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  1. Acadiana crime blotter for Aug. 21, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Advocate

    ... for Sgt. Ricky Benoit, who was shot and wounded while responding to a domestic dispute, is set for Saturday at the Jennings Country Club. Benoit was responding to a domestic dispute on East South Street in Jennings on June 23 when he was shot. His ...

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  2. Refuge serves as safe haven for abandoned wildlifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Three baby squirrels were rescued and brought into the Jennings Animal Hospital Monday morning.

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  3. John Compton -- keeping rice production simpleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Delta Farm Press

    Jennings, La., farmer John Compton has doubled the size of his operation since he began farming in 2011 by keeping it simple, he says.

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  4. Trailer Fire Under InvestigationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    On Thursday evening, Jennings firefighters responded to a call regarding a trailer fire at 703 South Cutting Avenue.

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  5. Suspect pleads not guilty in police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A 30-year-old Jennings man accused of shooting a police officer in the neck has pleaded not guilty to charges in the June 23rd incident.

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  6. TRAFFIC: Overturned 18-wheeler on Interstate 10 near JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    According to Louisiana State Police, there is an overturned 18-wheeler on Interstate 10 westbound in between the Jennings and Egan exits.

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  7. Man accused in shooting of officer enters pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    A 30-year-old Jennings man accused of shooting a police officer in the neck has pleaded not guilty to charges in June 23 incident.

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  8. Suspect pleads not guilty to officer shootingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    George Lowdins pled not guilty Monday to the attempted murder of a Jennings police officer, and is now set to face trial on that charge on Jan. 26, 2015.

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  9. first day of school for team KeiserRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Tidus , Everett , Ayriahnna and Myles Keiser of Jennings had mixed feelings about kicking off their new school year at Jennings and Ward elementary schools, but proud poppa Dustin Keiser was all smiles and gave a quick thumbs-up before delivering the kids to school on their first day.

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  10. Funnel Cloud SpottedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Kristy Conner of Jennings spotted this funnel cloud near Mermentau Monday and snapped a quick photo.

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  11. Alexandria honored for energy programAlexandria honored for energy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | The Town Talk

    ... over 30,000 and to qualifying home-rule parish governments. "Our purchase of generating capacity in a plant in Jennings plus the installation of our fast-start (and therefore super-efficient) Wartsila technology here at D.G. Hunter Generating ...

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  12. LA woman arrested on drug possessionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Detectives with the Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff Office received an anonymous tip of a narcotics transaction that was taking place at the Budget Inn Motel in Jennings on Thursday.

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  13. Safest Cities in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Three Acadiana cities are ranked in the top ten safest places to live in Louisiana. Jennings, Scott, and Breaux Bridge are all on Movoto Real Estate Blog's Safest Cities in Louisiana. Based on the 2012 FBI Uniform Crime Report numbers in the ...

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  14. Elton teen brings patriotism to a new levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... flags in the school replaced. Many times, Kyler likes to visit at the Southwest Louisiana War Veterans Home in Jennings. He likes to talk with his buddy, Leroy Salsman from Lafayette.Salsman is veteran of World War 2 and served in Iran. He took to ...

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  15. Jennings woman accused in double shooting may face upgraded chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The 26-year-old Jennings woman accused in the June 6 double shooting in Welsh may be facing upgraded charges.

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  16. Wet Roads Cause I-10 CrashesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Traffic was backed up both ways on Interstate 10 Friday evening between the Jennings and Iota exits after rainfall caused a couple of accidents.

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  17. Smoke during traffic stop ends in fugitive's arrestRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A simple traffic stop on South Main Street early Friday morning led to the arrest of a long-lost fugitive, Leo Max Williams of Jennings.

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  18. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    ... of business ownership; making it legal; funding and cash management; and business plan basics. JD Bank, based in Jennings, has served southwest Louisiana for more than 65 years and offers full-service personal and business banking at 21 branches. ...

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  19. Questions about college football playoff difficult to answer | Ron HigginsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | NOLA.com

    ... Tigers report for pad-popping gives me cause to reflect on the three questions I was asked most in the off-season: Jennings, but as my old friend former Ole Miss and Southeastern Louisiana coach Billy Brewer always answered when asked which ...

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  20. Morning entertainment to walkers at the Oil and Gas parkRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Skip Fullilove plays his trumpet almost every morning for park walkers and visitors at the Louisiana Oil and Gas Park in Jennings.

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