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Merchants & Farmers Bank promoting financial literacy through comics

By Emily Burleigh Merchants & Farmers Bank has collaborated with Marvel Comics and Visa to nurture financial literacy ...

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Fastwyre plans grand opening celebration

Special to the News Leader Fastwyre Broadband, a premier provider of affordable, reliable high-speed internet service delivered through ...

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Cleco power customers eligible to receive energy saving resources

By Emily Burleigh Through an energy efficiency program called Power Wise, Cleco Power Customers are eligible to receive ...

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Leesville grad opens Mockler Beverage

Timothy and Patrick Mockler along with Chris Davis, president of Mockler Beverage, have purchased Southwest Beverage Company, the ...

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Benoit Ford devastated by fire, but remains open for business

By Emily Burleighr Benoit Ford in DeRidder was devastated by a fire over the weekend, but they are ...

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‘It is really tragic’: Wildfires wipe out income for Louisiana forest landowners

By Olivia McClure  WESTPORT— In west-central Louisiana, where wildfires have ravaged thousands of acres of drought-stricken forests in ...

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Grant bringing new life to historic National Hotel

By Emily Burleigh With the help of a $55,000 grant, Leesville Main Street is becoming a historic business ...

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Sowela grad finds community in a nontraditional field

By Emily Burleigh While attending Sowela Technical Community College, Markell Jolivette, 23, was the only man in his ...

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3rd on 3rd event picks up speed

By Emily Burleigh The recently instituted “grass roots” event 3rd on 3rd in Leesville is picking up speed. ...

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Louisiana’s combined sales tax rate is the nation’s highest

By Victor Skinner | The Center Square Louisiana’s combined state and local sales taxes are the highest in the ...

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