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Mayor’s Corner: Friends from politics

By Leesville Mayor Rick Allen Recently we ran for the position of second vice president of the Louisiana ...

Local

Leesville mayor: Leach ‘never forgot the place he came from’

Local leaders are remembering longtime legislator and Leesville native Anthony Claude “Buddy” Leach Jr., who passed away Aug. ...

Fort Polk

Fort Polk name change could cost $1.4M

U.S. Government officials believe the process to remove and replace Fort Polk’s name across the installation and surrounding ...

Legislature

Access to original birth certificates restored for adoptees in Louisiana

By Alex Tirado  | LSU Manship School News Service Living almost seven decades without any information about her ...

Major League Baseball

Former Wampus Cat standout drafted by Reds

By Daniel Green | BWS Sports NATCHITOCHES — It had been almost 15 years since a former Leesville baseball ...

Local

Bo the Bloodhound has a heart as deep as his wrinkles

As police officers emerged from the thick woods of Oretta last week with a 76-year-old man who had ...

Fort Polk

Fort Polk welcomes new commanding general

Fort Polk and its Joint Readiness Training Center fell under new leadership Monday morning as Brigadier Gen. David ...

Local

Vernon boy meets his hero — country star Morgan Wallen

A 12 year-old boy from Evans experienced what he called the greatest moment in his life recently when ...

Local

Mayor’s Corner: Don’t be so quick to judge

By Leesville Mayor Rick Allen Serving people is very difficult at times, especially when the very people you ...

Crime

Rosepine man returns to party with gun, threatens others

A Rosepine man is facing multiple charges after allegedly becoming intoxicated at a Fourth of July party over ...

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