Due to the potential flooding from Hurricane Isaac, Vernon Parish has pre-filled sandbags available to the public.

Due to the potential flooding from Hurricane Isaac, Vernon Parish has pre-filled sandbags available at the Parish Maintenance Barn, located at 602 Alexandria Highway.

Bags are available until 6 p.m. today (Wednesday),weather permitting, and are limited to 25 per household.

For more information, call (337) 239-9933.