Lifestyle

Error message

  • Warning: include(/data/etypeam1/public_html/thejenatimes/sites/sites.php): failed to open stream: Permission denied in conf_path() (line 562 of /data/etypeam1/public_html/thejenatimes/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include(): Failed opening '/data/etypeam1/public_html/thejenatimes/sites/sites.php' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in conf_path() (line 562 of /data/etypeam1/public_html/thejenatimes/includes/bootstrap.inc).
Mon
30
Mar

Abraham applauds changes to Veterans Choice Program

Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, applauded the decision by the Department of Veterans Affairs to amend the 40-mile rule in the Veterans Choice Program, but he says more work needs to be done to ensure America’s heroes have better access to the care they need. The Veterans Choice Program was announced in 2014 to increase veterans’ access to healthcare by allowing them to visit certain community health care facilities if they live more than 40 miles from a VA facility.
 
Tue
24
Mar

Miller-Haley wedding slated

Candace Miller of Jena and Andrew Hailey of Marksville are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Bill and Gayle Miller of Jena. Candace is a graduate of
Jena High School and Northwestern State University, and is currently employed at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria.

To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/

Tue
17
Mar

Chapman-Meyers vows planned

Sallie Elizabeth Chapman of Trout and Thomas Matthew Meyers of Jena are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Rev. Larry and Merica Joy Chapman of Trout, and the granddaughter of Thomas Chapman and wife Marolyn of Belah, the late Ruby Franklin Chapman, and the late Frank Joy and Mae Coon Joy of the Blade Community. Sallie attended high school at the Christian Liberty Academy.

To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/

Tue
17
Mar

Olla Pinewood Garden Club in March meeting

Members of the Olla Pinewood Garden Club met Thursday, March 12, 2015, at the Centennial Cultural Center in Olla for their monthly meeting. Prior to the start of the meeting, members were served refreshments prepared by hostesses Geralie Woodruff and Fern McKeithen. President McKeithen updated the club on the details of the upcoming clean-up day for Olla to be held Saturday, March 14, urging members to be a part of this effort for the “Cleanest City Contest”. Judging will be held Wednesday, March 18th. The meeting was then opened with the Collect followed by the pledge of allegiance. Minutes of the February meeting were read and accepted as reported, as was the treasurer’s report given by Joan Rachal.

To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/

Mon
09
Mar

Julia Thomas, Baraka Longmire plans for wedding

Corrine Mitchell is pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of her granddaughter, Julia Nicholle Thomas of Olla, to Baraka Longmire of Jena. The bride elect is the daughter of Deborah Mitchell of Jena and David Fenroy of Winnsboro.

To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/

Mon
09
Mar

Barker-Horton vows are slated

Jennifer Barker and Matt Horton, both of Jena, are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Sissy Breithaupt and Steven Barker of Jena. She is the granddaughter of the late James and Barbara Childress, and Margret Barker and the late Dale Barker.

To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/

Mon
02
Mar

Education Program Consultant III

Education Program Consultant III Amy Willis of the Louisiana Department of Education NW LA Network 1 instructs LaSalle Parish sixth through eighth grade ELA teachers recently at the Media Center for a one day workshop. The two one-hour sessions were for third through eighth grade ELA teachers within the parish and involved the educators learning how to use the PARCC writing rubric to score students’ writing
 
Mon
02
Mar

GPMS students vs teachers basketball game enjoyed

Good Pine Middle faculty members dressed as rock stars as the opening act for the Student vs. Teacher basketball game. The participants were (left to right): Melissa Loe (Madonna), Maggie Jack and Jory Jenkins (Tina and Ike Turner), Janet Tullos and Melinda Robison (ZZTop), Dillon Long (Billy Ray Cyrus), Kacee Allen, Angie Poole, Sara Helams and Britannica McCoy (Spice Girls), Stacey Anderson (Cyndi Lauper) and Cathy Pittman (Cher).
 
Tue
24
Feb

Photo of the Week…

A lot of people get vertigo when they find themselves looking up or down from high places. I don’t get vertigo, but in small spaces, when I feel like I am hemmed in, I get claustrophobia, “big time”.. 
 
Tue
24
Feb

Two parish schools recognized for help with “fall food drive”

Two LaSalle Parish schools collected top amounts of non-perishable goods as part of the eighth annual “Connecting to Those in Need” Fall Food Drive to stock the shelves of the Food Bank of Central Louisiana and other
area hunger relief organizations.
 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Lifestyle