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Lovenia C. Davis

Funeral services for Lovenia C. Davis, 84, who was called to her Heavenly Father on Sunday, August 24, 2014, were held at Matthews and Son Chapel. Services today, Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at 9:30 a.m. She was laid to rest in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation was held on Monday, August 25, 2014, from 1-8 p.m. and […]

Terry Allen Louviere

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family and friends of Terry Allen Louviere announce his passing from this life into the arms of angels on August 23, 2014, at the age of 46.  A Mass of Christian burial honoring Terry’s life will be held at St. Jules Catholic Church in Tee-Mamou, […]

JPD golf tournament a huge success

Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor The Jennings Police Department hosted a charity golf event and auction for Sgt. Rickey Benoit Saturday and Sunday at Jennings Country Club, raising $28,500 for the officer who was shot in the neck in June. 

War veteran a walking history book

David Pulver proudly displays his many military experiences and memories in his home.
Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer David Pulver, 96, is a walking history book with a lifetime of stories to tell – and he can still remember them all.

Arrest made during checkpoint

Christopher P. Istre

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, along with the assistance of Welsh police officers and Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s deputies, conducted a DWI checkpoint Friday night on Hwy 90, west of Jennings.  

Suspect charged in home invasion

Sebastion Hanks

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a complaint call at 10218 Martin Road in Roanoke on Sunday, Aug. 24, in reference to an alleged home invasion.

Welsh and Lake Arthur enjoy strong scrimmages

By PAT DESHOTEL Daily News Sports Writer ABBEVILLE – The Welsh Greyhounds and the Abbeville Wildcats scrimmaged here Friday night to get the 2014 gridiron season officially started. The battle was pretty even throughout the night, but the Hounds scored a late touchdown to edge the varsity of the hosts 14-7.

Litter Out of Control

Dear Editor, I’ve written, along with others, about the sight of litter on our highways, but I’ve seen no response or change in this sighting. We have animals that are lying dead on roads in our parishes that if the birds don’t get rid of them, they just decay for weeks. Bridges are covered with […]

Enjoy the silence

I’m Just Sayin’ by SHEILA SMITH I finally had to disconnect. After weeks of feeling like I was on 24-hour call, I logged onto my various social media sites and made a wonderful decision – to log out. Like most people today, I have chained myself to technology. Unfortunately, I threw away the key and […]

Terry Allen Louviere

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family and friends of Terry Allen Louviere announces his passing from this life into the arms of angels on August 23, 2014, at the age of 46.  A Mass of Christian burial honoring Terry’s life will be held at St. Jules Catholic Church in Tee-Mamou, […]

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