October 4, 2015

No drugs found during routine school check

Saturday, October 3, 2015 1:27 am

The Bogalusa Police Department conducted a drug sweep of Bogalusa High School and Middle School on Wednesday and found nothing for their effort. “The drug ... Read more | Add your comment

Safety study done for Louisiana Avenue

Saturday, October 3, 2015 1:26 am

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development is conducting a feasibility study for safety concerns along Louisiana Avenue. The study will be conducted on Louisiana ... Read more | Add your comment

Shown are some of the 27 dogs that were confiscated from the home of a Bogalusa man, who was charged with animal cruelty. The Magnolia chapter of the Louisiana Humane Society and the Bogalusa Police Department are working together to find suitable homes for the animals.

Local man charged with animal cruelty

Saturday, October 3, 2015 1:27 am

On Sunday, Sept. 27, a complaint of foul odor emanating from a home at 613 Virginia Ave., led ... Read more | Add your comment

Members of the Bogalusa High School Jr. ROTC prepare to raise the flag of the 2015 Washington Parish Free Fair during Thursday’s ceremony at 
Bogalusa City Hall. The picnic basket logo represents “the fair with the picnic spirit.”

Flag raising means fair just weeks away

Friday, October 2, 2015 9:00 am

Thursday’s flag raising in front of Bogalusa City Hall signaled the start of preparations for the popular Washington ... Read more | Add your comment

A crowd of spectators looks on Tuesday afternoon as Bogalusa Police Department officers investigate a dead body that was found on East Fifth Street. Bogalusa Police Chief Joe Culpepper said the man was fatally shot after a drug deal went wrong.

Police chief: Victim was involved in ‘dope deal’

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 8:45 am

An apparent drug deal went wrong Tuesday afternoon and resulted in the shooting death of one man. The ... Read more | Add your comment


Pageant winners make our area proud

Saturday, October 3, 2015 1:36 am

Washington Parish is quickly becoming known for its pageant winners. Weeks after Franklinton’s High School student Katherine Haik won prestigious 2015 Miss Teen USA crown ... Read more | Add your comment

Take advantage of Blues Fest

Friday, September 25, 2015 9:31 am

The city of Bogalusa takes center stage this weekend, as people will come from miles around to visit the Magic City for the Bogalusa Blues ... Read more | Add your comment

Drugs are a real danger

Friday, October 2, 2015 9:32 am

I thought long and hard for what to write about today concerning a subject for my column. Usually I try and find something going on ... Read more | Add your comment

Travel helps you to make lifelong memories

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 9:17 am

The tripometer read 1800-plus miles as my baby brother and I turned into my driveway. The car’s wheels finally stopped rolling after seven days of ... Read more | Add your comment