LSU Ag Center Agent Andrew Granger (left) stands with the top three livestock judging teams in Louisiana. The state champion team is made up of (middle) Jade Herpin (Kaplan High) (with cap) from Kaplan High, Shelbi Picard (Abbeville High) and Brett Lee (VC). On the end are John Gordy Broussard (Kaplan High), Seth Suire (Kaplan High) and not pictured is Victoria Frederick (Abbeville High). They finished third.
Lana Fontentot, the executive director of SLCC Foundation, is handed a check from Rotarian President Jim Russo. The check is to the support the Rotarian’s Chester Broussard Memorial Scholarship for SLCC students. Also in the picture are Rotarians (left to to right) Robert Greer, Karl Weill, Fontenot, Russo, Pam Trahan and Johnny Choate.
The Rotary Club of Abbeville is memorializing a former Rotarian while also helping South Louisiana Community College students in Vermilion Parish.
In the last two weeks, three people have died on the highways of Vermilion Parish, in vehicle crashes.
Killed in recent vehicle accidents were:
MAURICE -- Bars in the Village of Maurice will soon close at 2 a.m.