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The NED Show comes to JWES

Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

The NED Show has been presented at the White House in Washington, D.C., in all 50 states, and around the world in Canada, England, Scotland, New  Zealand and Australia, and last week, to the students of James Ward Elementary School. The show focuses on teaching youth to recognize the champion in every kid, by revealing […]

Burglary leads to prostitution charge

Ebony Renee Stewart

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer A Jennings woman caught burglarizing a home was charged with prostitution after attempting to seduce her disabled male victim.

Deputy saves crash victim


FENTON – One woman is alive today thanks to the quick actions of a Jeff Davis Sheriff’s (JDSO) deputy Saturday morning.

Baseball’s in the Air


With the start of the high school baseball season only two weeks away, members of the Lake Arthur Tigers sharpened their skills on the diamond Wednesday afternoon. The Tigers open their season on February 25 at home against Bell City. Check today’s Sports pages for a preview on the LAHS baseball and softball teams.

Man blunt about drug possession

Antoine Theodore Ellison

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer A Florida man was arrested at a local inn when he told officials he was smoking a blunt with a friend.

Hearts in Hands

Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

The Lake Arthur Library hosted a Valentine’s Day card arts and craft session this week. Participants sat down with various patterned card stock, hearts and stamps to create a hand made, heart warming, Valentine gift for a loved one.

Lil’ Dog

Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Even the smallest fans make all the difference, as a local toddler helped cheer on the Jennings Bulldogs basketball team to a big win over Westlake last Friday night.

Fourth suspect arrested in homicide

Lance James Wilson

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer A suspect involved in the homicide of Trey Gant was discovered and apprehended in Calcasieu Parish Tuesday afternoon.

Two arrested in unrelated domestic cases

Michael A. Chapman

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer Two men were arrested this past weekend on separate, unrelated domestic abuse charges.

Mardi Gras weekend a community success

The City of Jennings turned purple, green and gold Saturday for its annual Mardi Gras  festivities, which included the Squeezebox Shootout, parade, food booths, live music and more.

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer As the Mardi Gras weekend festivities come to an end, local agencies were pleased to report, from a law enforcement stand point, a fairly crime-free, family-friendly weekend.

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