This & That…September 13, 2023

Each Wednesday, the DeSoto Parish Journal will post upcoming events happening in the parish/area. If you would like to add your not-for-profit event to this list or advertise your for-profit events, please email us at 

Football Friday Night:
Logansport at home vs Peabody kickoff 7pm
Mansfield at Ouachita Christian kickoff 7pm
North DeSoto at Loyola kickoff 7pm

Don’t forget September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Visit your local branch to sign up today!

Superintendent Clay Corley will host community meetings to present information regarding the bond proposal for Logansport High School and North DeSoto Schools. Logansport High School’s meeting will be on Tuesday, October 17 at 6pm and North DeSoto will be on Thursday, October 19 at 6pm. 

50 Miles of Treasure is coming up quickly on Saturday, Oct 14th. Get your garage sale stuff, neighborhood sales, sports teams, churches, and vendors together and have a great sale.

Work is underway to create this year’s “A Small Town Christmas” in Logansport. Vendors, parade entries, floats, and marching groups and bands now is the time to begin planning. Volunteers welcome. Contact Cynthia Hendrickson at for more information.

For the first time since 2018, the Bassmaster Elite Series won’t be kicking off its season in Florida, opting instead to open its 2024 slate at the big-bass factory of Toledo Bend Reservoir.