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.

Abbeville gun fire leads to one man being arrested

Clarence Matthews

The Abbeville Police were able to arrest one man who was allegedly seen shooting back and forth at another car Tuesday evening on Putnam Street in Abbeville.

Kaplan High got a taste if big time football recruiting

The Kaplan High coaches are with Jalen Bates when he signs.

Kaplan High has experienced college football coaches recruiting players in the past but nothing like what they went through with senior Jalen Bates.

Two Abbeville men arrested after chase

Davenport

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit made the following arrests for narcotics related offenses within the parish.

Abbeville Police to hold checkpoint

On the night of Friday, Feb. 6, the Abbeville Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint looking for impaired drivers.

Jazzing Up Cafeteria Food

Ruth Berry of Erath High works along side Celebrity Chef Holly Clegg during Tuesday’s program. Clegg was at Abbeville High School to teach school cooks on ways to make meals more tastier. Today she will be at North Vermilion High School to show school cooks how to jazz up school meals.

One way to try and make school cafeteria food tastier is to bring in a top-notch chef to jazz it up.
The Vermilion Parish School District is doing exactly that.

Two boat launches in Vermilion recognized

Abbeville Mayor Mark Piazza (in red jacket) and the Abbeville Harbor and Terminal District President Tim Creswell cut the grand opening ribbon at the Abbeville Boat launch on Tuesday morning. The boat launch is located next to the La. 14 Bypass Bridge coming into Abbeville. City, parish and state officials were on hand for the ribbon cutting.

Two Vermilion Parish public boat launches were recognized Tuesday morning by officials who had a part in building them.

Teen gets 40-year sentence in man’s death

Reco Antonio Davis

Judge Edward Broussard recently sentenced Reco Antonio Davis in connection to the death that occurred three years ago of a man in Abbeville.

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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

Mrs. James Martin Miller II

Miss Jana R. Bergeron and Mr. James Martin Miller II, both of Maurice, were joined in holy matrimony during a ceremony held on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at St.

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