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DeRidder picks up 3rd district win  Beauregard Daily News

Coming off a state championship, DeRidder is getting back in the mix to compete for a district championship, and hopefully, a postseason run.

Bass is back  Beauregard Daily News

Jared Bass has returned to DeRidder to offer his specialties at Jay's Carpet One. Bass grew up in DeRidder and is a graduate of DeRidder High school.

Williams found guilty in Labor Day shooting  Donaldsonville Chief

A Leesville native was convicted for his role in the now infamous 2017 Labor Day weekend shooting.

Courtney Smith aims to be voice for students as BPSB student representative  KALB News

After being selected as the 2019 Beauregard Parish School Board student representative in January, DeRidder High School student Courtney Smith went ...

School Board announces bond projects - News  Beauregard Daily News

After months of deliberation and several special meetings, the Beauregard Parish School Board (BPSB) has announced the list of building projects that it would ...

DeRidder High School AP students to be honored  KALB News

DeRidder High School was able to increase AP course offerings in 2017 through a National Math and Science Initiative grant for school with military-connected ...

Veteran Snapshot: Tom Hibbs  Leesville Daily Leader

Since he was six years old veteran Tom Hibbs has proudly called Deridder his hometown.

DeRidder High School's AP test results have been announced  KALB News

The Beauregard Parish School Board has announced DeRidder High School's Advanced Placement test results.

DFD: Cellphone battery ignites fire at DeRidder High School, no injuries reported  KPLC

DERIDDER, LA (KPLC) - The DeRidder Fire Department handled a fire at DeRidder High School due to a cellphone battery, according to Chief Kenneth Harlow ...

DHS license plates now available  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder High School and the Office of Motor Vehicles is making it easier for DeRidder Dragon fans to showcase their school spirit with the new DeRidder High ...

Beauregard Parish honor bands present concert Friday - News  Beauregard Daily News

The 34th annual presentation of the Beauregard Parish Honor Bands is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., Friday, February 1, 2019, at the DeRidder High School ...

Dragons drop tournament opener  Beauregard Daily News

DERIDDER – DeRidder led from the opening tip until the final minutes of regulation against Lake Charles College Prep.

Boys, Girls Club Youth of Year chosen to represent Fort Polk  DVIDS

By ANGIE THORNE Guardian staff writer. FORT POLK, La. — Fort Polk Child and Youth Services Middle School and Teen program Youth of the Year for 2019 is ...

DeRidder High School military youth achieves football success  KALB News

FORT POLK, La. - Ronnie Crosby III, 13, attends DeRidder Junior High School and is the son of Lt. Col. Ronnie Crosby, Joint Readiness Training Center and ...

Davis signs to play at LSU  Beauregard Daily News

DERIDDER – DeRidder senior Domonique Davis put pen to paper and will continue her athletic career at Louisiana State University next fall.

Dragonette Camp sees impressive turnout  Beauregard Daily News

The DeRidder High School Ladies in Blue danceline hosted their annual Dragonette Camp this past week. With an impressive turnout of 74 campers, the Ladies ...

Photos: Saturday's action from LHSAA's Girl's Marsh Madness Finals  The Advocate

John Curtis tops Mt. Carmel for the Division I and Northlake Christian reigns over St. Thomas Aquinas Division III, Madison Prep falls to Loranger in 3A and ...

DeRidder athlete brings out best in special-needs student  American Press

R.J. Gladney and Jordan Hickman are DeRidder High School students who share a unique bond. Gladney is a star basketball player who is signed with the ...

Beauregard voters elect new faces to school board  American Press

The Beauregard Parish School Board will feature multiple new faces next year after Tuesday's votes, according to unofficial results from the Secretary of State's ...

SPIRIT SCHOOL: DeRidder High School  KPLC-TV

This week marks week seven and our spirit school is DeRidder High School in Beauregard Parish. 'Spirit School' is an opportunity to showcase our high schools ...

Davis set to take hoop skills to 'next level'  DVIDS

FORT POLK, La. — The Fort Polk community will have a new reason to cheer on the Louisiana State University Lady Tigers basketball beginning in the fall when ...

Arrest made in Wright murder  Beauregard Daily News

The DeRidder Police Department (DPD) has arrested Phil Oliver, of Marrero, for the Second Degree Murder of Marquita Wright.

James Burnett Jr.: DeRidder’s master gardener  Beauregard Daily News

Tucked away at the end of a winding city road is the garden of James Burnett Jr.If you are lucky enough to walk through the ivy-covered archways, what awaits ...

New AP course offerings at DeRidder High  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder High School now has the funding and training to expand its advanced placement (AP) classes, due to a grant, which opened up the potential for more ...

DeRidder native leading successful 7-on-7 squad  Beauregard Daily News

Former Dragon Shawn Piper took what he learned at DeRidder High School and at Louisiana Tech and is now coaching an elite 7-on-7 team that travels around ...

Paralyzed athlete has strong showing at state track and field meet  American Press

DeRidder High School senior Cameron Cross suffered a gunshot wound in September and was paralyzed from the waist down. This May, he brought home two ...

