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  1. Coloring Contest Winner AnnouncedRead the original story

    15 hrs ago |

    William Sonnier, 8, of Jennings, was the winner of the Jennings Daily News' annual Easter Coloring Contest.


  2. Daily News photo by Margaret SonnierRead the original story

    Friday |

    Jennings took on league-mates Iota, Iowa, South Beau, St. Louis and Westlake Tuesday, April 14 in the outdoor district track meet at Iowa, qualifying multiple athletes for regional competition at Westlake on April 30. The top four athletes in each event advance to the regional round, with fifth place serving as alternate.


  3. Emerging playwright is hometown girlRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 |

    Chelsea Marcantel-Polaski, a playwright living in Virginia, once called Jennings her home.


  4. Lake Arthur's Bank Hotel is becoming tourist destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... in the 1800s," said Bobby. "These were the cypress posts on the garage and this was the flooring. We had a guy from Jennings come in and built this." "We want to revive the downtown area," said Bertrand. "We are working on our beautiful park ...


  5. Jeanne 4Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 |

    South Louisiana native Jeanne Lyons, daughter of Michelle and Jimmy Lyons of Jennings, grew up coveting the glossy pages of her mother's magazines and covered her bedroom walls with styled spreads from her favorite publications.


  6. egg dropRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 |

    It's going to be raining Easter eggs in Jennings next Saturday, April 19, and area children and their parents are invited to participate in the event that'll drop more than 30,000 plastic eggs from a helicopter.


  7. $400,000 Bond Set for Teen in Detroit Mob AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... right-hander Aaron Nola set a career high with 13 strikeouts in seven innings Friday night as eighth-ranked... JENNINGS, La. (AP) - The City Council is moving ahead with plans to name the city's new police training facility in honor... A Nevada ...


  8. Jennings to name center for slain officerRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... a national guard armory for officer Burton J. LeBlanc came from Police Chief Todd D'Albor. Also killed were retired Jennings Police Capt. and Deputy State Fire Marshal Kenny Guidry, 48, and his 32-year-old wife, Christine. Two other officers were ...


  9. ab-left behindRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 |

    Fourteen baby wood ducks jumped from their nest inside a wood duck box at the home of Dr. Michael and Aimee Benoit in Jennings.


  10. Lady Dogs take down Iowa on senior nightRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 |

    The Jennings baseball and softball teams took on Iowa and split a pair of games.


  11. Wreck ReportedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 |

    A two-vehicle accident occurred this morning on the corner of Fifth and Sherman streets in Jennings.


  12. JHS tennis ready for regionalsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 |

    The Jennings High School tennis team will face two more opponents before beginning their road to regionals, with Regional competition scheduled to begin for 3A teams during spring break, from April 21-25.


  13. Number of tainted Del. drug cases now at 63Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Town Talk

    ... state police agencies "to understand the full scope of the irregularities" at the drug lab. State Prosecutor Kathy Jennings has said they do not believe all cases that passed through the lab are tainted. If there are no signs of tampering and the ...


  14. Vietnam Vets See Successful FundraiserRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 |

    Friday afternoon, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1058 of Jennings sold all 500 tickets for its upcoming barbecue fundraiser that will be held May 10. The funds from the sale benefit community projects the chapter is involved in.


  15. Severe storms headed for LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Daily Advertiser

    Severe thunderstorms are pounding their way across Acadiana, reaching Crowley around 9 a.m. and threatening Lafayette between 9:30 and 10 a.m. National Weather Service reports from Lake Charles say winds have reached 60 mph, with reports of pea-size hail in Jennings around 8:20 a.m. and power lines reported down west of Iota around 8:16 a.m.


  16. South Beau claims wins over JHSRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 |

    The South Beauregard Knights remained perfect in District 4-3A action by taking a 7-3 win over the Jennings Bulldogs on Thursday night.


  17. La. cultural advocate seeks global connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... a couple of years. Also while in Quebec, he married a local woman, Dorise Ct . A friend, David Mercantel, of Jennings, persuaded him to come home to teach. He taught French in Lake Arthur, North Carolina and St. Landry Parish, where his ...


  18. Eunice boys win Bulldog RelaysRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Daily World

    ... places to aid a tie for the boys team championship Friday night in the annual Iota Bulldog relays. Eunice and Jennings both tabulated 103 points. Oakdale was third with 73. In the girls' division Eunice finished a point behind first place Iota ...


  19. $10 million upgrade planned for Jennings hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    CEO Dana Williams said Thursday the State Bond Commission has approved $10 million in hospital revenue bonds for Jefferson Davis Hospital Service District 1. Williams tells the American Press the three-phase project will focus on improvements and upgrades to the operating and emergency rooms and entrance areas.


  20. Daily News photo by Denver BrownRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 |

    Members of the Jennings, Lake Arthur, Welsh, Elton and Fenton police departments gathered at the former National Guard Armory in Jennings on Tuesday to receive updated information regarding different aspects of law enforcement.


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