MAURICE — Like most everything else in life, the expenses of running a fire department have grown since the early 1970s.
In ‘71, the day-to-day expenses for the Maurice Volunteer Fire Department sat at $11,215.20. That grew to just under $80,000 by 2011. A fire truck purchased in ‘67 cost $19,500 versus $290,000 this year. Insurance ballooned f... full story
Task forces arrest four for drug offenses According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, Chief Tony Hardy and Chief Boyd Adams, the Vermilion / Municipal task force made following arrests recently for drug related offenses.
- Randall Gary (do...
Agents looking for whooping crane's slayer BATON ROUGE – Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials are looking for leads regarding a whooping crane that was found...
Abbeville Arrest Report: April 29 - May 13 Stephain Brailey
Charge: Felon Possession of Firearm (3 counts)
Charge: Possession of Firearm with Obliterated Number
Charge: Resisting an Officer
Charge: Illegal Possession ...
Kaplan Police Report Chief Boyd Adams advises officers investigated the following:
Alarm on the 100 block of S. Cushing.
Loose dog on the 1200 block of W. Seventh.
Disturbance on the 400 block of W. Veterans ...
Abbeville Arrest Report: April 22-29 Tamiya R.
Charge: Possession of Marijuana
Charge: Warrant Arrest
Vermilion Catholic spring ends positively If they had been playing a full game, the Vermilion Catholic Eagles would’ve been up 35-7 at halftime.
Still, for a spring game, that’s no small feat. The players only have a handful of days’ worth...
Lotief pleased with spring performance Things went pretty well for Kaplan as they took on Catholic High in New Iberia Thursday night. The Pirates’ coach, Stephen Lotief, said he saw a lot of things that, while not surprising, showed pro...
Eagles host Opelousas Catholic Thursday With a cloudless, blue sky and green grass on the field, Vermilion Catholic started its week of spring practice Monday.
A Thursday night game against Opelousas Catholic will be the first test of wh...
Indian Bayou Elementary is very proud to announce the May Students of the Month. Students are selected by their teachers for being respectful, responsible, and safe. Pictured from left to right on the front row are Carter Faulk, Rece Gyles, Cole Brigola, Ethan Lemaire, and Jacob Romero. Pictured on the back row from left to right are Cassidy Grosse, Nick Trahan, Allen Savoy, and Sophia Stuckey. Not pictured is Isabella Reaux, preK Student of the Month.
DeHart and Richard exchange vows On the evening of Saturday, April 20, 2013, Tillie DeHart and Jacob Richard were united in marriage on Navarre Beach in Florida. The ceremony was officiated by the minister, John Scott.
The bride i...
Jeb Daniel Bouillion
December 1, 1980 ~ May 12, 2013
Jeb Daniel Bouillion, a man who inspired immense and abundant love in the world around him, passed away on May 12, 2013. He was 32 years old, and will live on forev...
Ed Greene April 3, 1937 ~ May 14, 2013
KAPLAN — Ed passed away May 14, 2013 after a long and courageous battle with lung cancer. He was 76 years old. The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 18, 2...
Whitney Allen Jr. January 8, 1985 - May 11, 2013
Abbeville -Funeral services for Whitney Allen Jr. is scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Pleasant Green Baptist Church - 822 I. J. Joiner Street in A...