February 9, 2016

Jury convicts former Franklinton town clerk of theft

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:03 am

  A Washington Parish jury found Capriece Dawson, 43, a former Franklinton town clerk, guilty of theft over $1,500 and malfeasance in office Thursday for ... Read more | Add your comment

Mayor urges residents to obey city’s animal laws

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:02 am

Bogalusa Mayor Wendy Perrette is asking pet owners to clean up their act. Perrette said her office has been inundated lately with calls about dogs ... Read more | Add your comment

DAILY NEWS PHOTOS/Justin Schuver
Crowds of parade goers eagerly await beads as the Diva float passes by on Columbia Street during the MCCA XXXVI parade Saturday afternoon.

Party in the streets: Thousands come for Mardi Gras parade

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 7:00 am

MCCA captain Don Spiers said he was happy with the MCCA XXXVI parade Saturday and all the events ... Read more | Add your comment

• ABOVE — Resthaven Living Center Queen Arcola Peay enjoys the senior center’s parade Friday morning.

Smile! It’s MCCA day! — Seniors enjoy early ‘parade’

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:00 am

Despite the nippy weather Friday morning, the seniors at Resthaven Living Center in Bogalusa enjoyed their own private ... Read more | Add your comment

Lynli Dufrene and Anabeth Scott sit in the Mary, Mary Quite Contrary float as it’s being pulled by Ian Lyons.

Kids on parade: ACS holds annual Mardi Gras event

Friday, February 5, 2016 7:00 am

Wednesday afternoon the Robin Ford Parker Adcox Kewe of Mother Goose Annunciation had its annual Mardi Gras parade. ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion

Special session will be beneficial for all

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 7:00 am

We do not envy our lawmakers. Soon, Louisiana lawmakers will have to decide what gets cut from the budget and what taxes get raised. This ... Read more | Add your comment

Have fun, be courteous at MCCA today

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:00 am

Happy Mardi Gras, readers! In case anyone missed the news, today’s the day the MCCA XXXVI parade is set to roll at 1 p.m. We’re ... Read more | Add your comment

Special session will be beneficial for all

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 7:00 am

We do not envy our lawmakers. Soon, Louisiana lawmakers will have to decide what gets cut from the budget and what taxes get raised. This ... Read more | Add your comment

My wait is almost over

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:00 am

Since moving to Bogalusa in August, there has been a constant chorus in my ear from anyone who will talk to me: “Wait until you ... Read more | Add your comment

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