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Denham Springs officer hit by vehicle on Interstate 12

The crest on the uniform of a Denham Springs police officer, who attended Denham Strong's
On Friday, July 19 a Denham Springs Police Officer was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 12. According to the department, the officer was on foot attempting to make contact with a subject also …
Attorneys Steve Irving and Marty Maley speak to the Livingston Parish Council at their special meeting on July 17, 2024
Council introduces ordinance for development agreement regarding Deer Run at special meeting
The Livingston Parish Council convened in a special emergency meeting Wednesday night for the purpose of moving closer to settling a lawsuit brought by Ascension Properties. After an executive …
Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy speaks at a press conference in Tangipahoa Parish
Sen. Cassidy takes a tour through southeast Louisiana to speak with agriculture stakeholders
Sen. Bill Cassidy made a quick swing through southeast Louisiana last week to meet with farmers and other stakeholders in the agriculture industry and gather their thoughts on the upcoming Farm Bill …
Premier Concrete announces expansion to support national infrastructure projects
Premier Concrete Products, Inc. announced it is investing up to $10 million to add a state-of-the-art precast concrete pipe production unit at its manufacturing facility in Livingston Parish. The …

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Sports
Albany enters the 2024 season with plenty of experience in the trenches and at wide receiver in the 2024 season.
Albany got out to a seven-point lead early, but Walker used a big run after in a 74-54 win the 2024 Ponchatoula Lady Wave Summer League basketball at Albany on June 25.
Albany used its pressure defense to help create turnovers and they converted those into easy buckets on their way to a 55-41 win over East St. John in the Ponchatoula Lady Wave Summer League that was held at Albany on June 20.
Opinion

OPINION | GOP was investigating Secret Service before assassination attempt

The Secret Service had already been under investigation by House Oversight Committee Republicans for several months when a bullet came within inches of killing former President Trump, killed a …

OPINION | What doesn't kill presidents, strengthens

Ronald Reagan’s legend began after he was shot. With his doctors soon to operate, he quipped, “I hope you’re all Republicans.” He told his wife, “Honey, I forgot to …
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Arts and Entertainment

Clark Robertson: Figuring out figs

Cultivated fig trees were first introduced to the Americas in 1575 by Spanish explorers to Florida. This makes it one of the earliest introduced fruit trees to the Americas by European explorers. …

Livingston Parish musical duo goes from Switzerland to Springfield

It’s a pretty far piece from the mountainous Swiss countryside to the Ditch Bar in Springfield. Despite the distance and all the aggravations of long-haul air travel, Florian Fox felt it …
Obituaries
Brother Bob Ingalls, lead organizer for the Easter Sunrise Service sponsored by the Denham Springs Kiwanis Club, participates in the singing.
OBITUARY | Robert F. "Bob" Ingalls
Obituary: In the early morning hours of July 8, 2024, Robert F. “Bob” Ingalls peacefully entered the presence of his Heavenly Father after years of battling cancer. Mr. Ingalls, …
OBITUARY | H. Dale Dunnam
Obituary: Dunnam, H. Dale Born December 19, 1940, Ellisville, MS. Resident of Denham Springs, LA., veteran of US Army, retired from IBM Corporation. Dale served in many capacities during his …
Marie Brecheen
OBITUARY | Marie Brecheen
Marie was a daughter, wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, and best friend. She had one brother, Rodney. Marie Brecheen left the world for heaven on May 29 th , 2024 where she can …
OBITUARY | Curtis Joseph Slocum
Curtis Joseph Slocum, age 55, and a resident of Livingston Parish was called home June 3rd, 2024 at 5:32 p.m. at Ocshner Medical Center. Curtis always said he would rest when God called him home. …
Beverly Howze Williams
OBITUARY | Beverly Howze Williams
Beverly Howze Williams, born January 7, 1945, departed from this earth to be in the loving arms of our Lord, her Father early Tuesday morning, May 7 th , 2024, surrounded by her loving family. …