Quintylan Richard

The man accused of shooting Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Deputy Allen Bares Jr. exactly two years ago today will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

The Vermilion Parish School Board has decided not to start a pilot program to allow cell phones on the campus of Abbeville High or any other high school in the parish.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

ERATH — Law enforcement moved one step closer to finding Tyler Lauran Domingue of Youngsville. Deputies from the Vermilion Parish and Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Offices recovered a submerged car south of Erath. The Pontiac Grand Am is believed to be connected to a 2014 cold case.

Quintylan Richard

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

Mount Carmel launching Capital Campaign Tuesday

Sister Janet LeBlanc, Mount Carmel President, (left) and Mount
Carmel Principal Jackie Trahan show off plans for the school’s
Capital Campaign.

The steps to a bright future for Mount Carmel Elementary will begin next week.
The school is officially kicking off its Capital Campaign, a three-year fundraising venture, next week.

Vermilion/Municipal Task Force arrests Abbeville man

Jamie Vallery

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the Vermilion Municipal and Sheriff’s Narcotics Task Force made the following arrests for narcotics related offenses within the parish.

Deshotel to be appointed new bishop

Most Rev. J. Douglas Deshotel

The Diocese of Lafayette has announced that Most Rev. J. Douglas Deshotel has been appointed to succeed Most Rev. Michael Jarrell, DD as bishop of the diocese.

Abbeville Arrest Report: Feb. 6-15

Brian Anthony Ardoin
(Male)
DOB: 7/19/1989
Charge: Disturbing the Peace - Public Intoxication
Charge: Battery of a Police Officer
Charge: Resisting an Officer

Rayne Police looking for suspect in armed robbery

Rayne Police are looking for this suspect in connection to an armed robbery that occurred on Feb. 16.

RAYNE — Rayne Police are seeking assistance in identifying the black male shown in the attached photo.

Erath couple married on Rachael Ray Show

Watch Hunter Tribe, wearing his new glasses, get on one knee and propose to his future wife, Brittney Reed of Erath on Monday’s Rachael Ray Show.

NEW YORK — According to Rachael Ray’s website, an Erath woman gets a big surprise on the “Rachael Ray Show” this Monday when she thinks she’s only at the show to be with her boyfriend, Erath’s Hun

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Sports

Claire Meyers signs on the dotted line and will now be a Ragin Cajun track athlete. In the photo with her are her father Kevin and mother Monica. Her track coaches Mya Touchet and Casey Meador.

Claire Meyers will continue the Meyers family tradition of playing sports for the UL-Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns.

Lifestyle

Adrian Jude Duhon
A son, Adrian Jude Duhon, was born Monday, June 20, 2016, at Abbeville General to Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Jude Duhon of Abbeville.

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