Today's Top Stories

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association is apparently moving the start of the 2020 football season to Oct. 8.
The 2020 Washington Parish Fair has been cancelled due to Coronavirus.
Governor John Bel Edwards announced Tuesday that his order mandating face masks has been extended until at least August 28.
In an unusual turn of circumstances, a Franklinton man was pursued and apprehended by a citizen after fleeing a hit and run accident on Tuesday, July 28.
With Franklinton Mayor Richard Dillon not seeking re-election on November 3, two candidates have filed to replace him.

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