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NEWS

Photo courtesy of JFD
Jennings Fire Department (JFD) Prevention Officer Hunter Crader stopped off at Jennings Elementary School this week in an effort to educate the students and promote awareness around fire prevention strategies.

10/14/2018 - 12:00am
Today’s home fires burn faster than ever. In a typical fire, one may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. The National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) has deemed October 7-13 as National Fire...

SPORTS

Daily News photo by Ethan Miller

10/14/2018 - 12:00am
The Elton Indians dropped their annual rivalry game with Basile in “The Battle of Bayou Nezpique” by a final of 49-20 Friday night. See Tuesday’s edition of Jennings Daily News for a full recap of the game highlights.

EDITORIAL

10/14/2018 - 12:00am
It smelled a bit like a morgue, shame to say. “Hematology and Oncology,” the sign read beside the doorway. It seemed that everyone was accompanied by someone in the waiting room. I was alone. I was afraid momentarily, unable to even think the “C”...

COMMUNITY

10/14/2018 - 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

10/14/2018 - 12:00am
Patrick James Baumery, 50, of Welsh passed away suddenly on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 4-8 p.m....