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NEWS

06/25/2019 - 12:00am
The state budget for the fiscal year 2019-2020 has passed and the Council on Aging (COA) will receive an increase in state funding. “The governor’s office called to invite us to witness the signing of this bill,” said COA Director Helen Langley. “...

SPORTS

06/25/2019 - 12:00am
KAPLAN – The Jennings 12u Softball All-Stars notched a fourth-place finish at the PONY Section Tournament held at multiple sites around the Vermillion Parish area over the weekend. Fourteen teams from throughout South Louisiana competed at the three...

EDITORIAL

06/23/2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Veterans Affairs predicts that by 2020, women veterans will make up about 11 percent of the veteran population. On Wednesday, June 12, a proclamation declared this date as Louisiana Women Veterans Day. Today, there are over 214,000...

COMMUNITY

06/25/2019 - 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...

OBITUARIES

06/25/2019 - 12:00am
LAKE ARTHUR - Funeral services for Carol Ann Hebert, 65, of Lake Arthur will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at 3 p.m., with Reverend Charles McMillin officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home...