Jena native faced big decision on Saturday


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

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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