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In My Own Little World by AUBREY BROUSSARD Anyone who has ever worked any public service job will tell you that it is never easy, especially if you’ve ever worked in the food service business. I’ve had my share of food service jobs, then later retail service, and much later, public service in a government […]

New survey details vast scope of teen dating abuse

From violence to verbal taunts, abusive dating behavior is pervasive among America’s adolescents, according to a new, federally funded survey. It says a majority of boys and girls who date describe themselves as both victims and perpetrators. Sponsored by the National Institute of Justice, the National Survey on Teen Relationships and Intimate Violence was conducted […]

Rosena Davis Lee

Funeral services for Mrs. Rosena Davis Lee, 91, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in  David J. & Rosa W. Fondel Church Chapel at Semien-Lewis Mortuary in Jennings. Prophetess Sametta Brown will officiate. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery, under the direction of Semien-Lewis Mortuary of Jennings. Visitation will be held from […]

Jennings visits struggling Iota

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor Tonight’s scrum between the two Bulldogs of Jennings and Iota features a pair of teams at a crossroads, traveling opposite paths – No. 9 Jennings (5-2, 1-1) is seemingly bound for the playoffs, while Iota (0-7, 0-2) is heading toward a second-consecutive winless season barring a victory in […]

In Your Honor


   Jennings American Legion Hospital staff gathered Wednesday afternoon, donning pink shirts and hats, waving pink flags and holding pink balloons, to form a “pink ribbon” around the flagpole in the JALH parking lot in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The balloons were released into the air in honor of survivors and to the […]

Tips lead to arrest of hit and run driver

Todd Ryan Myers
Photo courtesy LSP

An Iowa man has been arrested in connection with a hit and run reported Monday.

A Is For Awesome

sp-'A' is for Awesome

   To celebrate their hard-earned A for the 2013-2014 school year, several Hathaway High teachers and staff members gathered on the campus and posed for a photo. This is the second year in a row that the Hornets receive such a high grade from the Louisiana Department of Education. Submitted photo

L.A. ready to beat themselves

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE ARTHUR – Lake Arthur head coach Mark Deshotel chuckled at the comparison, but he could not deny the similarities were uncanny.

Happy birthday, son

The Way I See It by DON WEST It was around 8 p.m. on this date 41 years ago that my son, Matt, was born. Wow! Has it been that long? Funny how time slips away and I sometimes struggle to remember names or put names with faces. Funny how I can go to the […]

Survey: Harassment a common part of life

A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. The first-of-its-kind report by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the Internet have witnessed online harassment. Forty percent have experienced it themselves. The types of harassment Pew asked […]

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