NEWS

02/26/2021 - 5:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week in a sign that layoffs may have eased, though applications for aid remain at a historically high level. Jobless claims declined by 111,000 from the...

SPORTS

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02/26/2021 - 5:00am
The Jennings Bulldogs kicked off the 2021 baseball season with a bang Tuesday night, using Ian Mullen’s gem on the mound to top Eunice by a score of 4-0. The senior right-hander allowed only a single hit in the seventh inning, but struck out a...

EDITORIAL

02/26/2021 - 5:00am
Lazy, addicted or crazy — these are unfortunately some ways people describe those who are homeless. The facts behind why homelessness is such an issue are worth considering before one casts judgment on those living on the streets. According to the...

COMMUNITY

02/25/2021 - 5:00am
NEW YORK (AP) — In November, Paula Mont did something new: The 86-year-old, who hasn’t left her New Jersey senior living community in nearly a year, went shopping — online. Mont used an iPad, equipped with a stylus to help her shaky hands, to buy a...

OBITUARIES

Marcus ‘Tiger’ Dean Teague
02/26/2021 - 5:00am
LAKE ARTHUR - The family and friends of Marcus Dean Teague are mourning the loss of their loved one who was called from this life on Feb. at the of 100. Visitation, at the request of the family, will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Lake...