NEWS

07/23/2021 - 5:00am
BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) — A Louisiana city is putting the brakes on new vehicle purchases after the purchase of a $77,000 vehicle for its new mayor. The Bossier City Council this week adopted a resolution that places a moratorium on vehicle purchases...

SPORTS

Kevin’s legacy will live on
07/23/2021 - 5:00am
The Jeff Davis Parish community is mourning the loss of one of its own today — District Attorney Kevin Millican. A thoughtful, kind and compassionate man, he had a loving heart and gentle soul. I met Kevin when he was one of my fifth grade students...

EDITORIAL

07/23/2021 - 5:00am
The Jennings Daily News honors the life and legacy of Jeff Davis Parish District Attorney Kevin Millican after his untimely passing on July 21. Millican was sworn in as DA in January after running without opposition in 2020. He was tirelessly...

COMMUNITY

07/23/2021 - 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

Vernice Prather
07/23/2021 - 5:00am
Funeral services for Miss Vernice Prather were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 22, 2021, in Miguez Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Roy Platt officiating. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. and continue until time of service at 2 p.m. Burial was in...