The Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office will be hosting a D.A.R.E. Bike Fun Run beginning at 8 a.m. on Sept. 22. The bicyclists will be leaving the Leesville Wal-mart and riding in the right-hand lane of U.S. 171 north and the right hand lane of La. 28 until their destination of Alligator Lake.

The Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office will be hosting a D.A.R.E. Bike Fun Run beginning at 8 a.m. on Sept. 22. The bicyclists will be leaving the Leesville Wal-mart and riding in the right-hand lane of U.S. 171 north and the right hand lane of La. 28 until their destination of Alligator Lake.
They will be returning late in the morning or early in the afternoon, utilizing the right-hand lanes of the same route.
The VPSO asks motorists to use extreme caution when traveling, or to use an alternate route.