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Trampoline gym coming to Denham Springs

Trampoline gym coming to Denham Springs

A Louisiana entrepreneur is revamping a shopping center in downtown Denham Springs with a trampoline park and other potential retailers....
Denham Springs trying to identify blighted property in recovering neighborhoods

Denham Springs trying to identify blighted property in recovering neighborhoods

A casual visitor who dropped into Denham Springs might never know that three-quarters of the city's structures flooded in August 2016....
In Livingston Parish, three towns still doing business in temporary quarters a year after flood

In Livingston Parish, three towns still doing business in temporary quarters a year after flood

The mayor of French Settlement and two aldermen took their seats Wednesday night at a folding table in a partitioned storage shed behind the town hall....
Candidates for Denham Springs City Council at-large seat cite need for business development, more family-friendly activities

Candidates for Denham Springs City Council at-large seat cite need for business development, more family-friendly activities

DENHAM SPRINGS — The six candidates for the one open seat on the Denham Springs City Council addressed during a debate Thursday a desire to bring more business to the...
Denham Springs could get reimbursed for its 10 percent of flood costs

Denham Springs could get reimbursed for its 10 percent of flood costs

The city of Denham Springs will apply for federal dollars to reimburse its ten percent cost share with the Federal Emergency Management Agency for projects undertaken after the...
Denham Springs writing its 1st emergency plan -- and wants to include Cajun Navy

Denham Springs writing its 1st emergency plan -- and wants to include Cajun Navy

When days of heavy rain flooded Denham Springs in August 2016, the city had no written emergency plan to follow....
6 face off in special election for Denham Springs City Council seat

6 face off in special election for Denham Springs City Council seat

Drainage and flood recovery are top priorities for candidates trying to claim an open seat on the Denham Springs City Council....
Sarita's Grill & Cantina in Denham Springs: No NFL games on our TVs 'until further notice'

Sarita's Grill & Cantina in Denham Springs: No NFL games on our TVs 'until further notice'

Another Louisiana eatery, this one in Denham Springs, has announced it will no longer televise NFL football after many players staged a protest during the national anthem on...
Denham Springs family grieves heart-breaking loss of boy struck by truck, killed after buying ice cream

Denham Springs family grieves heart-breaking loss of boy struck by truck, killed after buying ice cream

An excited child’s rush to get an ice cream sandwich late Wednesday afternoon ended in his tragic death when he darted in front of a vehicle on the narrow street...
Tyre Golmond breaks record as Denham Springs wins thriller; Woodlawn posts victory

Tyre Golmond breaks record as Denham Springs wins thriller; Woodlawn posts victory

Denham Springs running back Tyre Golmond rushed for 110 yards, breaking the school’s career rushing record, and the Yellow Jackets got a 34-yard field goal from Jose Ortega with...
At Livingston Parish elementary school, seating choices help open young minds to learning

At Livingston Parish elementary school, seating choices help open young minds to learning

At Juban Parc Elementary School, desks are totally last year....
U.S. Housing Secretary Ben Carson touring Denham Springs flood recovery Monday afternoon, to visit New Orleans Tuesday

U.S. Housing Secretary Ben Carson touring Denham Springs flood recovery Monday afternoon, to visit New Orleans Tuesday

Dr. Ben Carson, the secretary of the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, will visit areas of flood-damaged Denham Springs Monday afternoon before heading to New...
Lawsuits target I-12 median wall, embankment in flooding but getting state to pay is no sure bet

Lawsuits target I-12 median wall, embankment in flooding but getting state to pay is no sure bet

A class action lawsuit filed decades ago that argued the state built Interstate 12 in such a way as to exacerbate flooding in the Florida parishes led to a $91.8...
Denham Springs man accused of contractor fraud, sheriff's office says

Denham Springs man accused of contractor fraud, sheriff's office says

A Denham Springs man is accused of taking $1,190 from a woman to replace the windows in her flooded home, but never starting the work, according to an East Baton...
Latest on Covington killing: Victim from Denham Springs; 4th homicide there since 2006

Latest on Covington killing: Victim from Denham Springs; 4th homicide there since 2006

A man found shot to death inside a car in Covington early Wednesday has been identified as 26-year-old Antoine Collar of Denham Springs, according to police....
Luxury complex Palms at Juban Lakes starting construction next week

Luxury complex Palms at Juban Lakes starting construction next week

Work is set to begin next week on The Palms at Juban Lakes, a $24.5 million 144-unit luxury apartment development in Denham Springs....
Lack of responses from flooded families to state survey could mean fewer aid dollars

Lack of responses from flooded families to state survey could mean fewer aid dollars

Several weeks after the state launched a survey to connect with flood-affected families, only a fraction of people from inundated areas have responded....