Postponed election is Saturday

Election day is Saturday, July 11, and voting is at the voter’s regular location.

Both parishes will vote on:

  • Presidential nominees for Democratic Party and Republican Party
  • Committee members for the Democratic Party and Republican Party
  • Judge, Court of Appeal, 1st Circuit, 3rd District, Division D

East Feliciana will vote on:

  • Jackson mayor
  • Slaughter mayor
  • Norwood mayor
  • Slaughter chief of police
  • Jackson marshal
  • Norwood aldermen
  • Jackson board of trustees
  • Aldermen for Slaughter were elected unopposed.

West Feliciana had one local race, Justice of the Peace James H. "Jim" Groody Jr. was elected unopposed.

Support West Feliciana swimming 

Visit to purchase masks and gaiters with West Feliciana High logos. The masks are approved for school use. The gaiters are not. A flier with details is available on Facebook at West Fel Royal Blue Club.

4-H offering activities for all teens

East Feliciana Parish 4-H is offering a Professional Development Series in July.

The Mental Health session at 1:30 p.m. July 4 will look at stress management; work, life and school balance; and emotional intelligence. Career Readiness, at 1:30 p.m., July 14, will look at interview skills, résumé building, and post high school paths. Money Management, at 2:30 p.m. July 21, will look at budgeting, credit scores and investments. Marketing Yourself, at 1:20 p.m. July 28 considers personal branding, maximizing opportunities and social media etiquette.

This event is open to all Louisiana youth, especially high school-aged youth, but younger individuals are welcome. For information and to register, visit The viewer must register at least 24 hours in advance for each session to receive the links.

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