We have a great recovery community in Catahoula Parish, with support groups available and now our sober living Houses for women, the advocacy is becoming stronger.
"At length the gentle tinkle of a bell was heard," wrote 19th century Mississippi historian and writer John F.H. Claiborne in one of his many stories about the pioneers.
The good news first. LSU won quite handily Saturday night over Georgia, clinching the SEC Championship. They are now rated Number 1 and will face Number 4 Oklahoma on December 28th.
If you like the changes that have made Jena, Louisiana, more attractive and that have contributed to its economic resilience in the face of regional decline, then you’ll be happy to know that Harrisonburg citizens have enlisted the help of Code Studio, the same urban designers responsible for gui
I used to really look forward to the holiday season. It was a time when drinking was accepted and expected. Well-stocked bars, at work place christmas parties and unending eggnog become the welcome norm. Merry Christmas...
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I will go back o the year of 1963 when I moved from a community about 15 miles east of Natchez, Crandfield. I worked at I.P. Paper Company but would come to Jonesville quiet often to visit my wife’s people.
I’ll bet that I have something no one else in Catahoula Parish has. Want to know what it is? It is truly bizarre, but it is sitting in a prominent position in my kitchen. Give up? I have a haunted stove, haunted by a Jewish ghost.
It’s that time of year for charity and good will. And besides in less than a month we’ll have a brand new Police Jury to brow beat; so, there’s not much point to beating a dead horse now.
Today I feature one of Jonesville’s own Kaley Hughes. Raised here in Catahoula parish she has deep ties to our community. Now making her struggles transparent, she has been an asset in her Advocacy for Millie Mattered.