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.
- Crystal LoGiudice | The News
A mime performs during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration held at Roberts United Methodist Church following a march down Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Denham Springs. (Photo by Crystal LoGiudice | The News)
- Photo by Tommy Comeaux | The News
Dr. Florent Hardy, top left, the state archivist, is shown with members of the Suburban Reviewers Book Club of Livingston Parish during a recent visit the group made of the Louisiana State Archives building on Essen Lane in Baton Rouge.
- Mike Dowty | The News
The 2017 Krewe of Diversion Mardi Gras Boat Parade is scheduled for Feb. 18. The art of throwing beads involves loading up the left arm and keeping the right hand free for the toss, as this 2015 Mardi Gras Boat Parade participant demonstrates.
- Lisa Dowty | The News
Grand Country Junction is celebrating its 10 year anniversary Saturday night! Local country music stars played for a full house at the Suma Center for a show in July. Pictured are Kristen Cowatser, Greg Sullivan with wife Lisa Sullivan, Brenda Harrell, Danny Harrell, Clifton Brown, Paul Golm…