NEWS

06/23/2021 - 5:00am
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana intends to spend $180 million over three years on grants to telecommunication firms that construct broadband internet infrastructure in underserved communities, hoping to lessen a technology gap exacerbated by the...

SPORTS

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06/23/2021 - 5:00am
EUGENE, Ore. – Former LSU sprinter Michael Cherry earned a spot on Team USA’s Olympic squad in the 400 meters on Sunday evening at Hayward Field. This will be Cherry’s Olympic debut when he suits up for the United States later this summer in Tokyo....

EDITORIAL

06/23/2021 - 5:00am
Jeff Davis Parish Police Jury is holding a public hearing today at 5 p.m. to gather views on the housing and community development needs of the parish. A Community Development Block Grant (LCDBG) application will be considered for the fiscal year...

COMMUNITY

06/23/2021 - 5:00am
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

Galen James Sonnier
06/23/2021 - 5:00am
Funeral services for Mr. Galen James Sonnier, 44, of Eunice will be held today, Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at 10 a.m., with Pastor Joey Reed officiating. Visitation was held Tuesday, June 22, 2021, from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and will resume today,...