Article Image Alt Text
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
The Tullos Town Council approved the call of a special bond election for May 2020 to finance the filtration system for the town during their regular meeting last week. There were no comments during the public hearing. To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.... + continue reading
#16 Giants to host #17 Green Oaks this Friday in ‘1st Round of Playoffs’
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
For the 7th straight season the Jena Giants will participate in the Louisiana High School Football State Playoffs. The Giants who finished the season with a 5-4 record will go into the playoffs as the #16 seed. To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.... + continue reading
Special care needed before taking buck to taxidermist, Special care needed before taking buck to taxidermist, Special care needed before taking buck to taxidermist
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
Granted, I have had precious little experience involving getting my buck prepared for the taxidermist. My experience totals one eight point buck I took in 1998. Brian Estes, of Estes Taxidermy in Ruston, did a great job on mounting my 140 inch 8 point buck because I presented him with enough of the... + continue reading
LaSalle Tigers fall to Montgomery; Get tuned up for the state playoffs, LaSalle Tigers fall to Montgomery; Get tuned up for the state playoffs
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
The LaSalle Tigers took to the football field not nearly at full strength to take on the Montgomery Tigers in the regular season finale last Thursday night. To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/ + continue reading
The Three Little Pigs
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
(left to right) Jaime Brock, Lacy Robertson and Anna Cooper with the LaSalle Parish Assessor’s Office – hand out treats to Jena Elementary Pre-Kindergarten students from Teacher Chelsa McCormick’s class during trick or  treat at the courthouse in downtown ... + continue reading

Latest News

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
The Jena Town Council voted at their regular November meeting held Tuesday night of last week to apply for two state grants for water improvement and a new fire truck, as recommended by Mayor LaDawn Edwards. To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.... + continue reading
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
LaSalle Parish voters will join voters throughout the state on Saturday by going to the polls to finish the job their started on October 12, 2019. To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/ + continue reading

Home Page

More News

Trout Post Office burglary solved
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
The professional work of detectives with the LaSalle Parish Sheriff’s Office led to the arrest of a suspect last week in the burglary of the Trout Post Office early last month. Adam Perritt, 22, of St. Joseph, LA, was booked into the LaSalle Parish Jail last Friday on charges of burglary... + continue reading
President Trump to campaign in Monroe
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
President Donald Trump will appear at the Monroe Civic Center at 7 p.m. tonight to rally for Republican governor’s candidate Eddie Rispone, who is in the runoff with Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards. On Friday night before the primary election, Oct. 12, Trump held a rally in Lake Charles... + continue reading
Veterans Day events
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Several events have been planned to honor veterans of LaSalle Parish in recognition of Veterans Day, which is Monday, November 11th. On Friday morning, Nov. 8 at 8 a.m., the annual Veterans breakfast will be served at the Urania Recreation Center, and all area veterans are invited to attend.... + continue reading

Obituaries

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Woodie Clayton Watson, 64, of Jena, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019, at the Jena Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jena. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday,

Article Image Alt Text
Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Nelline “Nell” Cox Adams, 72, of Urania, passed from this life to begin life anew on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at the Christus St. Frances Cabrini Medical Center in Alexandria

Article Image Alt Text
Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Marty Joe Chapman, 63, of Olla, passed from this life on Friday, November 8, 2019, at the Christus St. Frances Cabrini Medical Center in Alexandria. He was born July 17,

Article Image Alt Text
Wednesday, November 13, 2019

We miss you Daddy… it’s been 20 years since you closed your eyes and left this earth. God called you home so suddenly, a part of us went away when

Article Image Alt Text
Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Marjorie Octavia Cotten, 80, of the Nickel community, passed from this life on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with

Sports

#16 Giants to host #17 Green Oaks this Friday in ‘1st Round of Playoffs’
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
For the 7th straight season the Jena Giants will participate in the Louisiana High School Football State Playoffs. The Giants who finished the season with a 5-4 record will go into the playoffs as... + continue reading

Society

Jena’s Trunk or Treat, Jena’s Trunk or Treat, Jena’s Trunk or Treat, Jena’s Trunk or Treat
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
The staff of the Jena Town Hall welcomed hundreds of children to Jena’s Trunk or Treat at the town park last Tuesday night, October 29. They also attended several functions... + continue reading
Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday, Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday, Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday, Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday, Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday, Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday, Jena’s Trunk or Treat held last Tuesday
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Bad for business
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Columns / Opinions

What’s at stake in our country?
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
This country was founded on Christian beliefs and our forefathers did not hestitate to use God’s name in our early documents of freedom. To read more please log in or subscribe to the... + continue reading
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
The not-so-little lies of politicians
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Our country is in moral decline
Wednesday, November 6, 2019