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Parish jail report for Sept. 14, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, on Sept. 14, 2021: Kennith Pierce, criminal damage, false imprisonment Jerome Warren, vehicle burglary (11 ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Fair T-shirt available for presale at parish schools

The 2021 Washington Parish Fair shirt is now available for presale at participating parish schools. This is a valuable fundraiser for both schools and the ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

DSNAP approved for Washington, 24 other parishes

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) received federal approval Tuesday to begin Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (DSNAP) operations to provide additional ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Disaster Recovery meeting to be held in Amite

The LSU AgCenter will sponsor a meeting for landowners, farmers and producers located in Washington, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa and St. Helena parishes, who sustained damage ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Nicholas expected to bring heavy rain, flood risk to area

Tropical Storm Nicholas is expected to bring heavy rain to Washington Parish over the next several days, according to forecasts from the National Weather Service. ... Read more

3 days ago by Justin Schuver.

Community Calendar for Sept. 15, 2021

If you have any information for the Community Calendar, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. Community-wide cemetery clean-up The Bogalusa Cemetery Commission is looking for volunteers ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Church Notes for Sept. 15, 2021

If you have any information for the Church Notes, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. Mary’s Chapel United Methodist Church Mary’s Chapel United Methodist Church, located ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Biden approves Gov. Edwards’ request for federal emergency declaration for Tropical Storm Nicholas

On Tuesday, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards thanked President Joe Biden for his quick approval of the governor’s request for a federal emergency declaration for ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

DOTD reminds residents to keep hurricane debris out of roadways

As the southeast portion of the state continues to recover from Hurricane Ida, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development would like to remind residents ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mosquito aerial spray ‘operation’ scheduled this week

Washington Parish officials have scheduled an aerial spray operation this week for all populated areas within Washington Parish, to help reduce the number of mosquitoes ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

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