The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe and Paragon Casino Resort are committed to economic development in Central Louisiana and enhancing the lives of our citizens by partnering with businesses, civic organizations, and nonprofit organizations.
It is the vision of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribal Chairman, Earl J. Barbry, Sr., to have a successful enterprise for the benefit of all citizens in our community. Paragon Casino Resort currently employs over 1,700 associates and continues to have a growing and positive effect in Cenla. Since 1994, Paragon has paid out over $320 million in the form of payroll. Six percent of its net gaming revenue is given to local municipalities, creating a win-win situation for the community of Avoyelles.