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EARLY SEASON WAR: No. 7 Dogs head to Iowa for showdown with No. 1 Jackets

IOWA – Last season the undefeated Jennings Bulldogs made the short trek down Interstate-10 to battle the Iowa Yellow Jackets for the district 4-3A crown in Week 10. In 2017, the affair won’t have to wait so long to take place. The two top-10 rivals are both set to open district play Friday night when […]

LAHS Celebrates Homecoming Week

Jennings Lions Club Triathlon winners announced

The Jennings Lions Club held its eighth annual triathlon and was met with a banner turnout. The triathlon began at 8 a.m. at The Health and Fitness Center of Jeff Davis Parish on Sunday, Sept. 17, and welcomed approximately 50 participants from all over southwest Louisiana, including three from Ainsley’s Angels of America, a non-profit […]

JES hosts open house

JPD shuts down illegal gambling, drug operation

After a one-month investigation, the Jennings Police Department (JPD) uncovered an illegal gambling and drug operation, which led to one arrest as well as the discovery of weapons, marijuana and cocaine. During the month of August, JPD began receiving complaints of an active gambling operation located at a structure at the address of 107 Sumner […]

TOTAL DOMINATION: Guillory, Rambin impressive in Dogs’ 41-3 win over Lake Arthur

IOTA – The Iota Bulldogs scored two touchdowns in each of the first three periods here last night to run away with a 41-3 win over the visiting Lake Arthur Tigers in a non-district battle. Senior halfback Kaleb Guillory rushed for 292 yards on just 18 carries and added four touchdowns for his night’s work. […]

WINING & DINING: Welsh Museum hosts Annual Prairie Supper Fundraiser

Officials: Mosquito population declining

ry meeting, Jeff Davis Parish Mosquito Abatement District Director Robert Tonn and Assistant Director Heath Deese approached the jury to discuss how the recent increase in rain affected the local mosquito population, as well as how the district is managing that increase. “The past two weeks have been very busy,” said Tonn. “But now, we’ve […]

ONE OF THE ELITE: Hargrave inducted into LAHS Athletic Hall of Fame

LAKE ARTHUR – Humble, hard-working, dedicated and a great role model. These are just a few of the words used to describe recent Lake Arthur High School (LAHS) Athletic Hall of Fame inductee Trent Hargrave. The school formally introduced Hargrave into its athletic fraternity last Friday night at the Tigers’ 2017 football opener against Pickering […]


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