Gov. John Bel Edwards commended small business in Webster Parish, calling them the backbone of Louisiana’s economy during the 75th annual Minden-South Webster Chamber of Commerce.
During his keynote address Thursday, he said this chamber is one of the few chambers of commerce still in existence after such a long period of time.
“There are not a whole lot of chambers in Louisiana that ever reach 75 years,” he said. “Congratulations to you all for that. The work that you do here with hospitality, it’s always a joy for me to come up here to Webster Parish, and I’ve been here