Kavan Broussard

A high-speed chase through Abbeville on Tuesday ended when a black Dodge Charger ran off the road and struck a culvert on Mike Street, near the Winn-Dixie parking lot, Abbeville Police said.

Rhonda Venissat, the mother of Kaitlin, walks around with a carved piece of wood with a picture of her daughter.

GUEYDAN - Kaitlin Elizabeth Venissat was what some considered the perfect child. Her mother Rhonda Leger Venissat would agree. “She is the perfect kid,” said Rhonda on Sunday night. “I loved her personality, because she could laugh at herself. That meant a lot to me.”

The inside of the new North Vermilion Middle School gym.

LEROY - The way it looks, North Vermilion Middle School will not be 100 percent complete until next year.

Kavan Broussard

Rhonda Venissat, the mother of Kaitlin, walks around with a carved piece of wood with a picture of her daughter.

The inside of the new North Vermilion Middle School gym.

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Coastal constitutional amendment passes House unanimously

Rep. Simone Champagne

BATON ROUGE – With overwhelming help from the House, Representative Simone Champagne (R-Jeanerette) is closer to offering a constitutional amendment to ensure fines imposed under the federal Clean

Traffic stop in Delcambre leads to finding crystal meth in vehicle

Drugs allegedly found during a traffic stop.

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics division recently made the following arrests for drug related offenses due to undercover operations conducted within

Vermilion Parish loses former state rep Mickey Frith

Mickey Frith passed away Tuesday night.

Former Vermilion Parish State Representative and educator Mickey Frith passed away Tuesday night after a long illness.
He was 71 years old.

Pile of trash in Maurice still there

MAURICE - Despite the Vermilion Parish Police Jury agreeing to pick up the pile of trash, the pile of trash has yet to be removed along side of La. 92 in the city limits of Maurice.

Toby Walker to run for sheriff in Vermilion Parish

Toby Walker

Toby Walker announces that he is campaigning for the office of Sheriff in Vermilion Parish. Toby was born and raised in New Iberia and is a 1988 graduate of New Iberia Senior High School.

Vermilion’s Armentor among LSU AgCenter experts recognized at recent state meeting

Award winners at the Louisiana Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences were: Carolyn Robinson, agent in East Carroll Parish, Continued Excellence Award; Shatonia McCarthy, area nutrition agent in Calcasieu Parish, the Betty Jane Fairchild Award; Mandy Armentor, LEAFCS president; Cathy Agan, nutrition agent in Quachita Parish, the School Wellness Award; Robin Landry, nutrition agent in Assumption Parish, the Maxine Reeves Award. (Photo by Johnny Morgan)

VIDALIA – Louisiana Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences members presented awards and introduced the 2014-2015 officers during their annual meeting in Vidalia on May 7-9.

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Lanie Breaux takes a free throw during the game Monday night against Delcambre.

The North Vermilion Girls Basketball Tournament began Monday with four games on the slate.

Lifestyle

Zuri Lee Sellers
A daughter, Zuri Lee Sellers, was born Monday, November 3, 2014, at Abbeville General Hospital, to Amber Paige Sellers from Abbeville.

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