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Jennings, Welsh, Lake Arthur, Elton and Fenton
Map location of Jeff Davis Parish on I-10

 Jeff Davis Parish

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Jefferson Davis Parish (French: Paroisse de Jefferson Davis) is named after the President of the Confederacy during the American Civil War, Jefferson Davis, and founded in 1912.  The first oil in Louisiana was drilled in 1901 in what is now Jeff Davis Parish. We are located in southwestern Louisiana.

Jeff Davis Parish comprises five incorporate towns including Elton, Fenton, Jennings (Parish seat), Lake Arthur, and Welsh. Centered between Houston, TX and New Orleans, LA. Jeff Davis Parish is a quaint, rural community that is strategically positioned for success. Interstate 10 runs east and west through the center of our parish, providing quick and easy access to local markets. Our area offers many ways for economic growth and lots of interest for tourism. From unique cuisine to a variety of landscapes, our area is rich in culture.

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Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce

ABOUT THE CHAMBER OUR MISSION The Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce leads and strengthens Jeff Davis Parish’s business community through promotion, education and advocacy on behalf of it’s members. PROGRAMS & INITIATIVES Business-After-Hours is a social event hosted by a chamber member business. The event is designed to spotlight the host business, an opportunity to invite potential members to the event, and provide networking space for attendees. RIBBON CUTTING/GRAND OPENING New chamber members can set the date and time for a ribbon cutting or grand opening and the chamber staff will assist with the design and promotion of the event. BULK MAIL PRIVILEDGES The chambers bulk mail permit can save your business dollars when mailing flyers, post cards or letters. ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARDS Employee of the Year Business Person of the Year Citizen of the Year Young Citizen of the Year MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES Sponsorship Opportunities Referrals Leadership Opportunities Inclusion in the online & printed chamber membership directory
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce1 day ago
Thank you to our National Guard for delivering needed supplies to Jennings American Legion Hospital today!
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce3 days ago
Jefferson Davis Parish Child Nutrition - Feeding Program - Updated Flyer - Monday, March 30, 2020 - Pick up 5 days of Grab & Go Breakfasts and Lunches - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. (18 years & younger) - Child must be present - Pickup locations: Jennings High School, Union Baptist Church (Jennings), Lake Arthur Elementary, Welsh Elementary, Elton High School, and Fenton Elementary. One supply per eligible child provided until supplies run out.
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce3 days ago
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Secretary Don Pierson of Louisiana Economic Development announced the opening of an LED help desk that provides email and hotline support for Louisiana businesses impacted by COVID-19.
For COVID-19 business questions, LED may be reached at LEDbiz@la.gov or via the toll-free hotline, (833) 457-0531. The COVID-19 hotline is staffed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. Be aware that high call volumes might result in delays. Callers are encouraged to keep trying, leave a voice mail or contact LED via email.
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce3 days ago
Jennings Daily News is offering all businesses a free listing of present hours or closures. Please call our office at 337-824-3011 or email us at sales@jenningsdsilynews.net.
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce3 days ago
JENNINGS - The Jeff Davis Parish School Board is working to relaunch its student meal programs that were suspended earlier this week following the governor's stay-at-home order.
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce3 days ago
Thank you Patel McDonald's for honoring Healthcare Employees, EMT's, Law Enforcement, and Firefighters!

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Pierre, our 89 year old Alligator Snapping turtle, loves to come up and say hi! Ready to see our visitors! #jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau #onlylouisiana #louisianafeedyoursoul https://t.co/76HnygDPzc JeffDavisParish photo
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These current times are forcing us to slow down. Take a walk, enjoy all the beauty around us. Follow social distancing rules and crowd gatherings, but getting some exercise and fresh air are great! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #louisianafeedyoursoul #lakearthurboardwalk https://t.co/0F4PR6pmrt JeffDavisParish photo
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Gator Fact!
Did you know that baby gators are born with 72 teeth! They are called mashers. #gatorchateau #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #louisianafeedyoursoul https://t.co/q6FGGDqqmf
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Official Instagram of the Jeff Davis Parish Tourist Commission. Come Hold a baby gator! I-10 Exit 64. Share your images with us at #jeffdavisparish http://www.jeffdavis.org/
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