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NEWS

08/21/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan said Sunday that he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials’ security clearances. Speaking on NBC’s “Meet the...

SPORTS

08/21/2018 - 12:00am
LAKE CHARLES - The Jennings Bulldogs travelled down I-10 Thursday and took part in their annual preseason, controlled scrimmage with the always talented Barbe Buccaneers. The high-powered 5A Bucs offense was able to put up 3 scores on a young...

EDITORIAL

08/19/2018 - 12:00am
Following recent reports that a dog had to be rescued from a hot car in Lafayette, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is issuing an urgent warning about the importance of never leaving animals in hot vehicles. Already this year,...

COMMUNITY

08/21/2018 - 12:00am
by SUSAN LINCOLN “Iheard you in there laughing with your daughter,” said a 10-year-old voice on a bicycle. “Were you having a party?” She scrunched her nose in confusion when I replied, chuckling, “No, we’re not having a party.” Then she asked her...

OBITUARIES

08/21/2018 - 12:00am
Funeral services for Amadia Broussard, 100, of Lake Arthur will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Jennings on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, at 9 a.m., with Father Charles McMillin officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be held...