Group offers to lease all Avoyelles School Board 16th Section tracts

A group of investors has offered to lease all 16th Section properties from the Avoyelles School Board for $291,628 a year. Rodney Rabalais, the attorney for the interested investors, presented the offer to the board at a special meeting on March 31. The initial lease would be for five years, with an automatic option to renew the lease for another five years.