August 28, 2015

Man charged with burglary

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 8:20 am

A Franklinton man was arrested Saturday, after he was discovered hiding after allegedly fleeing the scene of a burglary in progress. Matthew Anthony Stevens, 28, ... Read more | Add your comment

Sabiston receives citizen award

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 8:19 am

Known around Washington Parish as somewhat of a jokester, Rod Sabiston’s more serious demeanor was on display at Sunday’s reception in his honor at Centenary ... Read more | Add your comment

Katherine Haik, Miss Teen USA 2015, poses with Olivia Jordan, Miss USA 2015 and Paulina Vega, Miss Universe 2014. (Photo courtesy of Miss Teen USA)

Haik named Miss Teen USA

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 8:22 am

Katherine Haik has yet to come down from the clouds, two days after winning the prestigious 2015 Miss ... Read more | Add your comment

Youngsters take advantage of the sunny weather and play on the jungle gym at the YMCA   earlier this week. They are, from left, Natalie Seal, Ethan Boyet and Brycen Baughman.

Just hanging around

Friday, August 21, 2015 9:41 am

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Bogalusa City Councilman Brian McCree (left) and Jonathan Bickham perform some much-needed lawn maintenance at the Avenue U YMCA building.

Avenue U Y building gets TLC

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 10:41 am

Two Bogalusa men took it upon themselves to clean up the old YMCA property on Avenue U. Brian ... Read more | Add your comment


We should be proud of local award winners

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 8:27 am

Two Washington Parish citizens, who were born 60 years apart, each received noteworthy accomplishments over the weekend. Katherine Haik, a 15-year-old sophomore at Franklinton High ... Read more | Add your comment

Football’s regular season is once again upon us

Friday, August 21, 2015 10:08 am

Regular season football is here. The season opens tonight for a pair of local schools, Bowling Green and Ben’s Ford Christian School. Both participate in ... Read more | Add your comment

Blues festival is heating up soon

Friday, August 21, 2015 10:09 am

Her obituary was rather standard, giving all the pertinent information about surviving and deceased relatives but very little about her accomplishments in life. Enotris Johnson ... Read more | Add your comment

Things not always what they seem

Friday, August 14, 2015 9:24 am

The FBI’s arrest of two Mississippi State University students over the past weekend for their attempt to join ISIS shows how unsuspecting and naïve some ... Read more | Add your comment