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JDRW members represent parish at state convention

The Louisiana Federation of Republican Women’s (LFRW) Biennial Convention was held from March 10-12 in Shreveport and included two members of the Jeff Davis Republican Women’s (JDRW) club, President Mary Landry and Vice President Judy Morgan. “I was very proud to be able to represent Jeff Davis Parish,” said Landry. “I have been living here […]

18-wheeler ruined by flames

New Iberia man charged in Roanoke theft

A New Iberia man was arrested after leaving a woman at a truck stop and driving away with her Lexapro prescription and  Mac Mini computer. According to Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s Office (JDSO) Chief Deputy Chris Ivey, on February 26, the victim reported she was riding in a vehicle with 28-year-old Daniel Stroder II, of […]

Intoxicated driver arrested after causing crash

A Breaux Bridge man was arrested after causing a second crash on Interstate 10 and attempting to flee the scene on foot. “Two crashes occurred on I-10, east of Hwy. 165 on Monday morning,” said Louisiana State Police (LSP) Sgt. James Anderson. “The trooper on the scene was already working one crash when a second […]

Fire destroys Gallup Street residence

No one was injured in a residential fire that destroyed a Gallup Street home in Jennings early Tuesday. “We received the call at approximately 12:55 a.m. regarding a fully involved structure fire,” explained Jennings Fire Chief Hulin Theriot. “Upon arrival, firefighters discovered the house located at 806 Gallup Street engulfed in flames.” Thankfully, the home […]

Let it go to voicemail

There was a time when people did not answer their cell phones if they could not recognize the number ringing in. Most people did this to avoid a conversation with someone they might not know well enough to have stored in their contacts or address book but now, ignoring that strange phone number has become […]

Charlene Curet Miller

Funeral services for Mrs. Charlene Curet Miller, 71, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 24, 2017, in Miguez Funeral Home, with Pastor Josh Belt officiating. Funeral home visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, March 23, and will continue from 8 a.m. Friday, March 24, until time of services. Mrs. Miller passed […]

Carol Ann Lavergne

It’s with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of Carol Ann Lavergne announces her passing from this life on March 21, 2017 at the age of 64.  Funeral services for Carol Ann Lavergne of Jennings will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Jennings on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at […]

Swinging into spring

All dogs go to Heaven (Vol. II)

I’m Just Sayin’ by Sheila Smith Yoda the rescued dog was adored by my sister, her husband and their three boys the minute they brought the then-eight-week-old pup home two years ago. Everything was a toy to him and every human a potential friend. He had the most adorable underbite that he used to inhale […]

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