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King named 81st Paper Queen, court chosen

The 81st Paper Queen and court have been announced. They are, left to right, Hannah Spears, court; Emily ... Read more | Add your comment

‘Veterans Memorial Park’ committee meets with architect

The first on site meeting for the Our Veterans Memorial Park committee with the fl+WB Architects recently took ... Read more | Add your comment

NCS student designs new ‘Heart’ cover art

The LSU Health Ahead/Heart Smart Children’s Health Program sponsored a “Create A Design” Contest for students in grades ... Read more | Add your comment

EES student to attend ‘STEM’ forum in Texas

This summer, Hunter Young from Bogalusa will join other outstanding elementary school students from across the state to ... Read more | Add your comment

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‘Community Unity Day’ set for June 26th

ADAPT will be sponsoring a Community Unity Day on Saturday, June 26, at Cassidy Park in Bogalusa, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. The purpose ... Read more | Add your comment

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Housing group to get $1M, info fair set soon

Bogalusa Rebirth, a state certified Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO), is honored to have received award notification for the conditional awarding of $1 million, to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Demon Baseball Camp taught different aspects of the game

Franklinton’s baseball program hosted the Demon Baseball Camp last week. The camp had 67 participants. “I thought it was a great turnout,” Franklinton baseball coach ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:50 pm

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Mt. Hermon’s Brumfield is a LSWA all-state honorable mention player

A Mt. Hermon School baseball player was selected an all state honorable mention player by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Kamron Brumfield is an all-state ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:48 pm

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Endowed scholarship to honor Brooks McVean

For the Daily News BATON ROUGE – Family and friends of Brookshire “Brooks” McVean plan to honor his memory through a Tiger Athletic Foundation (TAF) ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:45 pm

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Sports Briefs

Rebuilding Lives through Sports Basketball Camp is this week The Rebuilding Lives through Sports Basketball Camp will take place on Thursday and Friday at the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:43 pm

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Community Calendar for June 12-13, 2021

If you have any information for the Community Calendar, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. Summer food program The City of Bogalusa School District is participating ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:40 pm

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Church Notes for June 12-13, 2012

If you have any information for the Church Notes, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. Highland Baptist Church Highland Baptist Church, located at 21022 Highway 21 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:38 pm

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Flowers: Ritual can still be meaningful

When I lived in France many years ago, I went to Mass regularly at Notre Dame Cathedral. My French was not so good at the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:37 pm

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Reagan: Is the U.S. really ‘back?’

President Biden is taking his first trip overseas as president. After stopping in England he’ll summit with European leaders in Brussels and then move on ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 1:36 pm

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WPSO: Bogalusa firefighter arrested for rape

Brandon Applewhite, 36, a Bogalusa firefighter who resides on Louisiana Highway 436, was arrested on Monday and charged with second-degree rape, according to Chief Deputy ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 11:20 am

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BPD: 2 men arrested in connection with shooting death in Bogalusa

Two men have been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred in Bogalusa earlier this month, according to Det. Capt. David Miller of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 9:11 am

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Parish jail report for June 10, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, on June 10, 2021: Carley Provost, battery-aggravated, contempt of court Tatum Davis, probation violation, introduction ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 11, 2021 8:07 am

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Parish jail report for June 8-9, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, from June 8, 2021, through June 9, 2021: Brandon Gonzales, fugitive other jurisdiction Jackie Redmond, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 10, 2021 8:25 am

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Senior centers set to reopen

Senior centers and meal sites will reopen next Monday, according to officials with the Washington Parish Council on Aging (COA). The COA announced on its ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:20 pm

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Master Gardener classes to be offered

Do you want to help the LSU AgCenter educate Louisiana residents about gardening and lawn care? Louisiana Master Gardener volunteer training courses are scheduled for ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:20 pm

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Bethlehem Baptist Church recognizes 2021 graduates

Bethlehem Baptist Church recently recognized its 2021 graduates during its 11 a.m. Worship Services in the Family Life Center. Pictured left to right are: Associate ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:19 pm

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Church Notes for June 9, 2021

If you have any information for the Church Notes, please email it to justin.schuver@bogalusadailynews.com. New Bethel Church New Bethel Church, located at 737 Ave. F ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:18 pm

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Community Calendar for June 9, 2021

Washington Parish Republican Women The Washington Parish Republican Women will hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday, June 9, at 11:30 a.m. at Maria’s Restaurant on ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:17 pm

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Miller: The art of giving to others

This morning, I’m trying really hard to block out the conversation in the front seat. Kathy and Debbie are chattering away about nothing and everything ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:15 pm

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Crouere: Donald Trump is really the leader of the Republicans

Despite being booted from social media, unfairly impeached twice, the victim of constant harassment and hoaxes and the target of six years of horrific and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 2:14 pm

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Franklinton has 3 LSCA all-state players

Three Franklinton players have made the Class 4A Louisiana Softball Coaches Association All-State Team after having solid seasons in 2021. Ashlyn Welch, Albanie Fussell and ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 11:55 am

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Bayou Lacombe begins playoff run on Saturday

The Bayou Lacombe Cardinals will start their postseason run on Saturday in the Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League Western Conference playoffs. The team has ... Read more

by Chris Kinkaid, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 11:49 am

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Sports Briefs

Police vs. Preachers Basketball Tournament is later this month Ben’s Ford Christian School is hosting the Police vs. Preachers Basketball Tournament on Saturday, June 26. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 11:44 am

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Parish jail report for June 7, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, on June 7, 2021: Brandon Applewhite, second-degree rape/vaginal Arielle Waters, bond surrender Randal Turner, possession ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 8:16 am

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Parish jail report for June 4-6, 2021

The following people were booked into the Washington Parish Jail, from June 4, 2021, through June 6, 2021: Stacy Sumrall, failure to appear-misdemeanor, contempt of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, June 7, 2021 8:15 am

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Louisiana state parks offering free admission to vaccinated

As part of an effort to “Bring Back Louisiana Summer” and encourage people to go “Sleeves Up” and get their COVID-19 shots, free admission to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 4, 2021 1:03 pm