Gary Wayne Creed

KAPLAN — A Kaplan man has been arrested and charged with six counts of distributing pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Next to MaxiMart in Abbeville, South Airport Road will be closed, starting next month for construction.

If you travel on South Airport Road, between La. 14 and Jacquelyn Street in Abbeville, mark on your calender Feb. 2. That is the day part of South Airport Road will close for 45 days. The section of the road that will be closed will be starting at La. 14 down to Karl Street – next to the old Villa and before the railroad track.
Starting in February, cell phones will not be allowed in courthouses in Vermilion and Acadia parishes. A court order recently was signed by Judge Marilyn Castile banning cell phones from the two courthouses. The district court in Lafayette Parish already does not allow cell phones.

Gary Wayne Creed

Next to MaxiMart in Abbeville, South Airport Road will be closed, starting next month for construction.

Mom of Kaitlin Venissat says her daughter was the perfect child

Rhonda Venissat, the mother of Kaitlin, walks around with a carved piece of wood with a picture of her daughter.

GUEYDAN - Kaitlin Elizabeth Venissat was what some considered the perfect child.
Her mother Rhonda Leger Venissat would agree.

Acadiana veterans enjoy duck hunt thanks to volunteers

Christopher Brandon Sullivan (left) and Russell Dayneaux.

Russell Dayneaux and Christopher Brandon Sullivan’s duck hunt Thursday morning, located south of Intracoastal City, was not your typical duck hunt.

Volunteers help make "Hero Hunts' possible

These men volunteered to make two veterans happy by providing them a duck hunt this past week.

Individuals and companies are stepping up to make Hero Hunts possible.

An overturned tractor trailer kills a Maurice man

Russell Charles's sugar cane truck flipped over. (Photo courtesy of KATC)

NEW IBERIA - Louisiana State Troopers responded to a single vehicle crash on US 90 near LA Highway 668 near Jeanerette around 7 a.m. on Friday.

Falgout ready to help grow economy in Vermilion Parish

Anne Falgout speaks to members of the Abbeville Kiwanis Club.

After the sun has risen and established itself over the landscape of Vermilion Parish on a given day, Anne Falgout notices vehicle after vehicle heading north on Highway 167.

Abbeville man killed offshore

Jerrel "Bubba" Hancock

The explosion that occurred Thursday afternoon on a rig about 12 miles offshore near the mouth of the Mississippi River claimed the life of Jerrel “Bubba” Hancock, 24, of Abbeville.



Logan Goutierrez of Erath came off the bench and hit some big shots, including the game-winner with 14 seconds left.


Monette Bolden had 13 points in the win for Erath.

ERATH - The Erath Lady Bobcats (10-9 overall) had a great week of basketball this past week.


Mrs. Gregg Ryan Coyle

Miss Jennifer Langlinais and Gregg Ryan Coyle were joined in holy matrimony on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Abbeville.

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