11/20/2018 - 12:00am
While holiday shoppers anticipate the upcoming department sales for Black Friday, consumers are reminded to keep small businesses in Jeff Davis Parish in mind while looking for the perfect Christmas gift this year. Small Business Saturday is a day...


Daily News photos by Debra Sexton

11/20/2018 - 12:00am
BAKER – For the better part of three quarters, the Baker Buffaloes looked primed to pull off possibly the biggest upset in the Class 3A playoffs Friday when they played host to top-seed Iota. The No. 17-seeded Buffaloes took an 8-7 advantage after...


11/18/2018 - 12:00am
Christmas often sees non-profit groups, churches, schools and businesses collecting toys for children from underprivileged families. Such drives are, without a doubt, a compassionate project that brings a little joy to local youth. However, some...


11/20/2018 - 12:00am
Our Lady Immaculate (OLI) students celebrated Thanksgiving at school on Friday. The pre-K3 class enjoyed coloring activities and the “Turkey Freeze” before eating. Pre-K4 students were served a Thanksgiving feast.


11/15/2018 - 12:00am
The family and friends of Floyd Vincent LaFleur are mourning the loss of their loved one who was called from this life at the age of 83 on Nov. 13, 2018, at 7:20 p.m., surrounded by his loving family. A Mass of Christian Burial for Floyd LaFleur...