NEWS

Book Break
11/27/2021 - 5:00am
Fifteen-month-old Isla Rose sits down for story time. Isla was chosen as this year’s Jennings Daily News Santa Baby and will be featured in the daily countdown to Christmas. She is the daughter of Nick and Abigail Duthu of Crowley and the...

SPORTS

Doucet, Lady Dogs hammer Doyle, 58-26

Zy Etienne

11/27/2021 - 5:00am
The Jennings Lady Bulldogs put on a fireworks display this past weekend at the Hathaway High School Tournament by blasting the 2021 Class 2A runner-up Doyle Lady Tigers by a final of 58-26. Playing without senior star Jill Fontenot due to an injured...

EDITORIAL

Mental health should be a priority
11/27/2021 - 5:00am
The state of Louisiana ranks among the worst in the nation in mental health care parity rankings, however, state officials have yet to enforce a 2008 policy created to combat insurance discrimination against those with mental illness and substance...

COMMUNITY

KCs recognize top ticket salesmen
11/27/2021 - 5:00am
At the November meeting of Knights of Columbus Council 2012 from Our Lady Help of Christians (OLHC) Parish in Jennings, the top ticket salesmen and their wives from the council’s Oct. 24 barbecue fundraiser were recognized. The number of tickets...

OBITUARIES

Dorothy Hymel Fletcher
11/21/2021 - 12:00am
LAKE ARTHUR — Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Hymel Fletcher, 93, were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, in Miguez Funeral Home Chapel in Lake Arthur, with Rev. Craig Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeview Cemetery under the...