Parish News

Glenn Benton passes gavel to Doug Rimmer

Rimmer, Cochran named to top spots

Effective immediately, January 14, 2019, Leila Road Bridge located approximately one-half mile off Chalybeate Springs Road will be closed for replacement of the existing bridge with culverts. The bridge will be closed approximately two weeks.

More rain coming; no rise in water levels expected (01/10/2019)
Tributaries high but draining

Weather Update: Cypress-Black Bayou closed (01/03/2019)
Closure includes no-boat order on lakes

Rain should end; water levels still high (01/03/2019)
Cypress/Black Bayou to close

Parish responders team with military for drill (12/12/2018)
Practice teamwork for HAZMAT incidents

Sandbags available at sites in parish (12/10/2018)
Residents don't have to drive to Benton

Residents can get sandbags (12/07/2018)
Steady rains may bring high water

Bridges topic of police jury concern (12/05/2018)
DOTD inspection underway


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