Here is a graphic showing Councilman John Kean's alternative settlement proposal to the one worked out previously between the Lambert family and Parish President Kevin Couhig. This proposal does not recognize any ownership or possession claims made by the Lamberts.

By M.W. Willis/ Democrat editor At the "eleventh hour," just before the Lambert family’s riverfront property lawsuit against the parish is set to go into court-ordered mediation two non-binding proposed settlements are now on the table.
La. Hwy. 19, (1.75 miles north of La. Hwy. 412), in East Feliciana Parish will be reduced to a single lane beginning Monday, Sept. 15, through Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily. This lane closure will allow crews to make necessary repairs such as spot surfacing that's needed on areas of the road.

Braelin D. Whitfield, 18, of Jackson (PHOTO/EFPSO)

UPDATED Sept. 12: After an extensive multi-agency investigation with the assistance of several tips from the public, a Jackson man was placed under arrest for the burglary of a sporting goods store, says TFC Jared L. Sandifer, Troop A, Public Affairs.

Here is a graphic showing Councilman John Kean's alternative settlement proposal to the one worked out previously between the Lambert family and Parish President Kevin Couhig. This proposal does not recognize any ownership or possession claims made by the Lamberts.

Braelin D. Whitfield, 18, of Jackson (PHOTO/EFPSO)

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Councilman John Kean presents an alternative proposal to the Lambert/ Couhig proposal to settle lawsuit against parish

Here is a graphic showing Councilman John Kean's alternative settlement proposal to the one worked out previously between the Lambert family and Parish President Kevin Couhig. This proposal does not recognize any ownership or possession claims made by the Lamberts.

By M.W. Willis/ Democrat editor

Suspect Sought in Thompson Creek Sporting Goods Theft

The suspect in Thompson Creek Sporting Goods on Sept. 10 in Jackson. (IMAGES/LSP)

Jackson--Louisiana State Police Detectives, the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) are asking for assistance from the public in helping to

Whistle n' Strings entertains 5th Sunday Service in Jackson

On Aug. 31, Pam Kaster, Judy Messer, Craig Kaster and Terry Craighead, from left, of the band Whistle n' Strings perform during the 5th Sunday Service in Jackson at Our Lady of Perpetual Help. (PHOTO/Beth Dawson)

by Beth Dawson and Stacy Gill/WATCHMAN

The Fifth Sunday Service and Social was held Aug. 31 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, a Catholic church in Jackson.

Feral hog control topic of symposium presentations

LSU AgCenter animal science researcher Glen Gentry gives an update on his work with sodium nitrite as a toxicant for controlling feral hogs. His presentation was part of the Fall Symposium on Recent Natural Resource Research in Louisiana on Aug. 29 in Baton Rouge. (PHOTO/Johnny Morgan)

by Johnny Morgan/
LSUAgCenter.com

Jazzy Night supported by Feliciana citizens

East Feliciana Drug and Alcohol Council members standing, from left, are Sondra Hayes, LaRhonda George, Melinda Ganes, Betsy Jones, Rhonda Torrence, Michaela Wells, Beth Dawson, Deborah Thomas and Roosevelt Wilkerson. Front, from left, are Ja’Marcus Godeaux, Rickie Collins, Janice Harvey, Sam D’Aquilla and Jeff Travis. (PHOTOS/Rhonda Torrence and Brandy M. Staton)

The East Feliciana Drug and Alcohol Awareness Council, in conjunction with District Attorney Samuel C. D’Aquilla, sponsored the annual fundraiser, A Jazzy Night in the Felicianas.

SCCS 2014-15 Lady Knights Volleyball

The SCCS Lady Knights Volleyball team includes Reonna Brown, Bailey Davis, Tia Dixon, Katlyn Forbes, Jayci Fulkerson, Taylor Hall, Jessica Jackson, Emily Phillips, Kyleigh Meredith, Danielle Ramsey, Kayleigh Ravencraft, Diamond Scott, Ashlynn Taylor, Jamyria Tillery, Kailee Vines, Deonesha Woodridge and Maleea Woodruff. Coaches are coached by Ricketa Turner and Alicia Vessel. Watergirl is Chasity Woodruf. (PHOTO/Stephen A. Voss)

The 2014-15 Slaughter Community Charter School's Lady Knights Volleyball team includes players Reonna Brown, Bailey Davis, Tia Dixon, Katlyn Forbes, Jayci Fulkerson, Taylor Hall, Jessica Jackson, E

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La. Hwy. 19, (1.75 miles north of La. Hwy. 412), in East Feliciana Parish will be reduced to a single lane beginning Monday, Sept. 15, through Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Obituaries

Karl "Bubba" Chaney, 1961 ~ 2014

A former District 6 East Feliciana Parish Police Juror with 12 years of service, died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

He was 52-years-old and was a member of Pipefitters Local 198.

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