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Mayor proclaims October as International Alpha Delta Kappa Month

Duhon is shown with Immediate Past President  of La. ,Diana LeBlanc (left), and President of Nu Chapter in Lake Charles, Linda LeBert-Corbello (right).

Jennings Mayor Terry Duhon signed a proclamation designating October a International Alpha Delta Kappa Month. Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world understanding. The purpose of the sorority is to give recognition to outstanding women educators and build fellowship among women in the field […]

LAHS celebrates

Students at Lake Arthur High School dressed as their favorite heroes and villains as part of homecoming week festivities.

Shooting Sports Club seeks members, volunteers

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Gun and bow sports are a way of life in Southwest Louisiana, and the growing numbers in Jeff Davis Parish 4-H Shooting Sports Club members reflect that lifestyle. Jeff Davis 4-H Program Assistant Tiffiany Cormier said as shooting sports are becoming more popular among youth, high schools have  begun forming shooting groups within the academic environment. […]

Rolls and rolls of fun

Jennings High School (JHS) homecoming festivities are officially underway, and the popular tradition of toilet papering fellow students’ homes is still going strong.

One-vehicle accident reported

No one was injured in a one vehicle crash on Lyons Road Monday afternoon. Troopers with Louisiana State Police (LSP) responded to the single-vehicle crash at 3:22 p.m. The driver lost control of the vehicle and landed in a canal.

Dragon Slayers: Dogs move to 3-0 with 28-9 win over DeRidder

Bryce Anthony turns up-field after receiving a punt early in the first quarter.

DERIDDER – It may not have been as attractive as the first two wins, but the Jennings Bulldogs moved their overall mark to 3-0 Friday night by firmly handling an up-start DeRidder Dragon ball club by a final of 28-9 from Cecil Doyle Memorial Stadium. The Maroon Wall came up big for the Dogs all […]

Rainy Rice Run

Despite the rain, area residents hit the road Saturday morning for the annual Rice Run, sponsored by Hathaway High FFA. Casey Villanueva took the overall male spot and dominated his 20-29 age division with a time of 19.32, while Tanya McKnight (30-39 division) was the top female runner, coming in at 23.51.

Look skyward: Stearman fly in to airport

The 36th annual End of the Season Stearman Fly-In Show will be held from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Jennings Airport. Admission is free.

The City of Jennings is preparing to host the 36th annual End of the Season Stearman Fly-In Show. Every year, on the first weekend of October, pilots fly in to the Jennings Airport to show off their unique aircraftsand participate in an air show. The event also gives the community the opportunity to experience these […]

Hands-on Lesson

Jennings Elementary fifth grader Marlin Lyons participated in a science class experiment about physical and chemical changes. The lesson was led by teacher Beth McCleery Thursday.

Accident reported

A vehicle overturned Friday morning on U.S. 90 east in Jennings. No further information was available as of press time.

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