Financial blog, Nerdwallet, crunched the numbers and the results are in: Abbeville is among the top three cities on the rise in Louisiana.
After hearing from those on both sides of the discussion, the Abbeville City Council adopted an ordinance Tuesday that will limit smoking in certain areas of the city.

Megon Derouen of Abbeville

The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit made the following arrests for narcotics related offenses within the parish and is still looking for another who fled police after a high-speed chase.

Megon Derouen of Abbeville


Cajuns fall to Creighton, 76-66

Cajuns fall 76-66 in heartbreaking opening round of NCAA tourney

Alas, the Cajuns dance is over so soon. The Cajuns fall to the Creighton Blue Jays, 76-66.

Is there oil under Abbeville?

Is there oil under the city of Abbeville? That is the million-dollar question some are hoping to answer in the next couple of years.

Nasty bacteria found in Boston Canal in Vermilion Parish

The Boston Canal, located south of Henry, is a popular fishing and boating canal.

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) discovered there is a nasty bacteria in the Boston Canal and wants to get rid of it.



Gueydan coaches giving instruction during the game versus South Cameron

The Gueydan Bears are hobbling into their week three matchup versus the Sacred Heart Trojans.
During a 28-0 loss to Grand Lake last week, the Bears suffered a bevy of injuries.


Mrs. Phillip Michael LeBlanc

Makenzie Lynne Chaumont and Phillip Michael LeBlanc, both 23, exhanged wedding vows during at 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at St. Luke Simpson Methodist Church.


LAFAYETTE — Funeral Services for Oliver Curley Broussard age 85, will be held Tuesday September 16, 2014 at 1:30PM in David Funeral Home with Deacon Cody Miller officiating.

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