Staff Reports, Author at Leesville Leader

Local

Mayor’s Corner: Be kind to each other

By Leesville Mayor Rick Allen I remember when Facebook came out it was presented as a way to reconnect with people you had lost touch ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, July 14, 2022 2:03 pm

Local

Deadline approaching to receive free smoking treatment

Dr. Steve Springer, family medicine physician and founder of the Smoking Treatment Center at Imperial Health, is reminding the public that the enrollment period for ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 24, 2022 12:45 pm

Local

BPSO girls basketball camp huge success

DERIDDER — The annual Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office girls’ basketball camp was a tremendous success as over 100 athletes competed in the event a couple ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 7:44 pm

Local

La. delegation urges staffing shortages be addressed

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-Louisiana, and Louisiana’s congressional delegation urged the Bureau of Prisons to address staffing shortages and roles at Federal Correctional Complex Oakdale ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, June 20, 2022 12:45 pm

High School Rodeo

Miller qualifies for national junior high rodeo championships

By Daniel Green | BWS Sports SIMPSON — It has been quite the season for Simpson’s Kodi Miller. Miller was crowned the champion in the girls’ ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, June 18, 2022 12:52 pm

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

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