Wayne Theriot will return as mayor of Maurice after no one qualified to run against him. Theriot is in his final year of his first term as mayor of Maurice. He will begin his second term in January of 2015.

The protection levee will be far from the jail.

By the end of 2014, the Vermilion Parish Law Enforcement Center is expected to have a strange looking wall around it and it will be built not to keep the prisoners in. The main objective of the wall is to keep storm surge water out of the prison.

21-year-old Jamon Johnson Jr.

The Abbeville Police Department is warning businesses and people that there are counterfeit bills circulating in Abbeville. The Abbeville Police Department located different counterfeit bills in the city over the last two weeks The police department received complaints about counterfeit $20 bills and $100 bills.

The protection levee will be far from the jail.

21-year-old Jamon Johnson Jr.

Donate your beads to Arc of Vermilion

Mardi Gras is over, you braved the cold weather and you caught beads and lots of them because you were one of the only ones catching beads in the 32 degree, wet weather on Tuesday.

24 acres of land in Abbeville leased for drilling

The Louisiana Mineral and Energy Board collected more than $1.1 million during its February sale of mineral rights on state and local lands, according to results released recently.

Six people arrested in different Vermilion Parish drug busts

Jamie Wooten

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

Kaplan firefighters battle house fire

Kaplan firefighters battled a blaze on the 600 block of Guidry. It was later determined that chemicals and drug paraphernalia were found in the house. The interior was destroyed.

Kaplan firefighters and police were dispatched to a house fire at 608 N. Guidry in Kaplan last night.
On arrival, a large amount of smoke coming from the residence could be seen.



The Patriot football team for photo day 2014. North Vermilion plays Kaplan for the Jamboree Aug. 29.

The North Vermilion High School Patriot football team plays in a tough district that does not make it easy to win.


Ashley Domingue and Charles Hunter

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Domingue of Kaplan, La. along with Ms. Tina Newman and Mr. Charles L. Hunter, Sr. of Lake Charles, La.

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