A local family recently brought a cake as a thank you to the Abbeville Police Department.

The Savoy family brought a cake to the Abbeville Police Department Tuesday afternoon, a cake decorated with a simple message. “We Love You.”
At a committee meeting Monday evening, School Superintendent Jerome Puyau explained to the School Board members about the letter that was recently received from the Louisiana Legislative Auditor. Puyau went over each recommendation the auditor wrote in the letter and explained to the board members what each one meant.

Leslie Guidry

An Abbeville woman faces charges after she allegedly waved a gun at an ARC of Vermilion bus Monday afternoon. Abbeville Police booked Leslie Guidry for Aggravated Assault with a Firearm early Tuesday morning. She turned herself in Tuesday after police issued a warrant Monday evening.

A local family recently brought a cake as a thank you to the Abbeville Police Department.

Leslie Guidry

Vermilion Chamber, F.U.E.L. holding school supply drive

The school supply drive will run through Aug. 13.

With a little more than a month until kids head back to class, the business community in Vermilion Parish is working to assure the school year begins positively for all students.

Gueydan brothers win national 4-H film festival award

Ty Zaunbrecher, right, and Clay Zaunbrecher pose with professional actress Erica Ibsen after Ibsen conducted a workshop on acting. The activities were part of the National 4-H Film Festival in St. Louis. The brothers submitted the video “Somewhere Over the Bayou,” which won an award at the festival. (Photo by Randy LaBauve, LSU AgCenter)

By Randy LaBauve, LSU AgCenter



Evan Dubois warms up before a recent 29er game.

The vacations are over and now it’s time to get back to work for the Gulf Coast Bank 29er American Legion team.


Gertie and Cap Bodin today


Parents of the groom, Francis and Emily Bodin; bride and groom, Cap and Gertie Hebert Bodin; and parents of the bride, Presley “Boni” and Lilly Hebert are pictured on June 24, 1956.

On Friday, June 24, 2016, Erath natives Larson “Cap” Bodin and the former Gertie Hebert celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

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