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NHS Announces Honor Students

Newton High School announced their top 15% honor students on Monday morning and they are: Valedictorian – Kharma Haltom (4.26969), Salutatorian Naari Kenebrew (4.26515), Jaci Dougharty (4.01250), Laila Gilder (3.96212), Leah Kellum (3.95625), Summer Fletcher (3.81875), Kennedy Williams (3.79047), Tyler Mouton (3.77187), and Brayden Kelley (3.74531). Newton High School...
NEWTON, TX
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Burkeville Seniors Receive Scholarships

Congratulations to William Urie, Kailey Falwell, and Daelond Fredieu, for receiving the Newton Lodge #136 Scholarships!. May God bless them and all Burkeville Graduates as they move forward into the next steps of life’s great adventure. Great thanks to all those who helped make these presentations a reality!. BHS...
BURKEVILLE, TX
westcentralsbest.com

VPSO Arrest Report May 11-12, 2022

The following bookings were logged by the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office:. Esther Lundy, age 38, of Leesville, was arrested on a warrant for Commitment to Await Extradition to Jasper County, Texas. Joann McGuire, age 55, of Simpson, was arrested on a warrant for Commitment to Await Extradition to Miller County,...
LEESVILLE, LA
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DeRidder Teen Involved in Newton Country Wreck

KJAS in Jasper, TX, reports Burkeville Fire Department responded to a single-vehicle crash shortly before 8:00 a.m. Friday, May 13, 2022, on Highway 87 just south of Recreational Road 255 in the Mayflower Community. Texas Department of Public Safety Sergeant Shana Clark said that 17-year-old Hunter Patton, of Deridder, LA,...
DERIDDER, LA
Natchitoches Times

DemonSats cleared for space balloon launch at noon today

NATCHITOCHES –A team of Northwestern State University students presented their Flight Readiness Review (FRR) before the Louisiana Space Grant Consortium (LaSPACE) Monday, earning permission to launch their payload into space via sounding balloon. The DemonSats-3 team of Derek Dupre of Houma, Jordan Sensat of Pineville and Arianna Jackson of Mandeville, a student at Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts, integrated their payload onto the ACES-68 flight that will launch at around noon today from Ragley. The flight can be tracked at https://laspace.lsu.edu/laaces/flightinfo/?fname=ACES-68.
NATCHITOCHES, LA
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One person dead and another injured in crash east of Jasper

JASPER — One person is dead and another is undergoing treatment following a tragic one vehicle accident that occurred on Saturday evening east of Jasper, not far from Holly Springs. The volunteers of the East End Fire Department were dispatched to the location on Farm to Market Road 1408...
JASPER, TX
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DemonSats students get advanced training with space balloon launch

NATCHITOCHES, La. – A group of students from Northwestern State University and the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts attached a payload full of scientific equipment to a space balloon that launched with the ACES-68 flight in Ragley. The students -- Derek Dupre of Houma, Joshua Lambert...
RAGLEY, LA
KLTV

35-year-old man dies in Jasper County rollover wreck

JASPER COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - A 35-year-old man died in a one-vehicle rollover wreck that occurred alongside FM 1408 in Jasper County Saturday night. Sgt. Justin Ruiz with the Texas Department of Public Safety said the crash happened at about 7:15 p.m. Saturday. The preliminary crash report shows that Christian...
JASPER COUNTY, TX
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UPDATED - One person dead and another injured in crash east of Jasper

One person is dead and another is undergoing treatment following a tragic one vehicle accident that occurred on Saturday evening east of Jasper, not far from Holly Springs. The volunteers of the East End Fire Department were dispatched to the location on Farm to Market Road 1408 just north of Melohms Creek and Highway 190 shortly after 7:00 when it was reported that the accident had occurred.
JASPER, TX
Lake Charles American Press

Peggy Cooper Robertson

Peggy Cooper Robertson was born in DeQuincy, La., on April 26, 1942, and passed away May 14, 2022. Peggy was a graduate of DeQuincy High School and McNeese State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree. She received her master plus thirty. Peggy’s teaching career started in Starks, La., and she later transferred to DeQuincy Middle School. She retired in 1994 with over thirty years of service.
DEQUINCY, LA
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