Dylan Crawford

During the past week, the Abbeville Police Department has made arrests and investigated narcotics complaints.
LAFAYETTE – Louisiana State Police Investigators continue to actively search for the remaining, wanted fugitives of the Gremlins Criminal Gang. On February 3, 2016, Investigators received reliable information Darren Carter and Travis Cooper were in the Grand Coteau area in St. Landry Parish.

Kaplan’s Julius Johnson (in black and white) is hoping to win the state title in the 182-pound weight class. He finished second last year in the same weight class.

The North Vermilion Patriots and Kaplan Pirates wrestling teams have a total of 17 wrestlers who are seeded at this weekend’s All-State Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Wrestling State at the CenturyLink in Bossier City. North Vermilion has 10 wrestlers who are seeded in 14 weight classes. Kaplan has seven.

Dylan Crawford

Kaplan’s Julius Johnson (in black and white) is hoping to win the state title in the 182-pound weight class. He finished second last year in the same weight class.

Abbeville Council discusses turn signal on John Hardy

There is currently no left turn signal from John Hardy to the By-Pass.

As far as Abbeville Councilman Francis Touchet Jr. is concerned, when citizens bring a concern to him, he is going to in turn bring it to the table for the rest of the council.

Cecil Picard Elementary awarded for academics

The Picard family, along with school officials took a group photo.

Cecil Picard Elementary in Maurice was awarded for the school’s academic achievement of being awarded an “A” rating by the Louisiana Department of Education, which places the K-5 elementary in Verm

Cheaper rates coming in 2017 as Abbeville renews electrical contract

Councilman Francis Touchet Jr., Constellation’s Mitch Poindexter, Mayor Mark Piazza, Constellation’s William Zednik, Councilman Francis Plaisance and Councilman Brady Broussard Jr., take part in signing the city’s new electrical contract extension.

When it comes to electricity in the City of Abbeville, a good deal just got better.

North Vermilion High students route to dance at National Competition

Showing off their moves during a recent NV basketball game are: Katelyn Cormier, Bailey Landry, Sarah Vice, Kaitlyn Theriot, Ajah Cox, Ann-Kathryn Dartez and Alli LeBlanc. Photo by Beverly Vincent

The North Vermilion High School Dance Team will be competing in their second National Dance Team Competition this weekend in Orlando, Fla.

Editorial: For a six pack of beer

We don’t know about you, but we are tired hearing about how bad things are in Louisiana. Anybody with a lick of sense knows the state is in dire financial circumstances.

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Kaplan’s Julius Johnson (in black and white) is hoping to win the state title in the 182-pound weight class. He finished second last year in the same weight class.

The North Vermilion Patriots and Kaplan Pirates wrestling teams have a total of 17 wrestlers who are seeded at this weekend’s All-State Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Wrestling State at the CenturyLink in Bossi

Lifestyle

Otto Bertrand of Abbeville celebrated his 91st birthday on January 31st at his home with family and friends. Everyone enjoyed cake and ice cream for the party. He is married to Neila Bertrand.

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