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JDP Library renovations close to completion

Library administration staff are busy placing books back on the shelves as extensive renovations come to an end.
Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer The Jeff Davis Parish (JDP) Library renovations are finally nearing completion.

Bulldogs tame Bobcats, 31-14

The Jennings Bulldogs jumped out to a quick lead for the second week in a row and downed their second 4-A opponent in as many weeks. They shut out the Eunice Bobcats in the first half and came away with a convincing 31-14 victory.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By TOM PRECHT Daily News Sports Writer The Jennings Bulldogs jumped out to a quick lead for the second week in a row and downed their second 4-A opponent in as many weeks. They shut out the Eunice Bobcats in the first half and came away with a convincing 31-14 victory.

Landrieu’s Eligibility Questioned

Dear Editor, My wife inherited her parents’ house in Louisiana years before we retired and moved here. From the time of her inheritance she became a legal property owner in Louisiana while our residence was elsewhere. To the best of our knowledge, we had no right to vote in Louisiana and certainly not to run […]

Holly Beach is Filthy

Dear Editor, I’ve written several articles about litter and dead animals on our highways. Well, I had an opportunity to travel to the Cameron area this week. I hadn’t been there in a few years. What a shock it was upon arriving in Holly Beach to view the scenery there. The beach seemed to contain […]

Help us celebrate National 4-H Week

The national spotlight will soon shine on 4-H organizations and the accomplishments of its young members, volunteer leaders and supportive parents who make the 4-H mission possible. The Jennings Daily News would like its readers to help feature our local 4-H participants and their accomplishments, as well, by sharing their 4-H news with us. Local […]

Take a day to feel guilty

I’m Just Sayin’ by SHEILA SMITH I’m not sure we’re supposed to celebrate holidays at all. They always seem to have a dark side.  When you think “holiday,” you think of family, traveling, cookouts, shopping, time off – happy things, really, but there is always that other side of the coin: • Positive – “Happy […]

Myrna Oliver

LAKE ARTHUR – Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Myrna Oliver, 61, will be announced by Miguez Funeral Home of Lake Arthur. Mrs. Oliver died at 10:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in the Acadian Medical Center.

Training Day

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Several Jennings Police Department members gathered at the Burton J. LeBlanc Training Facility Thursday to get a few lessons in defensive tactics, which included techniques in overpowering and apprehending uncooperative suspects. Daily News photo by Sheila Smith

Picture This

An unknown visitor dropped off this family photo album to the RE-Market consignment shop on Elton Road in Jennings. The treasured album was returned to the family to which it belonged after being missing for a year.
Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

Local photographer stumbles upon vintage album By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer Local photographer and photo restorer Melanie Arthur received a surprise mystery delivery last week.

City removes more synthetic marijuana from streets

Cody Comeaux
Photo courtesy JPD

By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor City police are finding more synthetic marijuana on the streets of Jennings lately, according to Jennings Police Department (JPD) Deputy Chief Danny Semmes, who reported the department’s second notable drug arrest this week. 

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