JHS softball field renamed ‘Tom Precht Field’

The family of the late Tom Precht gathered at the Jennings High School softball field for a ceremony to rename the field. Precht fought to create the program at the school. Daily News photos by Erin Hargrave

02/28/2024 - 12:00am
Friends and family gathered on the Jennings High School softball infield Monday evening to pay tribute to the former City of Jennings Recreation Director and girls’ sports advocate, the late Tom Precht. JHS Principal Selena Gomes said it was an...


LA wins Tiger fight in opening round

Kaden Guidry Daily News photos by Tresa Timpa

02/28/2024 - 12:00am
LAKE ARTHUR — The Division IV bi-district playoff round was a battle of the Tigers as No. 13 seed Lake Arthur High faced off with No. 20 seed Montgomery High. The Lake Arthur Tigers held homecourt advantage hosting the contest Friday night at “Nooky...


Byron York
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Joe Biden is supposed to know something about legislating. After all, he spent 36 years in the U.S. Senate. He must have learned something in those decades. And yet Biden is the driving force behind one of the biggest Capitol Hill fiascos in years:...


02/28/2024 - 12:00am
Calendar Guidelines Items for Community Calendar must be submitted during regular weekday business hours at least two weeks prior to the day of the event. Events run in the order of their posted dates and ONLY AS SPACE ALLOWS. Events more than two...


Gwendolyn Humbarger
02/28/2024 - 12:00am
JENNINGS—Gwendolyn Faye Gore Humbarger passed away peacefully on Feb. 15, 2024, surrounded by her family, at the age of 74. Gwen graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a Bachelor’s Degree in English education, then later...

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