The Livingston Parish News
P.O. Box 1529
Denham Springs, LA. 70726
Telephone: (225) 665-5176
Eastern parish residents: (225) 567-9721
Fax: (225) 667-0167
Call & Comment: (225) 665-7401
Contact our departments via email by visiting the Staff Box
The Livingston Parish News, founded in 1898, has a long and distinguished record of service to the people and communities of Livingston Parish, Louisiana. Published twice weekly in its traditional print form, The News serves as Official Journal for the Livingston Parish President, the Livingston Parish Council, The Livingston Parish School Board, the City of Denham Springs, the City of Walker, the Town of Livingston, the Village of Albany, the Town of Springfield, the Village of French Settlement, the Village of Port Vincent, the Village of Killian, and other special government districts in Livingston Parish. The News is also available online at livingstonparishnews.com.
A locally owned and operated full-service, paid-circulation newspaper, The News features articles on local events, including sports, and serves as the publication of record for Livingston Parish births, deaths, weddings, engagements, social events, court news, entertainment and other items of special interest to Livingston Parish.
During its more than 100 years of publication, The News has received over 500 awards for journalistic excellence at both the state and national level.
The News is an active member of the National Newspaper Association and the Louisiana Press Association.
- Kevin Fambrough | The News
Technology coordinator Jill McRight, standing left, and teacher Melissa Welsch prepare to welcome author Lauren Tarshis to Denham Springs Junior High via Skype. Seventh-graders behind them hold questions they asked the author of the "I Survived" series. Read the story in Arts & Entertainment.
- Tommy Comeaux | The News
On hand for the presentation of a $5,000 donation to Denham Springs Elementary School are (from left) State Farm agents Byron Gill, Joan Landry, Principal Gail DeLee, Horace Wilkinson and Barbara Smith. Not pictured are Garris Wilcox and David Brian. See the full story in Lifestyle.
- Submitted by Veronica Pierson
Springfield Elementary celebrates Box Tops success with the first class to achieve 100 percent participation in this year’s program. Congratulations to Jessica Puissegur’s 3rd grade class, who celebrated their victory with Popsicle and prizes! Pictured are (front row, from left) Charlee Davi…
- Photo submitted
Zach Morgan, 12, of Denham Springs, was one of two students in Louisiana named the state’s top youth volunteers of 2017 and was awarded The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.