JPJ is the fast, easy way to access Jackson Parish news, sports, and information now. The JPJ is THE news site for Jackson Parish!

We provide several ways to stay up-to-date on the current events in our Parish. Visit our website, sign up for our email list, like us on Facebook or follow us on Instagram and Twitter. With the JPJ, staying informed is simple and free.

JPJ’s mission is to provide the people with information and news in real-time. Our digital platform allows us to deliver information as it happens, allowing readers to stay informed wherever they are.

Jackson Parish Journal – News when you need it!

Jackson Parish Journal publishes information that may be of interest to the citizens and businesses of Jackson Parish, Louisiana and the surrounding area.

The Stories, Articles, Press Releases and Events published here do not necessarily reflect the opinion or position of the Jackson Parish Journal.

All information, images, and logos submitted and received by the JPJ become the property of the JPJ with all rights to use granted.

All Stories, Articles, Press Releases and Event Notices are paid/sponsored by Ben W. Ledbetter, Publisher.

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for the Jackson Parish Journal (jacksonparishjournal.com). This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing Ben W. Ledbetter, Publisher, Is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing, publishing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 318-480-1206 or jpjjacksonla@gmail.com.


The JPJ does not offer a “comment” window on “Paid Advertising” or on “Political” articles.


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