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Beauregard Parish, Louisiana

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Beauregard Parish is a parish located in Louisiana. The parish seat is DeRidder. As of 2000, the population was 32,986.[1] It was named after P.G.T. Beauregard, a Confederate general and one of the designers of the Confederate battle flag.

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See also: Evaluation of Louisiana parish websites
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The good

  • Parish police jurors are listed on the website, but there is no contact information included.[2]

The bad

  • No information is provided about how parish residents can request access to public documents of the parish under Louisiana's sunshine laws.
  • Besides basic information on the Parish police jurors, the site contains little about parish government.
  • Many of the links on the parish website are dead.

Cities and towns

  • DeRidder
  • Merryville

Education

Beauregard Parish School Board operates local public schools.

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