DeRidder baseball walks off to earn district win  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder won its first district game in dramatic fashion in extra innings by making big plays down the stretch.

Beauregard Parish candidate profiles  Beauregard Daily News

Here are the candidates for the upcoming election in Beauregard Parish.

Defense, pitching shines for DeRidder  Post South

With a big lead heading into the seventh inning, DeRidder pitcher Chipper Menard had a chance for a rare accomplishment.

Active shooter drill practiced at DeRidder High School  KPLC-TV

If you drove by DeRidder High School this morning, you may have seen first responders and law enforcement vehicles parked outside.

BPSB teachers, principal of the year announced for 2018-2019  KALB News

The Beauregard Parish School Board recently recognized those selected as Teachers of the Year and Principal of the Year for 2018-2019.

DeRidder softball set on deep playoff run  Beauregard Daily News

With the entire roster returning from a state semifinal team, DeRidder is looking to make it one game farther in 2018.

Students offered free trade skills classes | Local  American Press

Several high school students this month began a new semester of after-hours classes to prepare to enter a career field after graduation.

Law enforcement talk about recent school threats  KPLC-TV

Tension across Louisiana with a number of school threats reported in the wake of the Florida school shooting. That includes DeRidder where the Beauregard ...

3 DeRidder Athletes sign letters of intent  Beauregard Daily News

A trio of DeRidder athletes inked letters to take their talents to the next level following their senior seasons.

First female elected Mayor of DeRidder  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder hit a major milestone last weekend when residents elected a female mayor.

New principal Hooker no stranger at DeRidder High  Beauregard Daily News

Students returning in a couple of weeks to DeRidder High School will find a familiar face in an unfamiliar office. Harry L. Hooker, an assistant principal since ...

Ramsey named BPSB Assistant Superintendent  Beauregard Daily News

The Beauregard Parish School Board met Thursday evening to discuss previously adopted agenda items. The meeting started off with a small bit of hilarity as ...

School board chooses 2018 student rep.  Beauregard Daily News

The Beauregard Parish School Board (BPSB) presented the 2018 student representative with an official name plaque at their meeting Thursday.

DeRidder point guard commits to LSU  Beauregard Daily News

Domonique Davis enters her junior season with one less thing to worry about as she focuses on getting to the state championship. The DeRidder point guard ...

Local sports camps for parish youth  Beauregard Daily News

Summer is in full swing, so let's get the kids out there working on theirs! There are several sports camps happening in Beauregard Parish this summer. Don't stay ...

Beauregard teacher named District V Band Director of the Year  Beauregard Daily News

The District V Band and Orchestra Directors Association announced that Amanda Riggs, Assistant Director of Bands at DeRidder Junior High School and East ...

Alternative school receives donated uniforms  Beauregard Daily News

The Iron Order Louisiana, Cajun Crew Chapter, facilitated a donation of approximately $70000 worth of uniforms, summers and winters, boots, and jackets for ...

Everett becomes fourth DeRidder alum to play in NFL  Beauregard Daily News

2011 DeRidder High School graduate Deshazor Everett is living out every young boy's dream. On Saturday after the completion of the 2015 NFL Draft, ...

NISH hosts Hall of Fame hoops Saturday  The Daily Iberian

High school hoops come to the forefront of the area Saturday as New Iberia Senior High plays host to the fifth annual NISH/TruYou Basketball Hall of Fame ...

Five outstanding athletes from Beauregard Parish  Beauregard Daily News

Beauregard Parish has been blessed with many outstanding athletes spanning the decades, this list is just a brief highlight of a few of those outstanding ...

Mighty Merryville!  Beauregard Daily News

If DeRidder is known for its famous Courthouse Square with the Hanging Jail, and if Sugartown is known for its sweet watermelons; then what would be the ...

DeRidder High School announces banner, honor rolls - News  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder High School has announced its banner and honor rolls for the third nine weeks.

Fort Polk, local community organizations host summer camps  KALB News

Organizations at Fort Polk, Leesville and DeRidder are hosting summer day and overnight camps for youth throughout the summer.

School board recognizes parish students of the year  Beauregard Daily News

On Monday night, the Beauregard Parish School Board recognized the elementary, junior high and high school students of the year for 2016-17.

Mango to speak at NAACP Program  Beauregard Daily News

A DeRidder native is set to be the special guest speaker at the Beauregard Parish NAACP Black History Program. Dr. Cheryl Mango is a published scholar and ...

2 DeRidder athletes receive academic honors  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder football players Justin Mathis (left) and Colten Denning (right) were presented with Academic Composite Football Team honors during halftime of the ...

Measuring success in more than wins & losses  The Daily Iberian

Chad Menard and his family have been made to feel welcome in their new home after the former longtime DeRidder High School head baseball coach was ...

Schulz named Lady Dragon softball coach  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder High School assistant baseball and football coach Todd Schulz, will take on a new role next year as he tosses in the baseball and picks up a softball.

