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  1. JDP football duo make parish historyRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 19 |

    It has been a banner year for running backs in Jeff Davis Parish, with three young men topping 1,500 yards this season, but following a 225-yard, 3-score performance against General Trass in the first round of the 2A non-select playoffs, Welsh senior Keshon Bell joined Jennings junior Travis Etienne Jr. in rushing for more than 2,000 yards, the first time in the history of JDP two backs have gone over 2,000 in the same season.


  2. Air Liquide to buy AirgasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | The Advocate

    ... well as other products such as welding equipment. The company has 12 locations in south Louisiana, stretching from Jennings to Slidell. Air Liquide, which is based in Paris, brings in $20.4 billion in revenue annually, or about four times as much as ...


  3. Jailed man faces additional drug chargesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 |

    Detectives with the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office served an arrest warrant on a Jennings man Monday who was already in jail on other charges.


  4. For the love of the gameRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 |

    It's just a game, isn't it? The Jennings High Bulldogs lost to West Feliciana Friday night 62-38 in the first round of the playoffs. As I stood on the field after the game watching the seniors taking off their pads, hugging their families and friends, taking pictures with their teammates and coaches, it dawned on me that this would be their last night together as Bulldog football players.


  5. 5th annual Little Troopers benefits military childrenRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 14 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Dennis Soileau, the group's founder, says the event helps raise money to buy Christmas presents for children of deployed Louisiana military families. Operation Poker Run features a motorcycle ride from the Holiday Inn to Dirty Rice in Iowa, to the Veterans home in Jennings, and then back to the hotel.


  6. Southwest Louisiana Veterans Home Veteran's Day EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Southwest Louisiana Veterans Home is honored all who have served in the armed forces on this day before Veteran's Day. The healthcare facility in Jennings has been open since 2004 and allows Acadiana veterans to stay close to home.


  7. 2015 Veteran's Day events in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... from 9:30 am to11 am. Refreshments will be served following program. They are located at1610 Evangeline Rd. in Jennings. The city of Jeanerette will hold a ceremony Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at 11:00 am, at Jeanerette City Hall, 1010 Main St. in ...


  8. Sex offender arrestedRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 7 |

    Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested a sex offender Friday for failure to comply to offender requirements. Willard Bryant Brown, 30, of 618 S. Doyle Street in Jennings, was booked into parish jail Friday morning on outstanding warrant for LSA R.S. 15:542.1, sex offender not providing community notification cards.


  9. Man facing seven rape chargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 4 |

    Detectives with the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a Jennings man on Tuesday morning, Nov. 3, after investigating a report that included several incidents of inappropriate behavior with a juvenile.


  10. Daily News photo by Aubrey BroussardRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 3 |

    The Jennings Fire Department annual barbecue fundraiser was again a success this year. Members of the department sold over 1,600 brisket and chicken barbecue plate dinners.


  11. Jennings man charged with 7 counts of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A 42 year old of Jennings man has been arrested on a warrant for seven counts of Aggravated Rape, according to detectives from the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff Office. James Rusty Aucoin was booked into the parish jail Tuesday with no bond.


  12. Crowley murder suspect arrested in Jeff Davis ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 27 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A second arrest has been made in connection with a fatal drive by shooting that happened in Crowley earlier this month. 20 year old Jermaine Washington Jr., of Welsh was arrested Monday on an outstanding warrant while attending a court hearing in Jennings on a previous charge.


  13. McNeese's Allison Baggett and Jayln Johnson Named To Southland Women's Basketball Preseason TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 28 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... 87.8 free throw shooting percent. Baggett was named to the All-SLC first team last season. Johnson is a native of Jennings, Louisiana who is coming off a season that saw the senior point guard lead the Cowgirls and ranked second in the SLC in ...


  14. Engagement: Amanda Habetz & Daniel LeBlancRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 25 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... LeBlanc & Amanda Angelle Habetz Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Douget of Crowley and Mr. and Mrs. James Habetz, Jr. of Jennings are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Angelle Habetz to Daniel Leander LeBlanc son of Mr. Stephen ...


  15. Jennings' Etienne selected as Gatorade POY finalistRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 |

    In light of the on-going superlative junior season for Jennings running back Travis Etienne Jr., the sports drink Gatorade, in conjunction with USA Today , announced this Tuesday Etienne was one of 12 finalists for the brand's coveted "Gatorade Player of the Year" award for prep football in the state of Louisiana.


  16. Welsh men suspects in Crowley murderRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2015 |

    A Welsh man charged with obstruction of justice in the August shooting death of a Jennings teen is now being sought by Crowley police in connection with an Oct. 18 homicide.


  17. Acadia Parish arrest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Daniel Stroder, 26, Jennings, arrested and charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and stop sign violation. Christopher D. Ardoin, 38, Opelousas, arrested and charged with possession of MS Contin, possession of crack cocaine, possession of oxycodone, possession of alprazolam and 2 counts of possession of a legend drug.


  18. Torrie JohnsonRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 |

    After a two-month investigation, the Welsh Police Department solved a case involving the theft of $6,500, leading to the arrest of a Jennings woman.


  19. Jennings woman accused of stealing from employerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to police, in August, the Welsh Police Department received a call in reference to an employee stealing $6,500 from Henderson Implement and Marine. This morning, Torrie Lynn Johnson allegedly confessed to the theft and was arrested and booked into Jefferson Davis Parish jail on the charge of theft over $500.


  20. LSWA state football polls: Week 7Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 |

    ... the season. (Links to metro area teams are highlighted.) Also receiving votes: St. Louis 20, South Beauregard 19, Jennings 18, Union Parish 8, West Feliciana 8, E.D. White 4, Amite 1, Port Barre 1 Also receiving votes: White Castle 17, Cedar Creek ...


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