Mayci Breaux was buried on Monday..

FRANKLIN — Hundreds of mourners filed into the Church of the Assumption this morning for the service celebrating the life of Mayci Breaux, 21, one of two women fatally shot Thursday at The Grand 16 movie theater in Lafayette.

One day these 19 acres on the north side of Abbeville will be full of homes.

On the northern part of Abbeville along Jane Street (the old quarter mile road), there is construction taking place to create something that has never been built in Abbeville.
The Abbeville Police Department has received multiple complaints from citizens who stated that they have received phone calls from someone claiming to be from the IRS.

Mayci Breaux was buried on Monday..

One day these 19 acres on the north side of Abbeville will be full of homes.

Vermilion Parish has 6th best graduation rate

Vermilion Parish School District has the sixth ranked four-year high school graduation rate in the state, based on the numbers released by the Louisiana Department of Education.

Pecan Island cattle farmer passes away

Bryan Veazey

The Vermilion Parish cattle industry has lost one of its own with the passing of Bryan Veazey.
Veazey, 64, of Pecan Island passed away last Friday, April 3.

Louisiana ag economy grows to $12.7 billion in 2014

Planting corn at the LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research and Extension Center in Alexandria. (Photo by Craig Gautreaux)

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana agriculture as a whole contributed $12.7 billion to the state’s economy in 2014, as reported in the 2014 Ag Summary from the LSU AgCenter, which was released today online.

Abbeville mural nearly complete

This is the side view of the mural being painted on the Abbeville City Hall building. The mural is an image of an accordion.

Muralist Robert Dafford has nearly completed his work on Abbeville City Hall.
“It should take three or four more days,” Dafford said Thursday afternoon.

State Police work fatal crash in Vermilion Parish

Troopers from LSP Troop I responded to the morning’s first crash shortly after 1:00 am on LA 330 approximately 2 miles south of Jean Road.  Preliminary investigation revealed that the crash occurre



Owen Stutes makes a catch in the outfield for QSA.


Christen Migues beats out the throw at first base for a single against Welsh. (photo by Sadie Suire)

ERATH - The QSA 10-and-under All-Stars were in a win or go home situation Sunday afternoon in the third day of the Pony Regional Tournament.


The 2015-2016 Eagleline includes (top to bottom) Madison Hebert (Jr.), Gabrielle Davis (Fr.), Catherine Romaine (Fr.), Hannah Trahan (Soph.), Michelle Noel (Coach), Avery Hebert (Fr.), Molly Landry (Fr.), Laura Landry (Jr.),Abbey Hebert (Jr.), Bailey Mire (Fr.), Meredith David (Soph.), Madison Landry (Sr./Secretary-Treasurer), Caroline Landry (Sr./Captain), Cailin Trahan (Sr./Co-Captain), Anne-Marie Marceaux (Sr.)

The Vermilion Catholic Eagleline attended Universal Dance Association camp held at the Crowne Plaza in Baton Rouge June 22-25.

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