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Mayor Perrette to Bogalusa citizens: ‘If you see something, then say something’

During a special press conference Tuesday afternoon, Bogalusa Mayor Wendy Perrette encouraged citizens to work hand in hand ... Read more | Add your comment

International Paper supports Ida relief efforts

International Paper is donating $100,000 to support disaster relief efforts following Hurricane Ida, supporting the following organizations through ... Read more | Add your comment

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 ... Read more | Add your comment

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 ... Read more | Add your comment

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NTCC hosting blood drives in coming weeks

Northshore Technical Community College and Ochsner Blood Bank are teaming up to host five community blood drives in observance of Blood Cancer Awareness Month. The ... Read more | Add your comment

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Rapper with Bogalusa ties arrested in connection with murder

A rapper with ties to the Bogalusa area was recently arrested in connection with a murder that took place a little more than a year ... Read more | Add your comment

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Sports

Pine’s Johnson runs for 3 touchdowns in win

Pine’s Adrianuen Johnson had a great day in the Raiders’ 35-25 win over Pearl River on the road Friday. Johnson ran for 137 yards on ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:37 pm

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Franklinton’s Mark, Anders have big days in Friday’s win

Franklinton’s Zion Anders and Glen Mark both had a big game, as the Demons defeated Fontainebleau, 45-20, in Friday’s home game. Anders threw for 237 ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:32 pm

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Varnado’s Whitfield solid against Northlake Christian

Varnado’s Tyler Whitfield played a major role in the Wildcats’ 26-14 victory over Northlake Christian School on the road Friday. Whitfield ran for 148 yards ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:25 pm

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Makuvire claims Southland Cross Country Athlete of the Week

Bradley Makuvire’s victory at the LSU Invitational 6K race Friday earned him Southland Conference Cross Country Male Athlete of the Week for Southeastern Louisiana University, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:20 pm

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Bogalusa resident has big day in victory

Pope John Paul II’s George Arata had a huge rushing day in the Jaguars’ 40-13 victory over Thomas Jefferson at home on Saturday. Arata rushed ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:05 pm

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Bogalusa heading to Lakeshore on Friday

Bogalusa’s Lumberjacks are traveling to Lakeshore on Friday night. Bogalusa has a 2-1 record and comes into this week after being defeated for the first ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:03 pm

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Ben’s Ford defeated by Porters Chapel

Ben’s Ford Christian School’s Eagles were defeated by Porters Chapel Academy, 52-6, in Friday’s game on the road. Gage Adams ran for 52 yards. He ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:00 pm

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Bowling Green traveling to Silliman Institute

Bowling Green School is on the road this week and is traveling to Silliman Institute. “SIlliman is a 5A school,” Bowling Green coach Riley Boudreaux ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:58 pm

Sports

Pine defeated by Covington in volleyball on Monday

Pine’s volleyball team was defeated by Covington, 25-16, 25-10, 26-24 in a match held on the road Monday. Cameron Magee downed four kills and recorded ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:56 pm

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No. 4 Pearl River’s Harper Baggett claims back-to-back MACCC Player of the Week awards

No. 4 Pearl River soccer’s Harper Baggett (Ocean Springs) has been named the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the second ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:53 pm

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Georgia Southern’s Nemtsov, Little Rock’s Asgeirsdottir tabbed Sun Belt Soccer Players of the Week

Georgia Southern’s Elis Nemtsov and Little Rock’s Bergros Asgeirsdottir each turned in standout performances in the opening week of Sun Belt Conference competition to garner ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:52 pm

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Soccer is No. 5 In United Soccer Coaches Poll

For the fifth straight week LSU soccer has moved up in the national rankings; the Tigers check in at No. 5 in this week’s United ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:44 pm

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Little Rock’s Jansen, Arkansas State’s Ticknor, Musante named Sun Belt Volleyball Players of the Week

Little Rock’s Laura Jansen and Arkansas State’s Tatum Ticknor and Lauren Musante all turned in standout performances against non-conference competition this past weekend to earn ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:41 pm

Columns

Miller: ‘Grands’ are very grand

The sun’s rays gently warm my sleepy faced Missy as she snoozes in canine luxury. I am such an animal lover that my dealings with ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:34 pm

Columns

Crouere: Silly Gen. Milley, woke joke

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley, is an embarrassment to our country. In 2018, President Donald Trump appointed Milley to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:33 pm

Sports

Gillette earns Southland Defensive Player of the Week Honors

Darby Gillette was tabbed Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week for the Southeastern Louisiana University women’s soccer team, the league office announced Tuesday. Gillette, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:30 pm

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This week in Pearl River athletics, presented by Hancock Whitney

TUESDAY Women’s Soccer at Copiah-Lincoln | Wesson, Miss. | colinathletics.com | 5 p.m. Men’s Soccer at Copiah-Lincoln | Wesson, Miss. | colinathletics.com | 7 p.m. WEDNESDAY Volleyball at Coastal Alabama-South | Bay Minette, Ala. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:29 pm

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Pearl River volleyball rallies back to beat Louisiana College

The Pearl River volleyball team fell behind after the first set but claimed three consecutive sets to beat Louisiana College Monday, winning 3-1 (22-25, 30-28, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:27 pm

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Kuehn’s solid day marred by hand injury

Logan Kuehn shot an opening round 74 (+2) for the Southeastern Louisiana University golf team and was tied for 12th midway through the second round before ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:26 pm

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Kelley named Louisiana Player of the Week

After helping Southeastern Louisiana University to a dominant 56-10 victory at Central Connecticut State, SLU senior quarterback Cole Kelley was named the Louisiana Sports Writers ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:25 pm

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SLU preps for conference action with match at Southern Miss

The Southeastern Louisiana University volleyball team faces its last test before Southland Conference play commences, traveling to Hattiesburg, Mississippi for a 6 p.m. nonconference matchup ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:23 pm

News

Parish jail report for Sept. 20, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, on Sept. 20, 2021: Kelli English, contempt of court (two counts) Ezra Bateman, contempt of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 8:09 am

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Hidalgo earns Southland Offensive Player of the Week honors

Southeastern Louisiana University volleyball player Cicily Hidalgo was named the Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday. The Southland’s weekly ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 3:32 pm

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Sunbelt Conference selects weekly honors

Louisiana’s Montrell Johnson, Troy’s Javon Solomon and ULM’s Calum Sutherland earn Sun Belt weekly honors after leading their teams to non-conference victories. Football Offensive Player ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 1:03 pm

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Southeastern heads into bye week ranked 16th in both FCS National Polls

The Southeastern Louisiana University football team sits at No. 16 in both the latest Stats Perform FCS Top 25 and the AFCA FCS Coaches’ Top ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 12:58 pm