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In Your Honor


   Jennings American Legion Hospital staff gathered Wednesday afternoon, donning pink shirts and hats, waving pink flags and holding pink balloons, to form a “pink ribbon” around the flagpole in the JALH parking lot in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The balloons were released into the air in honor of survivors and to the […]

Tips lead to arrest of hit and run driver

Todd Ryan Myers
Photo courtesy LSP

An Iowa man has been arrested in connection with a hit and run reported Monday.

A Is For Awesome

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   To celebrate their hard-earned A for the 2013-2014 school year, several Hathaway High teachers and staff members gathered on the campus and posed for a photo. This is the second year in a row that the Hornets receive such a high grade from the Louisiana Department of Education. Submitted photo

L.A. ready to beat themselves

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE ARTHUR – Lake Arthur head coach Mark Deshotel chuckled at the comparison, but he could not deny the similarities were uncanny.

Happy birthday, son

The Way I See It by DON WEST It was around 8 p.m. on this date 41 years ago that my son, Matt, was born. Wow! Has it been that long? Funny how time slips away and I sometimes struggle to remember names or put names with faces. Funny how I can go to the […]

Survey: Harassment a common part of life

A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. The first-of-its-kind report by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the Internet have witnessed online harassment. Forty percent have experienced it themselves. The types of harassment Pew asked […]

Carrie B. Ardoin

Carrie B. Ardoin, 91, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in a Jennings hospital. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church. Visitation will be held today, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, from 4-9 p.m. at Hixson Funeral Home […]

City prepares for Jennings Alive

Jennings Alive offers a full day of shopping, entertainment, food and fun on Main Street.
Daily News file photo

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer The City of Jennings and the Jeff Davis Arts Council will team up this Saturday, Oct. 25 to present the 34th annual Jennings Alive Arts and Crafts Festival.  The event will take place from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on historic North Main Street in Jennings.

Public asked to help ID hit and run suspect

This suspect drove away from a hit and run accident in Lacassine Monday and police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying him.

By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor Police are looking for the driver of a hit-and-run accident that occurred in Lacassine on Monday, Oct. 20, and the public is being asked for its assistance in identifying the suspect.

Innocent Until Proven Guilty


   Looks can be deceiving. Although Piper, the 12-week-old chocolate lab of Tabby and Tboy Hanks of Lake Arthur, uses her puppy dog eyes to prove her innocence – this picture of her sneaking into her dog food proves otherwise. To submit your favorite feature photo for possible publication in the Jennings Daily News, email […]

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