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stewart stump removal cardStump Removal and Grinding: Call James Stewart at (318) 243-1009 or (318) 768-2554 for your stump removal and grinding needs. Free Estimates! 


Sales Position: Globe Life Insurance is searching for a motivated self starter to represent the Family Heritage Division that offers supplemental Life, Cancer, Heart, Stroke, ICU and Accident policies. To learn more contact Regional Director, Jamie Antley, at 318-488-1218 or send email to


jh bookBook – “100-year history of JHHS football”  Comprehensive year-by-year description of the first 100 years (1919-2019) of JHHS football. Includes categorial individual and team top ten rankings. Perfect gift for that family member or friend who would enjoy remembering their “glory days”. The cost is $25.00 per book plus $3.00 for shipping and handling. To order call (318) 480-1206. 


commerative plateCommemorative Plates – Beautifully etched china plates commemorating Jonesboro-Hodge High School and Jackson Parish. To order contact Wilda Smith at (318) 426-6511 or Barbara Johnson at (318) 450-5561.



REQUEST FOR BIDS: The Jackson Parish Recreation District is looking for a vendor to run the concession stand for the upcoming baseball season. If you want to submit a proposal or have questions, contact Tommy Smith at 318-737-8493.

Veteran’s Affairs Office Open: The Veteran’s Affairs Office, located at 322 6th Street in Jonesboro, is open on Tuesday and Wednesday each week from 9:30a.m. – 3:00p.m. Representative, Mr. Gary Poole, can be reached at 318-259-2100 or by email at




Jackson Parish Tourism Board Meeting Minutes
February 20, 2023

Notice Posted: February 20, 2023 @ 9:00 AM
Meeting Date: February 21, 2023, TIME: 5:30
PLACE OF MEETING: The Sunshine Room 160 Industrial Dr., Jonesboro, LA 71251
Roll Call: D. Barlow, K. Spangler, T. Gunter, C. Weeks, Y. Washington
Invocation and Pledge: D. Barlow gave the invocation with T. Gunter leading the pledge.
Public Comments / Recognition of Guests: Gary Joyner- Sharon and Larry Dousay
Approval of Minutes of the November 2022 meeting: Motion made by T. Gunter second by Y. Washington to approve the minutes as presented. All in favor, Yea.
Approval of the November 2022 Financials and Pay Bills: Motion made by D. Barlow second by K. Spangler to approve the financials as presented. All in favor, Yea.
Review Old Business:
a. Civil Rights Trail-site is chosen for the sign, photos ready.
b. Rental space-will know something in two weeks.
c. La fishing tournament- date March 18- Billboards are up-T. Gunter is working on coupons for business in town.
d. Major League Fishing Tournament-
1. WELCOME SIGNS- Motion was made by Y. Washington Second by D. Barlow for Ronnie Madere to made the signs in the amount of up to but not exceeding 500.00 . All in favor. Yea.
2. WATERSHED-getting door prizes together helping to take care of event staff.
3. BANNER CONTEST- T. Gunter-Designed contest flyer
Discuss New Business:
a. Billboard designs- waiting on Major League Fishing Tournament
b. LA Fishing and Outdoor Adventures Program- Motion was made by D. Barlow Second by Y. Washington to renew ad for 2023 in the amount of 450.00. All in favor. Yea.
c. Promos- Looking at items for give aways
d. Letter of Support- Letter approved drafted by C.Weeks
e. Conference-May3-5 Let us know by next meeting who would like to attend.
Other Business:
a. Motion was made by T. Gunter Second by K. Spangler to move the JPTB meetings to the second Tuesday of the month beginning in April 2023. All in favor. Yea.
Adjournment – 7:10 – Motion by D. Barlow second by Y. Washington to adjourn the meeting. Next meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 21 , 2023, at 5:30PM

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