime members

Boeuf River Chapter, NSDAR, met Monday, January 15, 2018 at the Rhymes Memorial Library.

Hostess was Mary Pruitt.

Members enjoyed delicious refreshments during the social period.

Regent Angela Hales called the meeting to order and led the DAR ritual. The President General’s Message was read by Jodie Waller. Minutes of the November meeting were read by Charlotte Sims and the treasurer’s report was read.


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