Internet and telephone service offered by CP-Tel in Red River Parish is currently down. The Journal has been unable to contact the company due to this service interruption.
The Red River Sheriff’s Office posted on social media that their phones are out due to this interruption. They said, “Our phone system (main line and backup line) is down. If you have an emergency please call 911. No idea at this point how long our system will be down. Thanks.”
The Journal was scheduled to broadcast basketball games for both Red River High and Riverdale Academy tonight. Technical arrangements are being made to carry the games.