Jennings Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. ArkLaMiss Mysteries: Who killed the Jeff Davis 8?Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... Jeff Davis 8, and it's a case that has haunted a community for more than a decade. There's no easy way to get to Jennings, Louisiana. Small, two lane roads eventually lead you to the small, quiet town. But for years, this town has been hiding a dark ...

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  2. Police arrest a Longview man for theft.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... "A grade of D+ means the system does not provide the intended service and is at risk o... Lake Charles and Jennings will both decide on new mayors in Saturday's election. Lake Charles Mayor Randy Roach and Jennings Mayor Terry Duhon both decided not ...

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  3. Lake Charles, Jennings mayoral races among the items on ballot SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Lake Charles Mayor Randy Roach and Jennings Mayor Terry Duhon both decided not to run in this year's election, leaving the door open for new faces. Wilford Carter, D, and Nic Hunter, R, are in a runoff for Lake Charles mayor and Henry Guinn and Jimmy Segura are in a runoff for Jennings mayor.

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  4. Suspect in fatal Pinhook Road shooting arrested in JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Police say the man wanted in yesterday's fatal shooting on Pinhook Road in Lafayette was arrested this afternoon in at a motel in Jennings. Cpl. Karl Ratcliff said Quinton Jamal Benjamin, 27, was arrested on the charge of second-degree murder for the death of Ray Cudges, 42, of Duson.

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  5. Jennings mayoral race: Meet Jimmy SeguraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... continue to campaign until the very end for that the mayor's seat. So, what plans do they have for the city of Jennings? "Uniquely qualified" is how Jimmy Segura describes himself when asked what sets him apart from his opponent. Along with ...

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  6. United Ways, KATC launch early childhood literacy book driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... 4 p.m., Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Friday. United Way of Southwest Louisiana, Walmart, 303 E. Interstate Dr., Jennings. Drop off hours: 24-hours/day, 7 days/week. United Way of Iberia, 449. E. St. Peter St., New Iberia. Drop off hours: 8 ...

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  7. Shane Lee Foster v. Ivy WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... His assignment on the day he was arrested was to gather information on a personal-injury claimant who lived in Jennings, Louisiana. Foster had his handgun with him, stowed in the center console of his vehicle. Foster is a Louisiana State Police ...

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  8. One Big Inning: Benoit dominates Knights on mound, Dogs use 5-spot in fifth to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Jennings High School Baseball team needed a win in the worst way Tuesday night, and all they did was knock off 2016 Class 3A Runner-Up South Beauregard 5-3 behind a dominant pitching performance from senior Andrew Benoit, coupled with a 5-run fifth inning against UL-Lafayette signee Logan Savoy to claim the win. Benoit tossed a complete game 4-hitter, allowing only 2 earned runs and fanning 5 in his 7 innings of work.

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  9. Ranchero still rolling after three generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    It's rare for a vehicle to make it through three generations of owners and come out looking as good as new, but in the case of Debbie Abshire, there is proof that sentimental value can make an item shine. The 1967 Ford FL 500 Ranchero was originally purchased on June 27, 1967, from Bubba Oustalet Ford in Jennings by her grandfather, Austin Abshire, Sr. When he passed it down to his son and Debbie's father, Austin J. "Sonny" Abshire, Jr., on November 14, 1985, the Ranchero had 33,937 miles.

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  10. Jefferson Davis schools cut art and music classRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... high schools and Lake Arthur and Elton elementary schools. Music programs will end at Fenton, Welsh, James Ward and Jennings elementary schools. Credeur said school costs have risen steadily while state and federal money has been cut. Teacher ...

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  11. Jefferson Davis Parish cutting school art, music programsRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... high schools and Lake Arthur and Elton elementary schools. Music programs will end at Fenton, Welsh, James Ward and Jennings elementary schools. Credeur said school costs have risen steadily while state and federal money has been cut. Teacher ...

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  12. Heartbreaking: Dogs fall to Iota 7-6 in eight innings on Senior NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Jennings stranded eight runners and committed four errors that led to five unearned runs in a 7-6 loss eight inning loss that dropped the hosts to 5-18 overall and 1-6 in league play. "This one is just tough to handle for everyone right now," said Jennings coach Kevin Bruchhaus.

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  13. Paint JDP purple: Members raise awareness for upcoming Relay for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Throughout this month, Jeff Davis Parish Relay for Life committee and team members are encouraging locals to join them as they "Paint Jeff Davis Parish Purple" in order to raise awareness for the upcoming 20th Annual Relay for Life. In anticipation of Rockin' For Relay in Jennings on April 29, committee and team members will be selling purple t-shirts, bows, wreaths and HOPE yards signs, as well as holding a window decorating contest to promote and raise funds for the American Cancer Society .

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  14. Apocalypse Now: Amy Guidry's art speaks of her fears for the planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... Museum of Art in Iowa, the city of Slidell, The Schepis Museum in Columbia (Louisiana) and the Zigler Art Museum in Jennings. "Blue chip galleries show Dali, lowbrow galleries show pop surrealism, graffiti and street art," she says. "There are more ...

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  15. How a 1901 flood gave Louisiana its oil industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... threw a match down the pipe. The gas from the bubbles ignited, signaling an oil deposit beneath. When word reached Jennings, businessmen quickly leased 2,000 acres around the seepage and formed S.A. Spencer & Co. The Louisiana oil boom had begun. ...

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  16. Ram Tough: Errors, Goss hinder Dogs in 8-5 defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    Westlake has never been one of the Jennings Diamond Dogs' favorite places to visit, and nothing changed last night as the Rams overcame a poor fielding performance, and rode the left arm of Evan Goss to claim an 8-5 win. The Dogs twice built leads early in the ball game, but Westlake benefited from 4 Jennings errors and came up with a few big hits to spoil the Dogs' chance of a series sweep over the Rams.

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  17. List of Easter events in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... 8 at 10:30 a.m. At Pentecostals of Lafayette on Johnston street Egg Drop Eggstravaganza Our Savior's Church in Jennings, LA Saturday April 8 11:00 a.m. To 2:00 p.m. Spring Picnic and Easter Egg Hunt The Bayou Church in Lafayette Sunday April 9, 2017 ...

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  18. Woman arrested for stealing electronic items from Jennings homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Chief Deputy Christopher Ivey said the theft was reported on March 22, 2017, at a home on Elton Drive in Jennings.

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  19. Dogs, Lady Tigers dominate JDP RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    The Jennings High School boys' track squad and the Lake Arthur Lady Tigers' track performers ran away with first-place finishes at the annual Jeff Davis Parish Meet. The Bulldogs blew away the competition by piling up 154 points, while Elton came in second with 110.

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  20. Turn it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Jenningsdailynews.net

    An estimated crowd of 400 gathered at Founder's Park on Main Street in Jennings for the spring opening of Turn it up Tuesdays. Southwest Louisiana favorite Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin' Cajuns took to the stage and kept fans on their toes.

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