Jena native faced big decision on Saturday


Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Alice Pyles Strong, 99, of Delhi, went home to meet her Lord and Savior on Sunday, July 8, 2018,

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Mary L.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Violet Entrekin Smith, 87, of Jena, passed from this life on Friday, June 29, 2018, at the home o

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Gary Dell Tucker, 74, passed from this life on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the Rapides Regional Me

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Margie Magilean Brewton, 91, of Jena, passed from this life on Monday, June 25, 2018, at the LaSa

By Sammy J. Franklin

An interview of Jena native and football standout, Casey Boyett, made headlines in the USA Today Network newspapers prior to the game between LSU and BYU on the Saturday before Labor Day. Glenn Guilbeau with USA Today Network had interviewed Boyett before the game.

“Casey Boyett cannot decide which team to pull for Saturday — his beloved Brigham Young University or his state school, LSU, which he grew up watching and idolizing star tailback Billy Cannon from 1957-59 as a boy in Jena.

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