NEWS

04/22/2018 - 12:00am
The Jeff Davis Parish School Board restored five positions to its school system at a Thursday meeting. Administrative assistant positions for Katie Maggio from Elton Elementary, Tanya Bujol from Hathaway High School and Sherri Lacoste from Jennings...

SPORTS

04/22/2018 - 12:00am
LAKE CHARLES – The Jennings High School Tennis Team turned in an outstanding performance at the LHSAA Regional Tennis Tournament and will send 7 athletes on to the state tournament held in Monroe beginning next week in Monroe. In fact, the JHS...

EDITORIAL

04/22/2018 - 12:00am
Television series often depict story lines in which a character is the victim of sexual assault. It’s not unusual to see reallife headlines about accusations of assault or the arrested of a suspected rapist, but those stories are not as plentiful as...

COMMUNITY

Children from across the area have traveled to Jennings as part of field trips held by the Jeff Davis Tourist Commission. During their time here, students met with a local crawfish farmer and helped sack crawfish at the I-10 Crawfish Co-op.

04/20/2018 - 12:00am

OBITUARIES

04/20/2018 - 12:00am
Funeral services for Duane “Shug” Drake, 42, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Semien-Lewis Mortuary church chapel, with Rev. Kimberely Richard officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until time of service in the chapel....