State Representative Kenny Havard; Audrey Faciane, of the East Feliciana Chamber of Commerce, Jackson Mayor Charles Coleman and Cynthia Beauvais, Chairman of the East Feliciana Tourist Commission, from left, at the future site of the Veterans Memorial located in Jackson. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

by Brandy M. Staton/WATCHMAN Many people may not be aware of the work that is underway or the work that has already been done over the years on the Veterans Memorial in Jackson.

The first place prize is an all-inclusive, overnight fishing trip to Venice aboard Neil Record's 24' Parker bay boat.

The East Feliciana Parish Chamber of Commerce, 1752 High St. in Jackson, works to provide leadership for the advancement of economic vitality and quality of life for all of East Feliciana Parish and its businesses and residents. The Chamber is self-supporting through memberships and fundraisers.
Shortly after 11:30 am on July 7, troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash that occurred on LA Hwy 977 south of LA Hwy 77 in Pointe Coupee Parish. The crash took the life of 56 year old Izel Givens of Maringouin, LA.

State Representative Kenny Havard; Audrey Faciane, of the East Feliciana Chamber of Commerce, Jackson Mayor Charles Coleman and Cynthia Beauvais, Chairman of the East Feliciana Tourist Commission, from left, at the future site of the Veterans Memorial located in Jackson. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

The first place prize is an all-inclusive, overnight fishing trip to Venice aboard Neil Record's 24' Parker bay boat.

Veterans Memorial in Jackson is work in progress

State Representative Kenny Havard; Audrey Faciane, of the East Feliciana Chamber of Commerce, Jackson Mayor Charles Coleman and Cynthia Beauvais, Chairman of the East Feliciana Tourist Commission, from left, at the future site of the Veterans Memorial located in Jackson. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

by Brandy M. Staton/WATCHMAN

Many people may not be aware of the work that is underway or the work that has already been done over the years on the Veterans Memorial in Jackson.

LWC wins $6.1 million federal grant to train Louisiana workers

The Louisiana Workforce Commission has won a $6.175 million federal grant to train workers in high-demand occupations and help employers in 36 parishes across South Louisiana offset the cost of worker training.

The Louisiana Workforce Commission has won a $6.175 million federal grant to train workers in high-demand occupations and help employers in 36 parishes across South Louisiana offset the cost of wor

ENJOY SAFE JULY FOURTH: LEAVE FIREWORKS TO PROFESSIONALS

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), coordinator of the Alliance to Stop Consumer Fireworks, urges the public to only attend professional fireworks displays put on by trained professionals.

Fireworks represent a hallmark of July 4th celebrations, but consumer fireworks are extremely dangerous, causing thousands of injuries and fires each year.

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Neighboring Pointe Coupee to host 32nd Annual July 4th Boat Parade on False River. All activities are scheduled for Saturday, July 5.

For West Felicianians looking to celebrate Independence Day, but not wanting to brave urban crowds, neighboring New Roads just may be the ticket.

Lifestyle

State Representative Kenny Havard; Audrey Faciane, of the East Feliciana Chamber of Commerce, Jackson Mayor Charles Coleman and Cynthia Beauvais, Chairman of the East Feliciana Tourist Commission, from left, at the future site of the Veterans Memorial located in Jackson. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

by Brandy M. Staton/WATCHMAN

Many people may not be aware of the work that is underway or the work that has already been done over the years on the Veterans Memorial in Jackson.

Obituaries

Robert Junius Pigott, a resident of Bogalusa, LA, age 91, born on March 30, 1923 in Bogalusa, LA, passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Rest Haven Living Center in Bogalusa, LA.

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