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Washington Parish Fair returns Oct. 20

After a nearly two-year absence due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Washington Parish Free Fair will welcome visitors ... Read more | Add your comment

Free concert, street festival scheduled for Saturday

“A Cultural Celebration,” a live concert and downtown street festival, presented by the Bogalusa Historic Cultural District, will ... Read more | Add your comment

Broadband opportunities were subject of recent meetings

Two meetings were held in Washington Parish on Friday, Oct. 1, as officials from the Louisiana Office of ... Read more | Add your comment

Getting ready for the parish fair

The Washington Parish Youth Coalition group spent the day Saturday volunteering at Mile Branch helping prepare for the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Parish jail report for Oct. 15-17, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, from Oct. 15, 2021, through Oct. 17, 2021: Rickey Shoemaker, in from court Destiny St. ... Read more | Add your comment

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‘The Museum’ opens for visitors Oct. 16

“The Museum,” which was formerly known as The Museums of Cassidy Park, officially opens its doors Saturday, Oct. 16, in conjunction with the downtown Bogalusa ... Read more | Add your comment

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Sun Belt week 9 network designations announced, Texas State at Louisiana elevated to ESPNU

The Sun Belt Conference, in conjunction with ESPN, announced the Week 9 network designations on Monday. The Texas State at Louisiana game on Saturday, Oct. 30, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 3:25 pm

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No. 9 Southeastern cracks Top 10 in FCS Polls for 1st time since 2014

The Southeastern Louisiana University football team continued its climb in both the Stats Perform FCS Top 25 and AFCA FCS Coaches Top 25 polls, which ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 3:22 pm

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South Alabama’s Bentley, Troy’s Martial, ULM’s Sutherland reap Sun Belt weekly awards

After leading their teams to victory this week, South Alabama’s Jake Bentley, Troy’s Carlton Martial and ULM’s Calum Sutherland reap Sun Belt weekly honors. Football ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 1:50 pm

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Pearl River’s Justin Jefferson and Diamond Jones named Forrest General Wildcats of the Week

Pearl River football standout Justin Jefferson (Memphis, Tenn.; Bartlett) and volleyball standout Diamond Jones (Gonzales, La.; East Ascension) have been selected as the latest Forrest ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 12:35 pm

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This week in Pearl River Athletics, presented by Hancock Whitney

TUESDAY Women’s Soccer at Meridian | Meridian, Miss. | 5 p.m. Volleyball vs Pensacola Christian | Shivers Gymnasium | 6 p.m. | PRCCMedia.com/gold Men’s Soccer at Meridian | ... Read more

by Justin Schuver, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:38 am

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HBU scores 2 unanswered goals, Lady Lions fall at home

Houston Baptist’s Katie Marker scored in the 34th minute on an assist from Ariana King as the Southeastern Louisiana University women’s soccer team lost, 2-1, Sunday ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:36 am

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SLU to compete in TVA Community Credit Union Invitational on Monday

The Southeastern Louisiana University men’s golf team looks to continue to improve as they will play in the first and second rounds of the TVA ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:33 am

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Louisiana remains undefeated in Sun Belt Conference play, ULM upsets Liberty in week 7 action

Louisiana remained undefeated in conference play, while ULM upset Liberty in the lone non-conference matchup of the week. In the week’s most-anticipated matchup—a rematch of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:31 am

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No. 11 SLU celebrates Homecoming with 61-24 victory over HBU

Back on its home field for the first time this fall, the No. 11 Southeastern Louisiana University football team rolled to a 61-24 Homecoming victory ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:29 am

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SLU volleyball sweeps UNO

The Southeastern Louisiana University volleyball team swept past New Orleans, 25-21, 30-28, 25-18, in Southland Conference action Saturday at the Human Performance Center. SLU (6-12, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:25 am

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Pearl River defeats Lurleen B. Wallace for 10th consecutive win

The Pearl River volleyball team kept the momentum going Saturday, claiming its 10th consecutive match after knocking off Lurleen B. Wallace 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-13.) “Today ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:17 am

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No. 4 Pearl River routs Southwest to remain undefeated

The No. 4 Pearl River men’s soccer team was firing on all cylinders Friday running away with its match against Southwest, 7-0. The Wildcats moved ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:14 am

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Pearl River gets back to winning ways against Southwest

The Pearl River women’s soccer team got back in the win column Friday as it easily put away Southwest, 3-0. “I thought we responded really ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:12 am

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Pearl River sweeps doubleheader, earns 20th win

The Pearl River volleyball team avenged early season losses to Gadsden State and Snead State Friday, defeating Snead State 3-1 (26-24, 25-21, 25-27, 25-23) and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 10:06 am

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How LSWA polls fared for Week 7

Class 5A Catholic-BR (7-0) beat McKinley 66-6 Zachary (7-0) beat Denham Springs 35-3 Brother Martin (5-0) beat Archbishop Shaw 47-15 Ponchatoula (5-0) beat Slidell 56-14 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 9:32 am

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LSU volleyball defeated by No. 5 Kentucky

LSU Volleyball (7-11, 3-6 SEC) fell to No. 5 Kentucky (13-3, 6-0 SEC) Friday night in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, 3-0 (17-25, 23-25, 20-25). Kentucky posted a .241 hitting percentage, while the Tigers ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 18, 2021 9:17 am

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Lumberjacks beat out Hawks with seconds left, 40-36

With just four seconds left on the clock and his team down 36-34, Bogalusa quarterback Ashton Levi made a successful play for the fate of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 11:35 pm

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Franklinton cruises to victory

SLIDELL — Franklinton was solid in all aspects of Friday’s 53-8 win over Pope John Paul II on the road. The Demons (3-4) received the ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Friday, October 15, 2021 10:55 pm

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Other varsity high school football scores

Kentwood 35, Varnado 0 Ben’s Ford 50, Kemper Academy 36 Oak Forest Academy 52, Bowling Green 0 For more information on these games, see the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 10:54 pm

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Flowers: No matter who we are, we stand on others’ shoulders

I was watching TV the other night, and one of those ubiquitous campaign ads popped up. This time, it was a female candidate for the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 12:50 pm

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Reagan: Biden’s left all of us angry

It’s not until you leave the United States that you realize how angry Americans are. Earlier this month my wife the travel agent and I ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 12:49 pm

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Community Calendar for Oct. 16-17, 2021

If you have any information for the Community Calendar, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. Community luncheon On Saturday, Oct. 16, there will be a “Let’s ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 12:48 pm

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Church Notes for Oct. 16-17, 2021

If you have any information for the Church Notes, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. Kingdom of God Church The Kingdom of God Church, located at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 12:47 pm

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Breland: Times of the past are now gone away

Grandpa Albert Lang’s birthday was on Oct. 20 and he likely attended nearly every parish fair since its beginning. He looked forward to going, as ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 12:46 pm

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Ferguson: It’s not easy growing greens

Greens such as turnips, mustards, collards, and kale can be planted from mid-July through early November and again from late January through early May. Make ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 15, 2021 12:46 pm