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NEWS

07/18/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unbowed by the broad condemnation of his extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump declared Tuesday that his summit in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin went “even better” than his meeting...

SPORTS

07/18/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698. It...

EDITORIAL

07/18/2018 - 12:00am
Every two seconds, someone somewhere needs blood. According to Lifeshare Blood Centers, one out of every seven people who enter the hospital will need blood. That person may be you, your loved one, friend or coworker. In fact, in the short time it...

COMMUNITY

07/18/2018 - 12:00am
Cooking food over an open flame tends to produce unique flavors. But some people may avoid grilling certain foods because of the perceived difficulty of creating that distinctive grilled flavor. One such food is chicken. Some people have difficulty...

OBITUARIES

07/18/2018 - 12:00am
Funeral services for Judith Ann Myers Dufrene Griner, 62, of Jennings, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 18 at Bethel Baptist Church in Jennings with Reverend Mickey Istre officiating.   Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Jennings under...