TOP HEADLINES

NEWS

03/19/2019 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Patience. A focus on incoming economic data. And no interest rate hikes likely soon. The message the Federal Reserve is poised to send when its latest policy meeting ends this week is a soothing one. It reflects an abrupt shift in...

SPORTS

03/19/2019 - 12:00am
LEROY - Kole Myers proved to be a thorn in the side of reigning Class 3A state runnerup Iota Saturday in Jennings’ showdown with the Bulldogs in their third and final game of the North Vermilion Tournament. Myers baffled the Bulldogs on the mound by...

EDITORIAL

03/17/2019 - 12:00am
Reader shares views Dear Editor, Trump takes innocent immigrant children from their mothers and Trump followers say, “That’s OK.” Trump says there are good people on both sides of the KKK and others who are against hatred. Trump followers say, “That...

COMMUNITY

Daily News photos by Stacey Fontenot

03/19/2019 - 12:00am
As part of their St. Patrick’s Day celebration, residents of the Southwest Louisiana Veterans Home were treated to fried fish with all the trimmings, barbecued burgers and hot dogs. The event was sponsored by Wal-Mart, whose volunteers cooked and...

OBITUARIES

03/19/2019 - 12:00am
Funeral services for Gerald Smith, 77, of Jennings will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Jennings today, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at 10 a.m., with Father Charles McMillin officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be held at the...