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It’s a Twin Thing

ELTON – As identical twins Jamaica and Jameica James walk into a conference room at Elton High School for an interview with Jennings Daily News, it’s no surprise that when the recorder turns on and questions start flying around, the girls decide to answer everything as they do everything else- as a duo. The twins […]

Library hosts R&R class

LSU AgCenter releases Livestock Show results

The LSU AgCenter announced the winners of the 2017 Jeff Davis Parish Livestock Show, followed by the livestock sale. The Livestock Show was held from Sunday, Jan. 15, through Tuesday, Jan. 17, at the Jeff Davis Parish (JDP) Fairgrounds in Jennings. An awards banquet and sale were held at the JDP Multi Purpose Building on […]

An afternoon in the park with grandma

Alligator abode

Reptiles residing at the Gator Chateau inside the Louisiana Oil and Gas Park will be moving into a new, 4,800 square-foot home this year. Jeff Davis Parish Tourist Commission Marketing Director Dione Sabelhaus said the two-room, climate controlled facility will provide a much larger home for the gators (and Pierre, the turtle), as well as […]

It’s a dog’s life

Livestock show

Because of Faith: NICU mom creates support group

Mothers of premature and sometimes critically ill infants understand how difficult it can be to leave a child alone in a hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for any extended period of time, no matter how necessary it is. After having five children, Kayla and Jason Berken, of Thornwell, thought they were prepared for anything […]

Sharing the Blessings

Sharing the blessings

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