Robert Crooms Jr.

Abbeville Police have arrested a man wanted in connection to the death of a Texas man.

Delcambre Mayor Pam Blakely

DELCAMBRE - The Delcambre aldermen rehired everyone in city hall and put them on a 90-day probational period to make sure they can do their job correctly. But the aldermen could not decide on who will be the town’s street commissioner.
DELCAMBRE — Finally after 10-plus years of talking about it, water meters are going to happen in 2017. The new Delcambre administration approved funding to supply water meters for commercial businesses and residents at Monday night’s meeting.

Patouts to receive philanthropy award

Paul and Pat Patout have been selected to receive the 2015 Leaders in Philanthropy Award.

Community Foundation of Acadiana (CFA) will honor Paul Patout and Patrick “Pat” Patout at its fifth-annual Leaders in Philanthropy Awards Luncheon Nov. 3 at the Cajundome Convention Center.

Erath residents ask officials questions about electrical bill

Jason Connor (middle) talks with Slemco representative Francis Delhomme. Looking over the chart is Lottie Granger Delagarza.

ERATH — The Erath City Council meeting was jam packed with residents who have questions about their electricity bills.

Abbeville High’s Brown recognized by Kiwanis Club

Pictured (L-R) are Abbeville High Principal Ivy Landry, Kam Antoine, Brown’s mother, Kavon Brown, Student of the Month, and Kiwanis President Mike Hardy.

As soon as he walked in the room, a guest at Tuesday’s Abbeville Kiwanis Club meeting, Abbeville High senior Kavon Brown shook the hand of everyone inside it.

Maurice looks to increase permit fees for culverts

The Maurice Board of Aldermen will discuss raising the permit fee for culverts.

MAURICE — As most people have noticed, prices have increased in almost every facet of day-to-day life.

Abbeville Rotary Club welcomes Koryn

Koryn Hawthorne speaks to the Abbeville Rotary Club.

Koryn Hawthorne’s journey on “The Voice” earlier this year captivated so many around the country.



Abbeville’s Tayla Willis (right) gets a clean block of a shot by Gueydan’s Ke’Ara Charles (13).

The Gueydan HoneyBears dodged a bullet in their opening game of the Coca-Cola VC Yuletide Tournament on Tuesday.


Kiyzer Israel Marceaux
A son, Kiyzer Israel Marceaux, was born, Thursday, December 22, 2016, at Abbeville General to Kymberly Paige Marceaux of Kaplan.

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