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Traffic deaths up, safety encouraged

Traffic deaths are on the rise, and experts fear the trend will continue. “While the statistics point out a dangerous trend, we have the ability to influence outcomes through our choices and behavior,” said Deborah A.P. Hersman, president and CEO of the National Safety Council (NSC). “Take your responsibilities behind the wheel seriously and ensure […]

Holiday hypocrite

In My Own Little World by AUBREY BROUSSARD As the Thanksgiving holiday comes to an end, the Christmas season is quickly behind and to some, was in full force even before the Thanksgiving feast was purchased. A common trivial complaint I hear during the holiday season is regarding the grey line between each holiday. As […]

Despite injury, Newell thankful for time on the gridiron

Josh Newell

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer ELTON – For most high school offensive linemen, their careers consist of clearing the path for higher-profiled running backs and quarterbacks to draw all of the praise and glory. However, for Elton High School (EHS) senior Josh Newell, his value truly showed in the most horrific of circumstances […]

Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

Youth from all over the parish participated in all categories of the 4-H Fall Fest, but the highlight of the event was the opportunity for participants to show off their beloved pets.

Santa Baby

Daily News photo by Dona Smith

Anna Claire Shaughnessy has Santa Claus on speed dial, and she knows exacty what she wants for Christmas! Anna Claire has been named 2015 Jennings Daily News Santa Baby and will be helping count down the days until Christmas. Watch for her in each edition of Jennings Daily News. The one-year-old is the daughter of […]

Erica Dawn Regan

A Mass of Christian burial for Erica Dawn Regan, 32, of Jennings, will be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Jennings on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at 10 a.m. with Father Charles McMillin officiating. Visitation will be held from 2:30-9 p.m. today, Tuesday, November 24, 2015, at Matthews and Son Funeral […]

Hathaway Gives Thanks

Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Family and friends gathered at Hathaway High School Friday for fun and feasts in anticipation of Thanksgiving.

Before We Break

Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

James Ward Elementary (JWE) second grade students Colson Mack and Riley Deaton greeted their peers, as well as the school staff and faculty, during  morning announcements Friday before the campus closed for Thanksgiving week.

Third Round Bound

Daily News photo by Renee Benoit
Sophomore tight end Pearse Migl (above) celebrates a Welsh touchdown in Friday’s playoff win over Oakdale.

Hounds use strong second half to move to quarterfinals By PAT DESHOTEL Daily News Sports Writer WELSH – An outstanding defensive effort and a strong second-half offensive performance led the Welsh Greyhounds into the quarterfinals here Friday night, as the Hounds defeated the Oakdale Warriors by a 35-7 score.

No room at this inn

I’m Just Sayin’ by SHEILA SMITH This week, Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving with tables filled with homemade goods and families gathered to mark another year of love and being thankful for every blessing they receive, from the biggest surprise to the smallest need. By Thursday evening, they will forget all of their blessings and race […]

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