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Priscilla and the Oreos

In My Own Little World by AUBREY BROUSSARD We are animal lovers in our house. When I was growing up, my parents always had animals in our home as well. That’s just the way it was. I don’t understand how anyone can say they simply don’t like animals or how anyone can hurt an animal. […]

Tigers cruise behind Carter, running game

Lake Artur Pic

By PAT DESHOTEL Daily News Sports Writer MAMOU – Halfbacks Trey Hargrave and Michael Ware might consider taking tight end Rob Carter out for a steak supper. Behind the smashmouth blocking of Carter, the two backs rushed for a combined 440 yards, as the Lake Arthur Tigers cruised past the Mamou Green Demons 52-28 in […]

Easy guide to amendments available

Deciding which candidates to choose for various offices is already a great responsibility of voters. This year, though, 14 constitutional amendments will also be on the Nov. 4 ballots. Citizens only have three minutes total to decide on those and several open seats while in the voting booth. This year’s amendments include some very important […]

Elmeretta M. Alcock Loughlin

Funeral services for Mrs. Elmeretta M. Alcock Loughlin will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, officiated by Father Charles McMillin. Music will be provided under the direction of Sister Camille Martinez with guest musician Paul Connor. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery under […]

Ida Belle Victorian

Funeral services for Ida Belle Victorian, 82, of Jennings, will be held at Immanuel Worship Center at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, with Pastor Adams Stevens officiating. She will be laid to rest in Peterson Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday until the time of her service. Ida Belle was […]

Daylight Saving Time ending

The Jennings Fire Department visited the pre-k and kindergarten classes at James Ward Elementary recently to discuss fire safety. Fire Chief Hulin Theriot reminds residents to change the batteries in their smoke detectors this weekend, as smoke detectors saved lives.
Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

Daily News Staff Report At 2 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 2, Daylight Saving Time (DST) will end and Americans will “fall back” into fall and winter months with a little less daylight.

Tricks and Treats


   Trick or Treaters, young and old enjoyed last nights Halloween festivities. Many pets were also dressed for the evening and joined their owners on the city streets. Daily News staff photo

Welsh raid leads to one arrest

Ernest Dugas Jr.
Photo courtesy WPD

By BENGT LINDELL Special to the Daily News WELSH – Police here arrested Ernest Dugas, Jr., 60, of Carter Street for possession of crack cocaine with intent to distribute.

I needed those words of wisdom

Behind the Scenes by KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Being such a sports oriented person, I don’t get to get out much and hear a lot about other stories that take place in our area. This past week I had the pleasure to hear Kim Thibodeaux and Tom and Kim Precht speak about events that have changed their […]

Technology and I do not get along

The Way I See It by DON WEST Modern technology astounds me; it perplexes me; it frustrates me; and it entertains me. I have about 1,000 apps on my phone and I use about three of them. The rest of them, I don’t know what they are, how they work, or I am just not […]

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