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

    4 hrs ago | 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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  2. Rosalyn Faith Breaux.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 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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  3. Jennings to host 10th Annual Squeezebox ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 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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  4. What A Beautiful DayRead the original story

    Thursday | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Local kiddos were able to enjoy Wednesday's gorgeous weather at North Cutting Park in Jennings. Some of the youngsters included Nolan Farmer, 3, Logan Hammers, 3, Giovani Landry, 2, and Lexis Hebert, 13 months.

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  5. La. Traveler - Gator ChateauRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... them where you can actually hold and pet a gator. At the Gator Chateau next to the Jeff Davis Tourist Commission in Jennings, there are 6 babies in the nursery. "We have them start off with a liquid formula," said Susan Smith, Gator Chateau ...

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  6. Saints leave Jennings wholly defeatedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Although they were always on the precipice, the Jennings Bulldogs could never quite muster enough firepower to trim the margin to less than four points in the fourth quarter of last night's contest with St. Louis, permitting the Saints to escape with a 97-85 4-3A win in Jennings.

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  7. Jury selected for double shooting trialRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The trial of a Jennings woman accused in a fatal 2014 shooting began on Monday at the Jefferson Davis Parish Courthouse, with a jury being seated by late afternoon.

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  8. Help may be available for Pine Haven residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... in the 2008 stabbing death and rape of a Lake Charles woman was set to begin Monday afternoon. The trial of a Jennings woman accused in a fatal 2014 shooting began Monday morning with jury selection. Rosalyn Faith Breaux, 26, is facing charges of ...

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  9. Daily News photos by Aubrey BroussardRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    ... begins at 5:45. This meeting has been an annual event since 1972 but this will be the first time it's being held in Jennings. For the complete story and more local news, please subscribe to Jennings Daily News by clicking subscribe or by calling ...

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  10. Clarence Bouley was taken into custody last week after confessing to molesting young girls.Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Clarence Bouley, the 66-year-old Jennings man who was arrested last week for molesting three young girls, could face additional counts of child rape if the investigation turns up more victims. In the meantime, Bouley's case led to the arrest of a second suspect, identified as a 15-year-old male family member of Bouley.

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  11. sp-precious momentsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Ashton Guidry of Jennings embraces his grandmother, Lena Guidry, during a visit. Guidry is a survivor who has been battling stage IV cancer since 2012.

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  12. Woman booked for murder in connection with toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to a joint press release from numerous law enforcement agencies and coroners' offices, 24-year-old Brittany Marie Prejean of Rayne was booked into Acadia Parish Jail for first-degree murder. The arrest follows an eight-month investigation into the death of Parsons, a toddler from Lake Arthur who died in May. On May 19, 2014, deputies with the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call about an unresponsive child in the 2500 block of Riverside Road near Jennings in western Acadia Parish.

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  13. Rayne woman booked in Port Arthur toddlera s deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Advocate

    ... left the child in Prejean's care May 19 while he went to work, Trahan said. Parsons was pronounced dead that day in Jennings after deputies responded to a call about an unresponsive child in the 2500 block of Riverside Road. The Calcasieu Parish ...

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  14. Brittany Marie Prejean.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a child not breathing at a home on Riverside Road in Jennings. The child was taken to the Jennings American Legion Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. An autopsy by the Calcasieu Parish ...

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  15. Jennings man booked on three counts of aggravated rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to Jennings Police, Clarence Bouley, was booked into the Jefferson Davis Parish Jail on three counts of aggravated rape. He's accused of sexually assaulting a 6-year-old, a 7-year-old and a 9-year-old at his home where his daughter babysat the three girls.

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  16. Sixty-six year old Clarence Bouley of Sheridan Street confessed to...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A 66-year-old Jennings man who was arrested in 2012 for indecent behavior with a juvenile was arrested again this week - for three counts of aggravated rape of a six-year-old, a seven-year-old and a nine-year-old.

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  17. Jennings, Iota split - Battle of the Dogs'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Iota Lady Bulldogs, led by Whitney Landry's 16 points, saw four players score in double figures in a district win over Jennings. Mallory Faul and Jillian Boone both added 13 points apiece to Iota's total as the Lady Dogs raced to a 46-16 half time lead and never looked back, routing JHS 70-34.

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  18. Officials sign contract for new Jefferson Davis Parish jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Police Jury President Donald Woods tells the American Press the Sulphur firm will be paid $635,444 to provide design and construction administration for the construction of a new regional consolidated jail. The parish bought nearly 17.2 acres of land just off U.S. Highway 90 west of Jennings for $261,758 last August after voters overwhelmingly approved a new half-cent sales tax to fund the maintenance and operation of the new 200-bed facility.

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  19. Jennings high-speed chase ends in CrowleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    According to KATC , two men were arrested Tuesday after a routine traffic stop turned into a high-speed chase from Jennings to Crowley. Calvin Beroid was driving the vehicle and is charged with aggravated battery of a police officer on a motor vehicle, and driving under a suspended license.

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  20. Three booked on drug chargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office narcotics detectives and the Louisiana State Police served search warrants Tuesday morning at two residences on East Sumner Street in Jennings.

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