There will be areas for regular columnists, and a more comprehensive weather report right on our front page. In addition, registered users can sign up for a daily email of headline news as well as a breaking news alerts.
There is also an online business directory called Marketplace where every business in Avoyelles Parish will be listed. Looking for a plumber, a realtor or a place to eat? The AvoyellesToday.com marketplace can help with phone numbers, addresses and even a handy map.
Coming soon we'll be offering an area where you can place your classified ad online or in the newspaper without having to make a telephone call.
All of the news content from our old site is still available and will be easily accessed by our new search feature, which returns results quickly and easily. We are still working on this feature so keep checking back.
Because of the changes we made to the system registered users will have to reregister on the site. You will be receiving an email with easy-to-follow instructions. If you haven't registered before, just click the Sign In link at the top right of every page. Registration is quick and easy and allows you to fully participate in the site.
In addition, you can also subscribe to The Marksville Weekly News or The Bunkie Record directly from the site.
There is a lot more happening on our website, but rather than tell you it will be better if you experience it for yourself. So we invite you to come in and have a look around. We know you will like what you see.
As we celebrate our second year of providing you with the most up-to-date news and information in digital form, we are proud of our commitment to the parish, and we strive to always have your news available any time of the day or night immediately on your computer screen, cell phone or other digital device.
We always welcome your feedback as we continue to improve our site, so please call or write with your comments.