Staff Reports, Author at Leesville Leader

Local

Mayor’s Women’s Commission announces May Beautification Awards

The Leesville Mayor’s Women’s Commission recently presented their May 2022 Civic Awards for Beautification to two Leesville citizens. The residential winner was Vickie and Wallace ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, May 19, 2022 4:24 pm

Opinion

OUR VIEW: Keep public notices public

If one Louisiana legislator has his way, many Louisianans could lose access to public information related to the business of their local governing bodies. State ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, May 6, 2022 8:00 am

State

Louisiana tourism industry recovering quicker than expected

Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser presented his State of Tourism address on Monday, announcing over 41 million visitors came to Louisiana during 2021, signifying a quicker-than-expected ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, May 4, 2022 1:25 pm

Business

Whataburger breaks ground in Leesville

Fast food restaurant Whataburger has broken ground on its latest franchise at 1309 South 5th St. in Leesville. Whataburger President Chris Johnson, Leesville Mayor Rick ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, May 4, 2022 9:10 am

Local

Officials stress preparedness for upcoming hurricane season

By John Guidroz During Hurricane Preparedness Week, local emergency preparedness officials and forecasters are stressing that residents keep their guard up for the approaching Atlantic ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, May 4, 2022 7:06 am

Local

McNeese student identifies autism disorder behavior treatments

By Ashlee Lhamon| Special to the Leesville Leader Carlee Reeves, a graduate student in McNeese State University’s Applied Behavioral Analysis program, is preparing to present ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, May 1, 2022 10:22 am

Legislature

Houses passes constitutional amendment for federal alternative energy revenue

By Victor Skinner | The Center Square A constitutional amendment to spell out how Louisiana spends future federal alternative energy revenues from the Outer Continental Shelf ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, April 28, 2022 10:07 am

High School Softball

Lady Eagles fall to Starks, 4-3

BWS Sports staff EVANS — It just wasn’t meant to be. The 10th-seeded Starks Lady Panthers pushed three runs across in the top of the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, April 22, 2022 4:57 pm

High School Basketball

Bolden, Williams highlight Class 5A all-state teams

By Jerit Roser The high levels of talent and competition from every corner of Louisiana reflected themselves in this year’s LSWA’s Class 5A All-State teams. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 20, 2022 4:34 pm

High School Basketball

Washington, Charles top Class 4A all-state squad

By Chris Singleton Just the right combination of youth and experience. That describes the top players on the LSWA’s Class 4A All-State basketball teams for ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 20, 2022 2:36 pm

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