Logansport, the “Gateway to Louisiana” and “Sand Bass Capital of the World”
And it’s a great place to live!



MARCH 12, 2024 

The regular monthly meeting of the Logansport Town Council was held Tuesday, March 12, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber of the Logansport Town Hall with Mayor Judge Cordray presiding. Council members present: Katherine Freeman, Pan Thomas, Anthony Wilson and Mark Woods. Absent: Zachary Bossier. Two guests were present.

A Public Hearing was opened with a motion by Mrs. Thomas and seconded by Mr. Woods to discuss giving Desoto Parish Fire District #1 Five (more or less) acres on Berry Road for a training facility. The meeting was adjourned with a motion from Mrs. Thomas and seconded by Mrs. Freeman. All ayes. One absent.

The meeting was opened with the Lord’s Prayer and Pledge of Allegiance.

With a motion from Mr. Wilson and seconded by Mrs. Freeman the February minutes were approved. All ayes. One absent.

With a motion from Mrs. Freeman and seconded by Mr. Woods the monthly bill were approved. All ayes. One absent.

A motion by Mrs. Thomas and second by Mr. Woods it was agreed to give Desoto Parish Fire District #1 Five(more or less) acres for a training facility on Berry Road. All ayes. One absent.

Mayor Cordray reported the Barber’s Annual Sand Bass Tournament turned out great with 50 teams entered, there was a lot of advertising by Ktbs Channel 3 about fishing on the river. The Sabine River Bass Shootout had a good turnout with around 40 teams.

Street overlay should be completed soon, having a little trouble with material delays. The old substation is getting a facelift with new paint. Jack Averett is remodeling three buildings

The Logansport Chamber’s Egg Drop will be March 30, 2024 and we anticipate a big crowd.

The new meters will start installing March 25th.

With no further business to discuss the meeting was adjourned with motion from Mrs. Thomas and seconded by Mr. Woods. All ayes. One absent.



Judge Cordray, Mayor

Tammy Timmons, TownClerk


Logansport Town Hall ~ 309 Main Street ~ Logansport, Louisiana 71049
(318) 697-5359

Office Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday – 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Sorry, this website uses features that your browser doesn’t support. Upgrade to a newer version of Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge and you’ll be all set.