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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Pollacia Memorial Gazebo shines brightly every Christmas

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DERIDDER -- Christmas decorating has been underway at the Pollacia Memorial Gazebo in downtown DeRidder. It will once again be adorned with Christmas spirit during the DeRidder Christmas Light Show.

For decades, Frank and Cinda Pollacia were Santa and Mrs....

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

DeRidder Christmas Light Show is Dec. 1-Jan. 1

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The DeRidder Christmas Light Show will run from Dec. 1 through Jan. 1, from 5:30 p.m. to Midnight in downtown DeRidder, near City Hall. Tune in to FM 101.1 upon arrival!

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Posted on: October 25, 2023

Sponsorships sought for West Park Tree Program

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Some of you may have noticed the trees being planted this week at P.W. West Park. This is part of an effort to reforest the park.

West Park’s beautiful virgin pine canopy was destroyed in the 2020 hurricanes. Those old growth pine trees cannot be replaced ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Holiday Express Christmas Train coming to DeRidder!

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The CPKC Holiday Express Train is returning to DeRidder this Christmas! The train will be here starting at 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11 on the tracks near the Beauregard Museum/DeRidder City Hall. 

The train has six festive and beautifully adorned train...

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