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Jennings lone-surviving JDP team

Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer MAURICE – The 11th-ranked Jennings Bulldogs held off a late rally from the 27th-ranked North Vermilion Patriots to take a 21-18 win in the Class 3A non-select Regional playoffs on Friday night.

Should LA join SEC Primary push?

On the gridiron, it takes a team to win, and some elected officials around the South are looking to band together rather than brawl over the 2016 presidential primaries. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is among those pushing a regional March 1, 2016 contest known as the “SEC Primary,” named after the Southeastern Conference […]

What have we done for Him today?

The Way I See It by DON WEST Recently in a homily, my pastor indicated that we must live our faith by sharing, giving and being good examples. After all, we Christians have the best example that is possible. We had God, Himself, come into the flesh so that He could give His only son […]

Packing up is hard to do

I’m Just Sayin’ by SHEILA SMITH I am in the process of selling one home and buying another, which is not as fun as it appears to be on HGTV. For this first-time buyer, it has been a learning experience – a hectic, expensive learning experience. For two weeks I stalked a home that was […]

Trinity Slade Miller Jr.

Mercedes Hendricks and Trinity Miller of Midland announce the birth of their son, Trinity Slade Miller Jr., born November 9, 2014, at Jennings American Legion Hospital.

Eva Kate LaBouve

Kyle and Brandy LaBouve of Welsh announce the birth of their daughter, Eva Kate, born at 7:23 a.m. July 25, 2014 at Acadia General Hospital.

Bertha Fontenot

Arrangements are pending for Mrs. Bertha Fontenot, 84, with Matthews and Son Funeral Home.

Reginald Harris

Arrangements are pending for Reginald Harris, 61, with Fondel Memorial Chapel.

Mary Mildred Thibodeaux

A Mass of Christian burial for Mildred Thibodeaux, 76, of Jennings, will be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Jennings on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at 2 p.m. with Father Charles McMillin officiating. Visitation will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Jennings today, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, from […]

Kassidi’s Kloset remains open after 20 years

Kassidi’s Kloset founders and supporters include Vicki Stringfellow, Jackie Hymel, Gertrude Vaughan, Rev. David DeWitt and his wife, Ellen.

By GLENETTA SHUEY Special to the Daily News In October of 1994, a group of women brought their gifts of love to the aid of bereaved mothers at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital. Now, 20 years later, Kassidi’s Kloset is still giving.

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