Early voting underway
Early voting for the July 19, election began Saturday, July 5, with 144 absentee ballots being cast by 2:30 p.m.
Absentee voting for the July 19, will continue Monday, July 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Evangeline Parish Registrar’s Office. Early voting will end Saturday, July 12.
The ballot will include the Ward One School District Proposition which asks the public to support the issuance of bonds not to exceed $21.5 million for a 30-year period. The monies will be used to contstuct a new Ville Platte High and upgrade Chataignier Elementary.