Jennings Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jennings, LA.

Results 1 - 20 of 275 in Jennings, LA

  1. Egan, Ada M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... EGAN, 93 LAKELAND - Mrs. Ada Egan passed away on April 13, 2015, in the Villa at the Estates at Carpenters. Born in Jennings, LA, on April 22, 1921, she met and married James F. Egan on Dec. 30, 1940, and relocated to Cleveland, OH. Ada and James ...

    Comment?

  2. Proposed city budget would ease burden on Utility FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Town Talk

    ... expensive to use than to buy power elsewhere. Officials said the city's purchase of Bayou Cove power plant in the Jennings area as part of AUSP has proven to be a success. The city bought the Bayou Cove natural gas-fired unit for about $27 million. ...

    Comment?

  3. Dardenne to make visit to JenningsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne will make a trip to Jennings on Thursday, May 7, as part of a statewide expedition celebrating National Tourism Week in the state of Louisiana.

    Comment?

  4. It's raining earthwormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Iol.co.za

    ... are thought to have been brought aloft by the wind, carried on leaves, and fallen down with the rain. In 2007, in Jennings, Louisiana, police department employee Eleanor Beal was crossing the street when clumps of worms fell from above. "When I saw ...

    Comment?

  5. Raining earthworms - biblical event hits NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... rain, reported Norway's NRK . Flying worms have been recorded before, including in Sweden in the 1920s. In 2007, in Jennings, Louisiana, police department employee Eleanor Beal was crossing the street when clumps of worms fell from above. "When I ...

    Comment?

  6. Welsh police department promotes Jennings native as Assistant ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    When Kristina Davy began working for the Welsh Police Department as a dispatcher, she never would have imagined that 20 years later she would reach the rank of assistant chief. "Twenty years ago, a friend of mine told me about the position available," Davy recalled Thursday.

    Comment?

  7. Jefferson Davis jurors hope cameras deter vandalism, dumpingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Jefferson Davis Parish police jurors are hoping new security cameras and signs will help deter illegal dumping and vandalism, just east of Jennings. Police Jury President Donald Woods tells the American Press the cameras were recently installed to monitor the park and help identify those responsible for damaging the park.

    Comment?

  8. Landry Jerome Ceasar Photo courtesy JPDRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A Jennings man was found with stolen and illegal weapons after the Jennings Police Department executed a no-knock search warrant at 123 Levi Street .

    Comment?

  9. Westlake hands Diamond Dogs 6-3 defeatRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    After a rain-soaked beginning of the week postponed Monday's district battle with Westlake , the Jennings Diamond Dogs took advantage of the astro turf at Sulphur's McMurry Park to get the key-district contest in. However, the Rams finished off their two-game district sweep of the Dogs by claiming a 6-3 win to create an even bigger logjam in the middle of the district 4-3A standings.

    Comment?

  10. Start Spreadina The NewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Jennings Daily News visited New York City last week. Contributing writer and columnist Glenetta Shuey took a trip to the Big Apple with family and friends and had this picture taken outside the Russian Tea Room on W. 57th Street with Max Gray, grandson of Cindy Breaux of Jennings.

    Comment?

  11. LAPD arrests man on multiple drug chargesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A Jennings man was placed under arrest in Lake Arthur Sunday night, April 12, after officers found he was in possession of marijuana as well as multiple drugs.

    Comment?

  12. Catch Cormier: A tale of two lakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... but no ice chest or cooler bag. I was on my way to Lake Charles for a meeting. On the route is Oil and Gas Park in Jennings. Over many years, the 11-acre lake in this park has provided many memorable catches. Hardness and total alkalinity are ...

    Comment?

  13. Mary Elizabeth Welch.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Three people were arrested on charges of burglary and theft, after police executed a search warrant at a residence in Welsh on Thursday. The Welsh Police Department and the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office performed the search warrant in the 100 block of Willard St. Arrested on charges of burglary and possession of stolen property were 31-year-old Mary Elizabeth Welch, of Jennings, and 23-year-old Dylan Fontenot, of Welsh.

    Comment?

  14. Mr. Melvin "Fruitman" StatenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Hearne Democrat

    Melvin Staten 70 of Jennings Louisiana and formally of Hearne passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in Jennings. Visitation was held on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Glenn Mack Funeral Home.

    Comment?

  15. Police: Shoplifter at Walmart in Jennings stole $370 worth of merchandiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Detectives with the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a complaint of suspicious activity at the Walmart in Jennings on Wednesday. Upon arriving at the store, detectives observed a white male subject peeking into the windows of several vehicles in the parking lot.

    Comment?

  16. Two arrested after incident at bar leads to vehicle damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... with the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a complaint of suspicious activity at the Walmart in Jennings on Wednesday. Detectives with the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a complaint of suspicious activity at ...

    Comment?

  17. Fishina with my brotherRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Brothers Braiden Mire, 7, and Colton Mire, 3, of Hathaway enjoyed their spring break by doing a little fishing at the Louisiana Oil and Gas Park in Jennings. Braiden and Colton are the sons of Derrick and Ashley Mire.

    Comment?

  18. Turn It Up Tuesdays' plans lineup for springRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Jeff Davis Arts Council , in conjunction with sponsors Joy Lebleu and the City of Jennings, will continue its six-week concert series known as "Turn it up Tuesdays."

    Comment?

  19. L.A.'s Trahan, Jennings' Williams take first in WelshRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Junior runners Ivondre Williams of Jennings and Ashlyn Trahan of Lake Arthur swept their respective events yesterday at the Greyhound Relays in Welsh yesterday. Williams captured first in the boys' 1600-meter run, while Trahan took gold in both the girls' 3200-meter and 1600-meter run.

    Comment?

  20. Jennings man charged with unauthorized entryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office (JDSO) received a complaint Wednesday night of a man attempting to enter a home on La. 26. For the complete story and more local news, please subscribe to Jennings Daily News by clicking subscribe or by calling 337-824-3011.

    Comment?

Jennings Job Listings
View or post Jennings job listings on Topix.
Jennings Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Jennings from Topix.
Jennings Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Jennings on Topix.