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NEWS

05/27/2020 - 5:00am
BALTIMORE (AP) — President Donald Trump honored America’s war dead in back-to-back Memorial Day appearances colored by an epic struggle off the battlefield, against the coronavirus. Eager to demonstrate national revival from the pandemic, Trump...

SPORTS

05/22/2020 - 12:00am
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates are trimming payroll while they await word on the fate of the Major League Baseball season. The Cubs are instituting pay cuts because of the coronavirus pandemic, but there will be no furloughs...

EDITORIAL

05/27/2020 - 5:00am
Hurricane season officially begin on Monday, June 1. There are several things you can do to prepare. First off, check your insurance coverage. Homeowner’s and renter’s insurance policies may not cover wind and water damage caused by hurricanes. Keep...

COMMUNITY

Reeves, Eason to wed

Anthony William Eason and Daphne Paige Reeves

05/23/2020 - 5:00am
Daphne Paige Reeves of Welsh and Anthony William Eason of Evangeline announce their plans to wed Aug. 8, 2020. The bride-elect is the daughter of Tessa and Ryan Frederick and Dustin and Keegan Reeves, all of Welsh. The prospective groom is the son...

OBITUARIES

Judy Ann Conner Istre
05/27/2020 - 5:00am
LAKE ARTHUR - The family and friends of Judy Istre are mourning the loss of their loved one who was called from this life on May 22, 2020, at the age of 78. Funeral services for Judy Ann Conner Istre were held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home Chapel...