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Thankful every day

In My Own Little World by AUBREY BROUSSARD One of the things I notice every November, is this recently popular “game” circulating on social media. I call it a game because I’m not really sure what it is, but the way it works is this; each day of the month of November, you post a […]

Choose a leader

Thank goodness Saturday, Election Day, is almost here and gone. After all, those attack ads are becoming quite redundant and muddy. Still, we have a duty to our communities, state and even country to choose the next governor of Louisiana. Current leader Gov.  Bobby Jindal has headed the state for eight years, so Louisiana is […]

Charles Grice

Funeral services for Charles Grice, 80, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 21, 2015, in Union Baptist Church. Rev. Gerald Perkins will officiate. Burial will be in Benevolent Cemetery under direction of Semien-Lewis Mortuary. Visitation will be held at 9 a.m. in the church. Mr. Grice entered into eternal rest Friday, November 13, […]

Horace James LaFleur

Funeral services for Horace James LaFleur, 72, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, November 21, 2015, in David J. and Rosa W. Fondel Church Chapel at Semien-Lewis Mortuary. Rev.Carl Fontenot, chaplain, will officiate. Burial will be private. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. Saturday in the chapel until time of service. Mr. LaFleur […]

Lady Dogs move to 2-0, win big over Kaplan

Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette
Kaily Breaux (23) scored 10 points to guide the Lady Dogs to their second win of 2015.

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor Despite 34 turnovers, the Jennings Lady Bulldogs used a balanced scoring attack and tough defense to force Kaplan into bad shots and secure a 49-19 win last night at the Lady Bulldog Basketball Tournament.

Welsh Museum Taste n’ Sell a growing success

Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard
The Friends of Welsh Museum received an outpouring of support, as the community gathered Thursday evening for the Third Annual Taste n’ Sell Fundraiser. Guests perused the displays of dishes while visiting and enjoying the sound of live Cajun.

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer WELSH – The Welsh Museum was the place to be Thursday night for the Third Annual Taste n’ Sell Friends of the Welsh Museum fundraiser.

A Family Feast

Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

Pre-k students at James Ward Elementary enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast with family members in the school’s gymnasium on Thursday. Students and guests were treated to a traditional meal including turkey, rice dressing and corn.

JDP football duo make parish history

Travis Etienne Jr.

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor It has been a banner year for running backs in Jeff Davis Parish, with three young men topping 1,500 yards this season, but following a 225-yard, 3-score performance against General Trass in the first round of the 2A non-select playoffs, Welsh senior Keshon Bell joined Jennings junior Travis […]

Blanchard, Robertson to wed

Morgan Marie Blanchard of Jennings and Shane Isaac Robertson of Westlake announce their plans to wed at 6 p.m. Saturday, December 19, 2015 at The Old Governor’s Mansion in Baton Rouge.

JES Food Drive

Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

Students at Jennings Elementary School have been collecting canned goods to help needy families for Thanksgiving meals. Students Martravin Sinegal (left) and Tanner Fontenot (right) drop off items at the school Wednesday morning.

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