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Let’s Work Together

Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

James Ward Elementary student Cassidy Durio and her mother Brittany Durio met with her teacher Kerry Solari at the school’s student-led parent teacher conferences on Thursday to discuss student progress.

Eighth charged in Talen robbery, murder

Steven Craig Oliver
Photo courtesy JDSO

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s (JDPSO) detectives arrested an eighth person on Thursday in connection to the armed robbery and first-degree murder of Charles Raymond Talen.

Crack, cash recovered by WPD

Randon Levi
Photo courtesy WPD

WELSH – Early Wednesday evening, Welsh Police Department (WPD) officers conducted a traffic stop for a minor violation at a local Circle R parking lot. As the driver exited his vehicle, the officer told him to get back in, according to Police Chief Marcus Crochet.

Almost There


Contract workers are busy putting the finishing touches on the new City Hall building located on the corner of Main and Market streets in downtown Jennings. The remodeling of the old All West Building was originally expected to be complete in January of this year, but due to delays, the anticipated opening has been pushed […]

On To The Next One!

Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Lacassine Lady Cardinal players Madyson Brasseaux (left) and Haley Cooley (right) celebrate the team’s 63-43 semifinal win over rival Fairview yesterday at Burton Coliseum to advance to the Class B state title game against Stanley. See today’s Sports (Pg. 9A for a full recap of the action. Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Stolen Talen safe recovered from canal

Photo courtesy JDSO

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s (JDPS) detectives, with the assistance of the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office (CPSO) Marine Division dive team, have been searching the drainage canals and waterways south of Jennings, near Hwy. 1126 and Lyons Road, for the past several days for a safe that was stolen from the home of Charles Raymond Talen.

OLI hosts social studies fair

Daily News photos by Kevin Bruchhaus

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer Students from Our Lady Immaculate’s (OLI) seventh grade classes recently participated in its annual social studies fair.

Preschoolers visit JHS for literacy field trip

Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer Preschool students from Jennings and Elton enjoyed a field trip Monday morning to the Jennings High School (JHS) Library to celebrate reading and literacy.

Seventh arrested in death of LA man

Roderick Cawthorne Sr.

Jeff Davis Parish (JDP) Sheriff Ivy Woods announced the recovery of 46 gold coins valued at over $50,000 and made an additional arrest in the robbery and homicide of Charles Raymond Talen.

HHS celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

Students of HHS Librarian Glenda Granger’s Library Club hosted a performance in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday for pre-k through second grade students. After a short skit, the younger students enjoyed a series of games and activities all following the theme of Dr. Seuss stories.
Daily News photo by Aubrey Broussard

By AUBREY BROUSSARD Daily News Staff Writer HATHAWAY – In honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday, Hathaway students held a celebration of his stories, games and activities.

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