When God Tears Down a Wall…

On the night of August 24th, a line of severe thunderstorms ripped through our community. The storms caused power outages, downed limbs, and widespread debris across several towns. Luckily, no one was hurt. But our beloved Heywood Building was, unfortunately, a casualty of nature.

Summer Construction Update (Photo Gallery)

Construction continues in earnest to reclaim the history Heywood Building on Main Street in Jennings! Thanks so much to all the generous donors who are making this feat possible!

Construction Update (Photo Gallery)

We began work on Tuesday, Feb 10th on the north wall of the Heywood Building. As you can see, the fa├žade of the building looks completely different without the distinctive black Carrara Glass!

Construction Has Begun! (Photo Gallery)

Construction began this week to restore the exterior of the Heywood Building! Efforts are being made to salvage and reuse as much of the original black glass as possible

KLFY-10 News: Iconic Building in Jennings May be Destroyed (Video)

A century old building in Jennings has been in danger of being demolished. The iconic Heywood building has been a part of Jennings since 1903, there were plans to demolish the building back in August but since then one former city leader has stepped in saying not so fast.