Media Alert
March 10, 2014

Tammy Sharp 



Media Alert: City of Leesville, Town of Hornbeck to make major economic development announcement

LEESVILLE, La --The City of Leesville and the Town of Hornbeck will make a joint economic development announcement at noon on March 28, 2014 at 1001 N. 6th Street in Leesville.  


Who: The City of Leesville and the Town of Hornbeck


What: A major economic development announcement


Where: 1001 N. 6th Street, Leesville, La. In the event of inclement weather, the announcement will be made across U.S. 171 S at Johnson Temple Church of Christ, 200 Nona Street, Leesville, La. 


When: Noon, March 28, 2014


Who Should Attend: Regional media outlets; Vernon Parish business and industry leaders; Vernon Parish Ggovernment agencies; area citizens. 


Media interested in attending this event should contact:


Tammy Sharp

Media Relations

City of Leesville

Phone: 337-378-9329


The City of Leesville, the best hometown in the world, is a historic yet visionary community. As the parish seat of Vernon Parish, where Fort Polk and the Joint Readiness Training Center are located, the City of Leesville is home to military families, retired veterans and a growing and strongly patriotic citizenry that provides the basis of a well-rounded and work-ready workforce.   


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The Town of Hornbeck, located in northwestern Vernon Parish, is the gateway to Toledo Bend Dam, the fifth largest man-made reservoir in the United States, and home to the Mighty Hornets. The small town operates its own gas and water systems, providing both utilities to citizens and industries throughout Vernon and Sabine parishes.

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