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  1. 7 arrest made in fraud scheme involving staged traffic crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... but were not. None of these crashes involved anyone from outside of the criminal group. Devondrick Sams, age 28 of Jennings: Automobile insurance fraud (2 counts), felony theft (2 counts), filing or maintaining false public records, child desertion ...

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  2. Seven people arrested for staging car crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... but were not. None of these crashes involved anyone from outside of the criminal group. Devondrick Sams, 28 of Jennings, booked on automobile insurance fraud (2 counts), felony theft (2 counts), filing or maintaining false public records, child ...

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  3. Earning it a " the hard way: All-Stars learning value of work in quest to attend Laredo tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jenningsdailynews.net

    ... want them to miss out." Members of the Welsh Broncos All-Stars have been working various odd jobs in Welsh and Jennings, earning money to afford a trip to Laredo, Tx. to play in the Zone Tournament. This week they worked at a local pizza restaurant ...

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  4. Three Jennings teens arrested for theft of ATVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Deputies recovered four all-terrain vehicle's which were stolen from locations around Roanoke resulting in three teens from Jennings La. being arrested.

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  5. Eye on the BirdieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Five-year-old Colden Edwards of Jennings took advantage of a beautiful afternoon on Wednesday to play badminton outside. Edwards is the son of Chris and Marea Edwards, both of Jennings.

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  6. Jennings SWLA Veterans Home's chapel being beautifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Committee will be hosting a public meeting at the Southwest Louisiana Veterans Home located at 1610 Evangeline Rd, Jennings, LA 70546, in an effort to come up with ideas on how they can fund raise the rest of the money for the other side of the wall ...

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  7. Four no-contest pleas accepted in 31st District Court MondayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Aaron LeBlanc, 37, of Jennings pleaded no contest to charges of burglary of an inhabited dwelling related to an August 2015 robbery on 14th street. According to Assistant District Attorney Kevin Millican, LeBlanc and an accomplice were spotted fleeing the scene of the robbery, with items ranging from guns, knives and televisions reported stolen and later recovered at LeBlanc's father's home.

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  8. Missing pistol locatedRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A stolen handgun was located this past January, after it was reported missing from the Welsh Police Department evidence room three years ago. Deputies with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office discovered the pistol in the pants waistband of a Jennings man who was arrested during a traffic stop in Calcasieu Parish.

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  9. Hard Day at the OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Kollins Phipps , 3, and her sister Kynleigh Phipps , 5, were sitting in at the reception desk during the grand opening of a Jennings business. The two sisters are the daughters of Dylan and Kendra Phipps, all of Sulphur.

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  10. Dine-and-dash suspect caughtRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    A man who skipped out on a high restaurant bill in Jennings five years ago was captured by sheriff's deputies. According to Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Chris Ivey, Miguel Rudolph Keller, 47, of Hackberry, skipped town after running up over $2,000 worth of charges at a local restaurant.

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  11. Fantastic season for Razor BaseballRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    ... to become the type of players that could not only win ball games, but to be great representatives of the city of Jennings as well. In today's world of travel baseball, sometimes opinions can be formed of over-use and abuse of good ballplayers at a ...

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  12. Called to service a " Belt's Christian roots encouraged future pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Josh Belt, pastor of Our Savior's Church in Jennings, acknowledges without hesitation that his path to becoming a pastor was made possible because of his roots in a Christian home. He credits his mother, Jolie, for her commitment to her children and her selfless nature.

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  13. Full CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Ted Cassidy of Jennings caught this image of a giant swallowtail butterfly feeding on a milkweed flower. The swallowtail lays eggs upon a host plant, then the pupa develops into the butterfly.

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  14. Perkins helps bring peace into the communityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Jennings resident Jared Perkins may only be 19 years old, but the steps the young college student is taking to help bring peace into the community of Jennings go far beyond his age. Perkins, who has recently started hosting a series of basketball tournaments in town to help raise money and bring camaraderie amongst citizens from around the parish, re-iterated his hopes for continued peace between people of all races here by showing his support for local law enforcement.

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  15. Back to School guide is on its wayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    With that in mind, Jennings Daily News will be publishing its annual School Time back to school guide on Thursday, July 14. School Time is a handy guide for Jeff Davis parents and students seeking information on important back-to-school dates, news from principals, supply lists, study tips and more. Brought to you through the support of area businesses, School Time will be available in the newspaper, at the JDN office on Market Street in Jennings and online at jenningsdailynews.net.

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  16. Caring Hands accepts, sells school uniformsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Whether families have extra school uniforms to donate or parents need an affordable alternative to buying new uniforms, Caring Hands on Main Street in Jennings is a place to do both. "Our school uniforms are five for a dollar, whether you buy shirts, pants, shorts or skirts.

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  17. Stand up, or no?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    ... houghts in a Letter to the Editor by e-mailing editor@jenningsdailynews.net or sending one to 238 N. Market Street, Jennings, LA, 70546.

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  18. JDPSO arrest sex offender on warrant after spotting him in a public parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Officials say, Willard Bryant Brown, 31, of Jennings was observed by deputies in a public park in Lake Arthur during the Regatta festival on June 11, 2016.

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  19. JDSO solves cases of theft and makes four arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... in the recovery of the stolen item. Williams was booked into the parish jail with no bond. Eddie Rabalais, 56, of Jennings was arrested and charged with Illegal possession of stolen things. According to a news release, Rabalais was found to be in ...

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  20. Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... of the stolen item. Williams was booked into the parish jail with no bond. Eddie Rabalais, 56, of 2792 Royer Road, Jennings was arrested and charged with Illegal possession of stolen things. Rabalais was found to be in possession of stolen crawfish ...

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