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Posted on: February 2, 2023

DOTD: Roadwork/lane closure set at LA 3099 Southbound

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The following is from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development:

Road or Lane Status

LA 3099 Southbound, Beauregard Parish -- Roadwork (Closure)

Route Name: LA 3099 SouthboundStart Date: Thursday, February 02, 2023 at 8:00 AMEnd Dat...

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Community News
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Spectators welcome at Saturday's 'Freezin' event at pool

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Come out and watch all the action of “Freezin’ For A Reason” this Saturday, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the West Park Pool!

Registration has closed for event participants and “supporters-only,” however, you ca...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

“Love the Boot Week” set April 17-23, local volunteers sought

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“Love the Boot Week” is April 17-23, 2023, in Louisiana, and the City of DeRidder/Keep DeRidder Beautiful is looking to partner with civic and community groups on projects that clean and beautify our community.

According to Keep Louisia...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Branch St. bridge water repair work, planned outage delayed

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NOTICE: The work that was planned Monday, Jan. 30 to repair and improve a water main near the Branch Street bridge in the city has been delayed 7-10 days.

We will keep residents updated on this projected work and will alert you on the rescheduled start dat...

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Community News
Posted on: January 31, 2023

'Vintage Market Days' return to DeRidder in April

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Vintage Market Days will return to DeRidder, at the Beauregard Parish Fairgrounds, on April 14-16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Find ticket sales and vendor information at  vintagemarketdays.com. There will be food, shopping, entertainment an...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Beauregard Parish Spring Garden Forum set Feb. 11 in DeRidder

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The Beauregard Parish Spring Garden Forum will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11 at the War Memorial Civic Center, 250 W. 7th St., DeRidder.

The Beauregard Master Gardeners will present their Annual Garden Forum in anticipation of the 2023 spring ...

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Community News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

United Way of SWLA offering free tax prep program

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The following is from the United Way of Southwest Louisiana:

United Way of Southwest Louisiana's free tax initiative, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), is open for registration. Make appointments for any site by dialing 211. The caller will ...

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Community News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

SWLA Forestry Association’s annual meeting and forestry forum set March 4 in DeRidder

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DERIDDER — The SWLA Forestry Association’s annual meeting and forestry forum is set Saturday, March 4 in DeRidder.

The event takes place from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the War Memorial Civic Center, 250 W. 7th Street.

The LSU AgCenter and S...

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Community News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

BUSA spring soccer season registration open through Sunday

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The following information is from BUSA:

Beauregard United Soccer Association’s (BUSA) spring soccer season is open online through Feb. 5.

To register and for more information, log onto: https://system.gotsport.com/programs/92731P085?reg_role=player&fbcl...

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Posted on: January 7, 2023

2023 DeRidder Mardi Gras events slated

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The Greater Beauregard Chamber of Commerce has announced the 2023 DeRidder Mardi Gras events.

Events will kick off Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Beauregard Parish Fairgrounds.

A gumbo cookoff starts at 7 a.m. with public tasting as well as vendor shopping beginn...

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Posted on: November 12, 2022

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Call 337-348-0939 and hear community news and updates on the City of DeRidder's Public Information Line.

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