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  1. Suspect sought for cocaine possessionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Joshua Levi, 32, of South Doyle Street in Jennings and police are asking for the public's assistance in locating the alleged drug dealer.

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  2. Celebration of Life service planned for LPSS employee killed in Moss Street crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A Celebration of Life Service for Carol Ann Richard, 66, who died on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 in Lafayette, Louisiana, will be held on Friday, February 20, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM at her daughter's residence in Lafayette. Graveside Inurnment Services will be held on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 1:00 PM in Greenwood Cemetery, located on Evangeline Highway/Robert Avenue in Jennings, Louisiana.

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  3. Daily News photo by Dylan BrossetteRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Jennings senior point guard Draylan Perkins scored 27 points and Travis Etienne Jr. tallied 15 points of his own to lead the Jennings Bulldogs over the visiting South Beauregard Golden Knights on senior night yesterday in Gaudet Gym 59-58.

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  4. 10th annual Squeezebox Shootout Cajun Accordion Championship sells out Strand Theatre in JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Guests filled up every seat in the Strand Theatre in downtown Jennings Saturday afternoon for the 10th Annual Squeezebox Shootout Cajun Accordion Championship. More than 400 guests from surrounding areas came to hear contestants from all over Louisiana compete in what's become a Jennings tradition.

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  5. Robbins Propels Cajuns To 8-2 Victory Over UTSARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... debut limiting the Roadrunners to one unearned run on five hits in 5.0 innings to pick up his first career win. The Jennings, La., native struck out seven and didn't surrender a free pass in the contest. UTSA starter Nolan Trabanino was handed his ...

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  6. Joe Robbins propels Louisiana-Lafayette to 8-2 victory over UTSARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Times-Picayune

    ... debut limiting the Roadrunners to one unearned run on five hits in 5.0 innings to pick up his first career win. The Jennings, La., native struck out seven and didn't surrender a free pass in the contest. UTSA starter Nolan Trabanino was handed his ...

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  7. Friday night Madri GrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... Parade Lake Fausse Pointe State Park, 5400 Levee Rd, St. Martinville 888-677-7200, www.lastateparks.com February 14 Jennings Mardi Gras Festival & Parade Founder's Park, Main St., Jennings 337-821-5532, www.cityofjennings.com/events February 15 ...

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  8. Pro-active patrol, community effort result in drug arrestsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    City police seized cocaine and other illegal narcotics during multiple traffic stops Thursday, as local police continue to combat drug use in Jennings.

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  9. Ala. metal galvanizing firm looks to capitalize on La. industrial...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    With hopes of capitalizing on Louisiana's burgeoning industrial boom, a Birmingham, Alabama-based firm will invest $9.75 million to build its first metal galvanizing plant in the state, company officials and Gov. Bobby Jindal announced this afternoon. Metalplate Galvanizing plans to construct the 50,000-square-foot facility in Jennings, a city of roughly 10,000 residents in Jefferson Davis Parish, where company officials and Jindal today touted the investment and the 104 new direct jobs it is expected to create.

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  10. Metal galvanizing plant to open in Jennings, adding 104 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    State officials say a new plant specializing in galvanizing metal is opening in Jennings and it will employ 104 workers. On Thursday, Gov. Bobby Jindal made the announcement about the $9.7 million capital investment in the 50,000-squre-foot plant by Metalplate Galvanizing, a Birmingham, Alabama-based company.

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  11. Galvanizing company plans $9.75 million plant in JenningsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Advocate

    ... operates six plants across the South. The plants dip metal in a zinc coating to prevent corrosion. By adding the Jennings location, the company said it will be able to increase the volume of galvanized metals and better support new and existing ...

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  12. Just A SwinginaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Colston Melton, 2, and his grandmother Tammy Brantley, both of Jennings, enjoyed the beautiful weather Wednesday while playing on the swing set at the Louisiana Oil and Gas Park. Melton is the son of Chris Melton and Lacie Kershaw, both of Jennings.

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  13. Courtesy the Jeff Davis Sheriff's Office -- Ashlin GuidryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Jeff Davis Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a 24-year-old woman accused of burglarizing a home and unauthorized use of an access card. Deputies booked Ashlin Elizabeth Guidry, of Jennings, into the Jeff Davis Parish Jail early Wednesday on counts of simple burglary and theft, Cmdr.

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  14. Hicks arrested for crack stashed in coffee potRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Thanks to the watchful eye of the local Neighborhood Watch Program in Jennings, a 26-year-old resident of Florence Street saw her drug manufacturing operation shut down by city police.

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    Saturday Jan 31 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Jennings youth recently returned from a trip to Washington, D.C., where they joined the pro-life March for Life on Jan. 22. That day marks the 1973 anniversary of the date the Supreme Court legalized abortion via cases Roe v. Wade and Doe v.

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  16. Jennings drops pair at South BeauRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Jennings Bulldogs entered Friday night's contest with South Beauregard on a two-game skid following a 2-0 start in district, but could not overcome the Golden Knights, falling 73-65.

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  17. Charges upgraded in missing pregnant woman case after remains foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... war clash not very well known.Yet , local Sons of Confederates remember both Union and Confede... The jury found a Jennings woman charged with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder guilty of a lesser charge, negligent homicide. The ...

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  18. Questions arise whether Civil War graves near LNG projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... war clash not very well known.Yet , local Sons of Confederates remember both Union and Confede... The jury found a Jennings woman charged with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder guilty of a lesser charge, negligent homicide. The ...

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  19. Rosalyn Faith Breaux.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The trial of the Jennings woman accused in a fatal shooting at a Welsh home in June 2014 is winding down. Rosalyn Faith Breaux, 27, is facing charges of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder.

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  20. Jennings to host 10th Annual Squeezebox ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The 10th Annual Cajun Squeezebox Shootout Accordion Championship will be held Feb. 14 at the Strand Theatre in Jennings. Doors open at 10:30 a.m., with the competition beginning at 11 a.m. Admission is $7 for general admission and $5 for seniors ages 60 and up.

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