The Abbeville Police seized this mobile home.

The Abbeville Police have warned the owner of the property at 700 E. Oak Street, off Graceland Avenue to stop the criminal activity on the property or else. Well, the criminal activity allegedly continued and the Abbeville Police enforced the “or else.”
More than 80 people gathered Tuesday evening in Abbeville with the goal to devise steps to answer growing concerns with crime. City officials met with residents at Visions of Hope, located in the old Herod High School building.
With big elections slated for October, Vermilion Parish is peppered with political signs at the moment. Unfortunately for some candidates, there are not as many signs as originally intended.

The Abbeville Police seized this mobile home.

Still no answer as to what is causing problem at Maurice's Pelican Pointe

Haz Mat crews are searching through the Pelican Pointe building in Maurice to find what could be causing a leak.

State Police held a press conference at Pelican Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center to update the public why residents are still not allowed back to the facility as of noon on Monday.

Another leak at Maurice nursing home; residents evacuated

The Maurice Volunteer FIre Department were on scene looking for the leak.

For the second time in 48 hours, elderly residents had to be moved Sunday afternoon after the carbon monoxide alarm sounded in Pelican Pointe in Maurice.

Gas leak in Maurice nursing home; no one injured

MAURICE - With the temperature at 45 degrees outside, crews worked to get more than 100 residents of a Vermilion Parish nursing home back inside after a carbon monoxide scare.

VC takes care of Houma Christian, 54-21

VC cornerback Andre Girouard (12) tries to bring down Houma Christian quarterback Drake Battaglia.

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles had no trouble beating the Houma Christian Warriors, 54-21, in the first round of the Division IV playoffs.

Commercial fishing boat catches fire in Intracoastal City

Meaux/Nunez firefighter Joe Appling and Abbeville firefighter Trevor Brailey work to extinguish the blaze.

Fire Department from around Vermilion Parish responded Wednesday evening to a report of fire onboard a 167-foot commercial fishing vessel.




The 2014 La. Cattle Festival royalty will be giving up their crown next month.

The Louisiana Cattle Festival is in search of young ladies of all ages and young men ages 0-4 to enter their pageants to be held on September 12 and 13, 2015 at the Abbeville High Auditorium.

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