Gunman attacks school in law enforcement drill­  Beauregard Daily News

The guns went off at about 8:50 a.m. A lone shooter entered George Washington Carver Elementary, and within seconds, five victims were lying on the floor.

Greene named head coach at Pitkin  Beauregard Daily News

PITKIN – When the Pitkin Tigers started looking for a new boys' basketball coach, they didn't have to go too far to find the candidate they wanted.

DeRidder man turns acting aspirations into reality  Beauregard Daily News

Residents of West Central Louisiana who tuned in to the latest episode of the new CBS show "NCIS: New Orleans" may have recognized a familiar face on their ...

DeRidder picks up 1st win of season  Beauregard Daily News

Like most season-openers, it was not always pretty for DeRidder, but the constant attack from the running game was able to cure the issues.

Prep Football Week 5: Dragons throttle Rams in final non district contest, 40-27  Beauregard Daily News

Friday evening was a night of celebration at DeRidder High School's Cecil Doyle Memorial Stadium. As it marked the 50th reunion of the DHS Class of 1965.

Lions, Leos unite  Beauregard Daily News

Every year, the DeRidder Lion Club gives a donation to their younger counterpart, the Leo Club, to support their community *service* endeavors. This year, the ...

LSU Lady Tigers Ink Commitment from Five-Star Combo Guard  Fanbuzz

The Tigers inked a commitment from the Louisiana combo guard on Friday, adding a third recruit to Nikki Fargas' 2019 recruiting class.

Meet the dukes, duchesses of the Womens League of DeRidder Mardi Gras court  Beauregard Daily News

Duchess Mary Lou of the House of Lindsey Mary Lou Lindsey has been named a Duchess of Mardi Gras for 2014 by the Women's League of DeRidder.

Students serve on Mayors Youth Council  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder Mayor Ron Roberts would like to introduce the 2014-2015 City of DeRidder Mayor's Youth Council. Jade Richmond (Senior)Years on Youth Council: ...

Retiring District Attorney David Burton honored  Beauregard Daily News

A celebration was held Friday for 36th Judicial District Attorney David Burton, who is retiring after 24 years of *service* as D.A. Burton was presented with several ...

Lestage announces candidacy for DA  Beauregard Daily News

Jimmy Lestage has announced his candidacy for District Attorney of Beauregard Parish. Lestage said, “Today I'm announcing my candidacy for District Attorney.

Louisiana high school football scores  Alexandria Town Talk

Results from the LHSAA quarterfinal/semifinal rounds, plus a look at the next round matchups.

Prep Basketball: DHS announces CSB Christmas Timberland Classic schedule  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder High School and City Savings Bank have partnered once again for their CSB Christmas Timberland Classic Schedule. The round robin will begin on ...

DHS collecting spirit links in lead-up to Leesville game  Beauregard Daily News

DeRidder High School is looking to link up with the community in the week leading up to its football game against rival Leesville High School. The school is ...

District Champs: Dragons down Tioga to clinch 3-4A title  Beauregard Daily News

Sports Editors Note: The Deridder Dragons have drawn the No. 8 seed in this years LHSAA State playoffs and will host No. 25 Woodlawn-Shreveport in the ...

DHS cheerleaders raising funds for Sugar Bowl trip  Beauregard Daily News

Members of the DeRidder High School varsity cheerleader squad will be traveling to perform in the 2014 Sugar Bowl. The squad will be holding a 5K fun ...

BUSA announces plans for new soccer complex  Beauregard Daily News

Thursday evening the Beauregard United Soccer Association (BUSA) held an informative meeting for the community at the Beauregard Country Club (BCC) to ...

ESA top seed, all six area teams in playoffs  The Daily Iberian

All six Teche Area teams are in the postseason for the first time with undefeated ESA earning the top seed in Division IV as expected in the Louisiana High ...

LHSAA penalizes Curtis, four other schools for rules violations  The Times-Picayune

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association has penalized the John Curtis wrestling team for allowing a non-facutly coach who did not meet the provisions of ...

Prep football first round playoff matchups  WWL

Here is a list of this weekend's playoff matchups for high school football.

Patterson looking for new football coach

Patterson's coaching carousel continues to spin with the school seeking its fourth head coach in as many years as first-year Coach Ryan Stewart will not return ...

Follow live: Louisiana high school football playoff brackets released  The Advocate

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association will unveil the 2017 state football playoff brackets in a selection show at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Ball man takes over as 256th senior enlisted advisor  Alexandria Town Talk

The Louisiana National Guard's 256th Infantry Brigade Combat Team welcomed Command Sgt. Maj. Patrick L. Sandel Jr. of Ball as its new senior enlisted ...

Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.

Marathon man: Ex-Times sports writer to run Boston  Shreveport Times

Brent Shirley will run first Boston Marathon on Monday.

New JSH coaches  The Daily Iberian

JEANERETTE — Fulfilling a desire to return home, former New Iberia Senior High standout Ananias Johnson was appointed the new football head coach at ...

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