Ty Zaunbrecher

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is pleased to announce the members of the 2015-2016 National Youth Preparedness Council.

Koryn sits on the Cleveland bench long before singing the national anthem last week.

Koryn Hawthorne is expected to have a busy summer, which is great news for the 17-year-old singing sensation. “It will be a busy, busy summer,” said Hawthorne. “It beats sitting at home.”

The actors stand next to the Chevy Impala owned by Alvin Vallot from Vermilion Parish.

One road in Vermilion Parish is fast becoming the place to live on if you want to be a TV star. Between Erath and Abbeville, off of La. 14, there is a road known as Gross Isle Road, which is a rural road with a handful of houses.

Ty Zaunbrecher

Koryn sits on the Cleveland bench long before singing the national anthem last week.

The actors stand next to the Chevy Impala owned by Alvin Vallot from Vermilion Parish.

Kaplan goes Hollywood

Crew members work on a scene for “The Quarry” Monday afternoon at the Sunnyside Motel in Kaplan. The HBO crew will be filming in the city through this Saturday.

KAPLAN — When the series “The Quarry” debuts on Cimemax early next year, local viewers may recognize some of the scenery.

Ty Zaunbrecher elected to serve on Youth Preparedness Council

Ty Zaunbrecher

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is pleased to announce the members of the 2015-2016 National Youth Preparedness Council.

Abbeivlle's Koryn expects to have busy summer

Koryn sits on the Cleveland bench long before singing the national anthem last week.

Koryn Hawthorne is expected to have a busy summer, which is great news for the 17-year-old singing sensation.

Gross Isle Road in Vermilion now has two TV stars

The actors stand next to the Chevy Impala owned by Alvin Vallot from Vermilion Parish.

One road in Vermilion Parish is fast becoming the place to live on if you want to be a TV star.

Vermilion Parish teachers saying bye-bye to the profession

There were 77 teachers in the parish who either retired or resigned this year.

How education has changed over the last five years when it comes to teacher retirements and resignations in Vermilion Parish.

Daylily Festival in Abbeville big success again

Sharon Hebert (left) of Erath sales a daylily plant.

Once again, the Abbeville Daylily Festival was a success Saturday.
Before it opened Saturday, there were almost 100 people lined up ready to enter Magdalen Square.

One shot in drive-by shooting in Abbeville

Kolby Mitchell was arrested by the police for the shooting.

One man has been arrested and the Abbeville Police are searching for another man wanted in a drive-by shooting Friday off of Graceland Street.

What is being built in Maurice?

The new business is being built on the corner of highways 167 and 92 in Maurice.

MAURICE — Thousands who pass daily through the Village of Maurice will notice work being done near the corner of U.S. Highway 167 and La. Hwy. 92.

No slowing down Vermilion Honor Guard

The Honor Guard at a Memorial Day ceremony.

There is no slowing down for the Vermilion Parish Honor Guard of Kaplan American Legion Post 271.

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Sports

Gueydan’s Cheyenne Lacomb earned a spot on the All-District First Team in a utility spot.

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VC’s Bella Doucet earned first team All-District honors in the outfield.

Thirteen total Vermilion Parish softball players earned a spot on either the first or second teams in District 7-1A.

Lifestyle

Mrs. Jake Touchet

Miss Anne Maria LeBlanc of Abbeville and Mr. Jake Joseph Touchet of Erath, were joined in holy matrimony on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Abbeville.

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