Les Miles, the former LSU head coach

The Les Miles era in Baton Rouge has reportedly come to an end. A day after LSU fell to 2-2 with an 18-13 loss at Auburn, the Baton Rouge Advocate first reported that Miles has been fired as head coach. The news has since been confirmed by several other outlets.

The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

LEROY - The North Vermilion defense could not stop Erath tailback Elijah Mitchell in Erath’s 34-0 district victory over the Patriots. But the bigger story of the night was the Bobcats’ defense. While Mitchell got his yards, 259 yards and three touchdowns, it was the defense that may be the unsung heroes.
LAFAYETTE – The Acadiana Planning Commission, One Acadiana, and LEDA will host a regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment in Lafayette.

Les Miles, the former LSU head coach

The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

Remembering Sonny Mouton

I’ve known many people who opposed Sonny Mouton politically, but I’ve never met anyone who didn’t like him.

Stork brings Kaplan couple huge surprise

Little Brooks Major Hebert was born exactly 30 days after his mother found out she was pregnant.

Most couples usually have up to 40 weeks to prepare for a new addition to their family.

Abbeville wins Clean City contest

Seated LGCF District III Director- Ruth Delhomme, Georgie Petitjean, Cleanest City District Judge, Mayor Mark Piazza, Kathy Tell, Jennifer Granger, Cleanest City Contest District Judges.Standing: Gwen Lanoux, Abbeville Garden Club, Francis Touchet, Francis Plaisance, Brady Broussard,Jr., Councilmen Sandra Creswell,Liz Gremillion, Patsy Hebert, members of the Abbeville Garden Club.

After taking a year off from competition, the City of Abbeville made a return to the Cleanest City Contest in a big way, by winning the district title.

State Fire Marshal investigating possible arson in Abbeville

The home is located on Graceland Avenue, near the corner of St. Peter Avenue in Abbeville. Investigators are working the fire as an arson case, according to State Fire Marshal Butch Browning.

Members of the Abbeville Fire Department responded to a fire on Graceland Avenue early Wednesday morning.

More than 600 attend Vermilion Job Fair

More than 600 job seekers attended the four-hour job fair.

People looking for jobs took a positive step Wednesday in making that a reality.

Fire near Kaplan claims man’s life

First responders discovered Broussard in the car port area after putting out the fire.

Officials are continuing an investigation into a residential fire near Kaplan that claimed a man’s life.



Channing Spears rushed for 72 yards for Abbeville.

Abbeville High interim head football coach Kevin Kern is still scratching his head trying to figure out what is wrong with the Wildcats.


The winners in the Miss (17-23 year old) Division were (left to right) Brooke Comeaux, 3rd Runner Up; Gabrielle Guilbeau, 4th Runner Up; Ashlee Guilbeau, 2015 LA Cattle Festival Queen; Victoria Roussel, 2016 LA Cattle Festival Queen and Photogenic; Kali Dore, 1st Runner Up; Emily Husband, 2nd Runner Up and Shelby Santaigo, Miss Congenialty.


The winners in the Teen (14-16 Year old) Division were Courtlyn Johnson, 2nd Runner Up; Maci Bergeron, 1st Runner Up and Photogenic; Payton Broussard, 2016 LA Teen Cattle Festival Queenand Cassie Aloisio-2015 LA Teen Cattle Festival Queen.

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