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Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Saturday afternoon that face masks will be required to enter Louisiana businesses, effective Monday (July 13)
A suspect has been arrested for a June arson that was committed in retaliation for an earlier homicide.
An election that was originally scheduled for April will be held this Saturday in Washington Parish and across Louisiana.
As of now, the Washington Parish schools will begin the 2020-2021 school year on August 6 in a traditional manner.
(Note: This article originally  reversed the statewide deaths and cases. It is now corrected. Many thanks to the eagle-eyed reader who caught our mistake!!!)














Early voting underway

Early voting is now underway for the July 11 election.

Because the date of the election was changed due to Coronavirus, early voting was also changed. If you need to early vote, you can do so through Friday, July 3.


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