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LIONS CLUB SALE

CLISTA CALHOUN CENTER

Saturday , Aug. 12th 8 a.m. til 12:00 p.m.

515 Louisiana Avenue

Mansfield LA

Telephone 318-0016


NOW AVAILABLE

Fresh Picked Peaches & Nectarines

Home Ice Cream

Kingston Orchards

1-49 to exit 186 1 1/4 miles past Relay Station

'7408 Hwy 175, Frierson, LA

318-872-4111

CELEBRATING SUMMER TIME IN DESOTO PARISH



   

 FIRST NEWS

Today's Happenings...

First West Nile Virus death occurs in

Caddo Parish

Read:  Area News

 

INVESTIGATION RESULTS IN 7 INDICTED IN N LA COCAINE CONSPIRACY

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Vitter speaks to illegal immigration

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Mansfield Police arrest one for theft at Fitness Center

LaKendrick Powell

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NEW ROAD CLOSURE ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted 7-23-14

LA 512 at US 171, at Benson in Desoto Parish,
Road closure for railroad crossing

On Monday Monday, July 28, 2014, from 7:00 a.m. to 5 p.m., LA 512 at the intersection of US 171 in Benson will be closed. This work is associated with the railroad crossing.

Alternate Route: TOTAL ROAD CLOSURE.  ALL vehicles must detour using US 171, LA 174, LA 483. This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING.

 


 

 


 GOVERNMENT

City of Mansfield posts agenda for July 28 @ 4:30

Read:  Mansfield News

 

 DeSoto Parish Police Jury sets Personnel Meeting

Monday July 28/ 5:00

I.        Call to Order

II.       Invocation

III.      Pledge of Allegiance

IV.     Announcements

V.      Call For Additions and Deletions to the Agenda

VI.     Guest and Public Comments

 

 


Regular Meeting

Meeting begins at 5:05


I.        Call to Order

 II.       Invocation

III.      Pledge of Allegiance

IV.     Announcements

 

1.  Notice of Public Meeting: Notice is hereby given that the Parish of DeSoto, State of Louisiana, Parish of DeSoto, plans to consider a resolution authorizing an ad valorem tax election to be held within the Parish at its meeting on Monday, October 13, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. at the Police Jury Room of the Police Jury Building, 101 Franklin Street, Mansfield, Louisiana

V.      Call for Additions & Deletions



VII.    Old Business

1.  Consider approving the Parish Secretary salary starting at $40,000

2.  Consider posting the Administrative Assistant position

VIII.   New Business

1.  Consider posting and advertising for a Heavy Equipment Operator at the Landfill with hiring through Jean Simpson

IX.     Adjourn


 

VI.     Guests and Public Comments

VII.    Old Business

1.  Consider approving ordinances for the precinct mergers

VIII.   New Business

1.  Consider approving tinting the windows on the COA building

IX.     Personnel Committee

1.  Consider approving the Parish Secretary's salary starting at $40,000

2.  Consider posting the Administrative Assistant position

3.  Consider posting and advertising for a Heavy Equipment Operator at the Landfill with hiring through Jean Simpson

ADDENDUM TO AGENDAPOSTED FRIDAY 7-25-14: 

   2. Consider entering into a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with The Friends of Mansfield Female College Museum to provide labor & equipment to apply hot mix (provided by the Secretary of State) to existing west entrance driveway.

 X.      Adjourn



 COMMUNITY /EDUCATION

 

Dianne McDonald shown with memorabilia during presentation

In Stonewall, folks dedicated a Special room to a Special person…

Julia Priest Nelson

Read:  Stonewall


 

Northwest Louisiana Technical College-Mansfield Campus

announces OSHA Training in various fields.

Read:  NEWS FROM NWLTC


           ARTS - ENTERTAINMENT

What's going on at DeSoto Art Gallery during the summer?

Plenty! Visit the gallery to see the art...the jewelry...the Mayor's Gallery of Paintings and so much more...


 LAW ENFORCEMENT

DESOTO SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle

22 arrests for period

7-14-14 thru 7-20

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Review booking photos @ dpso.org

MANSFIELD POLICE DEPT

Chief Gary Hobbs

6 arrests reported

7-14- thru 7-20-14

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