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Jennings celebrates grand opening of City Hall

Doris Maricle / American Press

JENNINGS — Residents and city officials on Thursday celebrated the grand opening of the $3.8 million City Hall in the renovated historic Allwest building, which has stood at the end of North Main Street for more than 100 years. “I want to thank the people of Jennings who made this projec ...

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Seeking applause line, Jeb Bush struggles with voters

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Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters

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The Texas sen ...

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CDC: Men who were in Zika areas should use condoms

NEW YORK -- U.S. health officials issued guidelines Friday to prevent the sexual transmission of the Zika virus, telling men who have been to outbreak ...


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Last look under NSD's big top

Before another kid jumps out of an airplane or Florida’s Jim McElwain goes remaining television time with Arkansas’ Bret Bielema, a few fi ...

Barbe advances on Sonnier goal

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Culture change: Durio turns Bucs into winners

The Barbe High School girls basketball team has always played second fiddle to the rest of the Bucs’ athletics program.

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The NCAA football rules committee will consider allowing replay officials to call targeting penalties that are missed by on-field officials.

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In this photo provided by HGTV, punch up the Super Bowl party fun with a few han ...

Craft some last-minute Super Bowl party fun

It’s more than a football game. For many, the Super Bowl is a giant party.

Punch up the party fun and win accolades with these quick, do-it-you ...

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Lauren Gunderson enjoys wave of interest

NEW YORK — Lauren Gunderson is such a rare theatrical talent, you might be tempted to approach her very quietly, so as not to frighten her away.

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In this Dec. 19, 2014 photo, Joseph Simmons, left, and Darryl McDaniels of Run D ...

Run-DMC to open for Chili Peppers at pre-Super Bowl concert

ATLANTA -- Run-DMC will open up for the Red Hot Chili Peppers at a pre-Super Bowl concert in San Francisco.

The famed rap group is expected to hit th ...

Jeff Davis Mardi Gras to feature parade, accordion competition, live music

JENNINGS — The city will host the 23rd annual Mardi Gras Parade and Festival and 11th annual Squeezebox Shootout Cajun Accordion Championship th ...


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