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Ca C’est Bon, Sha!


Hathaway students in Cindy Cart and Jennifer Howell’s kindergarten classes celebrated Cajun Day Friday. The students were treated to a day of Cajun cuisine that included a buffet of Cajun dishes and even boiled crawfish. The classrooms were decorated in a Cajun theme as items, memorabilia and books adorned the walls and shelves. A trio […]

Altercation leads to gunfire, attempted murder charges

Troy Clark
Photo courtesy JPD

By SHEILA SMITH Managing Editor A Jennings man is facing two counts of attempted first-degree murder after an altercation led to gunfire, injuring one.

Area youth participate in classic play

The Man who came to Diner

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer The Jeff Davis Arts Council Children Theatre presents A Chip Off the Old Block Production of “The Man Who Came to Dinner.”

JFD Receives Tour of New City Hall


Jennings Fire Department (JFD) Chief Hulin Theriot led the full-time, auxiliary and junior members of the JFD on a tour of the new City Hall Thursday. The building lay out, areas of higher safety concern and the locations of mechanical, sprinkler and phone systems were all areas the firefighters were familiarized with. Daily News photo […]

Morrish addresses Common Core, other issues

Senator Dan “Blade” Morrish and Jennings Mayor Terry Duhon discuss some issues before the Kiwanis Club meeting on Wednesday. Morrish addressed Kiwanis members on the coming legislative session and other topics affecting the state.
Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer After speaking to members of the public at the Chamber of Commerce breakfast forum on Tuesday, Senator Dan “Blade” Morrish made a stop in Jennings on Wednesday to address the Kiwanis Club at their weekly luncheon.

Horsing Around


Seven-year old Josie Bruchhaus takes time to make friends with her new two day-old filly she named Hope. Josie is the daughter of Kevin Bruchhaus and granddaughter of Bryan and Terese Bruchhaus. Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

LA woman arrested

Autumn Mae Swire
Photo courtesy JDSO

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Lake Arthur woman for her participation in the burglary of a vehicle and the sale of stolen goods to an individual in Abbeville.

A Shot at State!

Midland Picture

Midland senior Devin Gautreaux (10) goes up for two points in the Rebels’ 67-50 semi-final win over No. 1 Florien yesterday at Burton Coliseum. See today’s Sports, page 7, for a recap and more pictures. Daily News photo by Marcus Lemoine

Practice Makes Perfect


Members of the Jennings High School (JHS) tennis team were busy practicing their backhand swings at after-school practice on Monday afternoon. Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

OLI students receive unique art lesson

First and second grade OLI students recently worked on a special art project using only recycled materials.
Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer The first and second grade students of OLI received a special guest Tuesday morning.

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