The North Vermilion Boys’ Court (Right to left): Hagen Riche, Logan Meaux, Seth Patin, Ty Desormeaux, Ean Trahan, Cole Latiolais, Bryon Turner, Devin Magnon, Diego Amador, Donald Comeaux, Cameron Touchet, Grant Baudoin. Not Pictured: Lane Broussard.

LEROY — Homecoming festivities have begun for North Vermilion High School and will conclude on Saturday, October 25. This year’s theme revolves around music. Patriots are “Tuning in to 201.4 PATS.”

Mike Clark (second from left), a foreman with Glenn Lege Construction, discusses the overlay project with (L-R) Abbeville Mayor Mark
Piazza, Councilman Brady Broussard Jr. and Police Juror Wayne Touchet.

Trying to do something alone can accomplish only so much, but joining with others can create endless possibilities. That idea has led to the much-needed repair of some streets in Abbeville.

Charles Campbell

Abbeville School Board Member Charles Campbell learned this past week that his opponent Lamondon Williams withdrew his name from the District F School Board race. With Lamondon’s withdrawal, Campbell is declared the winner.

The North Vermilion Boys’ Court (Right to left): Hagen Riche, Logan Meaux, Seth Patin, Ty Desormeaux, Ean Trahan, Cole Latiolais, Bryon Turner, Devin Magnon, Diego Amador, Donald Comeaux, Cameron Touchet, Grant Baudoin. Not Pictured: Lane Broussard.

Mike Clark (second from left), a foreman with Glenn Lege Construction, discusses the overlay project with (L-R) Abbeville Mayor Mark
Piazza, Councilman Brady Broussard Jr. and Police Juror Wayne Touchet.

Charles Campbell

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Looking out for Louisiana coastline

Rep. Champagne

BATON ROUGE – Representative Simone Champagne (R-Jeanerette) is seeking a constitutional amendment to ensure fines imposed under the federal Clean Water Act following the Deepwater Horizon oil spil

Vermilion Catholic growing with enrollment rising the last few years

Twenty-two VC seniors recently received scholarship offers from UL Lafayette. The students (in alphabetical order) are: Andre Bertrand, Drake Broussard, Claire David, Andrea Delhommer, Danielle Dubois, Linsdey Franz, Whitney Freeland, Katie Frith, Brennan Gallet, Emily Husband, Ellen Lanlinais, Danielle Laperouse, Shay LaPorte, Tyler Lege, Connor Menard, Emma Noel, Collin Primeaux, Trey Ryder, Nathaniel Silar, Ana Leah Tribaldos, Kaylee White, and James Williams.

Vermilion Catholic is not a new a school, so it is difficult to say it is up-and-coming.

Kaplan band teacher arrested

Alex Hilliard

Kaplan Police investigated allegations of improper contact between a Kaplan High School teacher and a student.

Vermilion Parish Task Force arrest five

Jaylin Veney

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon and Chief Tony Hardy, the Vermilion / Municipal task force recently made following arrests for drug related offenses due to undercover operations conducted withi

Erath's Dozier Elementary moves forward with purchasing iPads

Each year, Dozier Elementary’s technology committee applies for grants locally and nationally. This past fall, Dozier submitted a proposal for technology resources to be used by the students to the Erath 4th of July Association. Recently, Erath 4th of July Association President Robert B. Vincent and board members were on hand to present the grant money awarded for the submitted proposal. In the past five years, the group has donated a total of $10,700 toward Dozier Elementary’s “Eye on Tech” campaign. Pictured at the 2013-14 grant presentation are Dozier Elementary Principal Karla Toups, board member Stephanie Broussard, board president Robert B. Vincent, and board members Peggy and John Earl LeBlanc.

ERATH - When new school leaders Karla Toups and Natalie Hebert began their journey at Dozier Elementary in 2009, they sat with (part time) tech specialist Stacy Bodin to discuss the role technology

Two locals run in Boston Marathon

Jonathan Granger, a Delcambre native, completed the Boston Marathon this past Monday.

Two local runners completed the Boston Marathon on Monday and finished with impressive times.

Ag industry ‘not getting any younger’

Errol Domingues speaks to the Kiwanis Club.

Agriculture remains a vital part of Vermilion Parish, with a large portion of experienced farmers making that happen.

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Sports

BALDWIN- The Kaplan Pirates are streaking.
The team wrapped up their fifth consecutive victory with a 48-7 thumping of West St. Mary.

Lifestyle

On their wedding day in 1964.

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Mr. and Mrs. Truman Abshire today.

Truman James Abshire and Lona Fay Hebert are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on October 17, 1964.

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