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Karey denied release

By Johnathan Manning / American Press

A judge in state district court declined a request Wednesday to release a man accused of killing a pastor in church.

Woodrow Karey asked Judge Clayton Davis to release Karey because of delays in bringing him to trial.

Karey is accused of shooting to death

Ronald J. Harris at Tabernacle of Praise ...



Karey denied release

A judge in state district court declined a request Wednesday to release a man accused of killing a pastor in church.

Woodrow Karey asked Judge Clayto ...


Jeff Davis offering homework resources

JENNINGS — Parents and students in Jeff Davis Parish now have a little extra help when it comes to dealing with homework.

The Jeff Davis Parish ...


Grades for La. teachers released

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for districts and schools, the state Department of Education on

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of the Compass tea ...

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Jekyll or Hyde?

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That’s Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace, once notorious fo ...

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Abigail Andrus, as Mrs. Boyle, and Baleigh Derouen, as Giles Ralston, rehearse a scene from “The Moustrap.” (Special to the American Press)<br />

'The Mousetrap' at Westlake High this fall

Westlake High School’s theater department will perform Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” this fall. The performance is set

fo ...

A still from an upcoming episode of “American Horror Story,” in which DeRidder resident Celise Reech-Harper plays a featured background character. She will appear in two Halloween-theme episodes, set to air on FX on Oct. 22 and 29. (Special to the American Press)<br />

DeRidder resident to offer casting workshop

DeRidder resident Celise Reech-Harper wants to tell you about the time she spent among the rich, famous and undead.

The associate director of the

Be ...

Berenstain Bears coming to Lutcher Theater

The classic Berenstain Bears book series will come to life next week onstage at the Lutcher Theater Center for Performing

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Dennis Manuel nails an N to Hootenanny above the barn door. (Frank DiCesare / American Press)<br>

Moss Bluff church will 'raise the roof' for charity Oct. 19

Moss Bluff United Methodist Church will add a special event to their annual Pumpkin Patch Sunday, with a performance worthy

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