Fond memories of days gone by


Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Robert “T-Bob” Cassels, Jr., 78, of the Rosefield Community, passed from this life on Sunday, Sep

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Chuckey Marvin Foley, 57, of Orlando, Florida and a native of Jena, LA, passed away to be with th

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Shirley Beth Hatten, 77, of Jena, passed from this life on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the LaS

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Mary Parker Valentine Taylor, 94, of the Belah Community near Jena, passed from this life on Wedn

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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By Sammy J. Franklin

It was with a sad heart that I watched early last Thursday morning as wrecking crews tore down the remaining part of the old Humphries Motors building in Jena. I had told the contractor that I wanted to take a picture when he started to take down the columns and he said he planned to do that at daybreak Thursday before the traffic became a problem.

I was on the spot when the workmen started to show up Thursday morning and memories started flowing about my relationship with the folks that operated this historic dealership.

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