Voters in the north end of the parish approved a 5.14 mill tax renewal Saturday, according to unofficial results from the Louisiana Secretary of State. The renewal will continue to fund efforts by the North Webster Parish Industrial District.
In all, 363 voters cast ballots across 17 precincts. 242 votes were cast in favor of the tax renewal, while 121 votes were cast in opposition.
According to the results, voter turnout for Saturday’s referendum was 4.8 percent.