October 9, 2015

Franklinton chamber to hold fall decorating contest again

Friday, October 9, 2015 11:50 am

It’s that time of year that when the town of Franklinton welcomes thousands of visitors from everywhere to the Washington Parish Free Fair. Join the ... Read more | Add your comment

1 shooting case suspect caught

Friday, October 9, 2015 11:36 am

One of two Lumberton, Miss., men wanted in conjunction with the Sept. 29 fatal shooting on East Fifth Street in Bogalusa was arrested by Lamar ... Read more | Add your comment

Mike Travis is pictured preparing the basketball court at the Bogalusa YMCA. The basketball court is being refinished. The project is a training session for custodial students, who are from schools in Washington Parish, Pearl River County in Mississippi, Bogalusa Schools and St. Tammany.

Getting ready for basketball

Friday, October 9, 2015 11:52 am

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Bogalusa Mayor Wendy Perrette, left, watches as Stockstill employee Frank Buras checks the depth of the asphalt Tuesday on the Austin Street overlay project.

Road improvements begin on Austin Street

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 10:10 am

The long-awaited $247,000 Austin Street Improvement Project began on Monday and is expected to be completed this week. ... 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


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

Trash issue is a serious concern

Friday, October 9, 2015 12:08 pm

It’s a given at any Bogalusa City Council meeting discussion will eventually lead into trash and efforts — or lack thereof — to clean up ... Read more | Add your comment

Sleep tight…don’t let the bedbugs bite

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 10:28 am

I gazed at my watch and found the hands both pointed to 12. Midnight … and we were still rolling down the highway in search ... Read more | Add your comment