Quintylan Richard

The man accused of shooting Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Deputy Allen Bares Jr. exactly two years ago today will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

The Vermilion Parish School Board has decided not to start a pilot program to allow cell phones on the campus of Abbeville High or any other high school in the parish.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

ERATH — Law enforcement moved one step closer to finding Tyler Lauran Domingue of Youngsville. Deputies from the Vermilion Parish and Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Offices recovered a submerged car south of Erath. The Pontiac Grand Am is believed to be connected to a 2014 cold case.

Quintylan Richard

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

Four out of five arrested in Abbeville beating

John Hebert III

The Abbeville Police Department has now arrested four out of the five suspects who allegedly brutally beat someone, sending the victim to the intensive care unit and having to be put on a respira

Five teams make high school softball playoffs

Meeting at the pitcher’s mound for Kaplan Wednesday against Celcilia are Kailey LeJeune, Abby Trahan, Lindsey Schexnailder, Olivia Trahan, Olivia Gabor and Lexi Breaux

Five local softball teams have landed in the LHSAA softball playoffs, announced Thursday afternoon.
Four out of the five will have home games, while Gueydan will be on the road.

Abbeville's Koryn reaches Top 10

Abbeville’s own Koryn Hawthorne sings the song “Stronger” by Kelly Clarkson last Monday. Koryn is expected to sing again on Monday. It is unknown what will be her next song.

Country singer and coach Blake Shelton nailed it when he welcomed Abbeville’s Koryn Hawthorne to the Top 10 of The Voice.

Electrofishing gives students look at fish diversity

(Photo by Tobie Blanchard)
A. Raynie Harlan, a research associate in the LSU College of Agriculture’s School of Renewable Natural Resources, returns from taking a group of students electrofishing on Lake Maurepas. The students, from left, are Ryan Gary, Matthew Repp, Geoffrey Rhode and Aaron Christie. Christie is securing the anodes that are used to send electrical currents through the water and temporarily stun the fish.

By Tobie Blanchard
LSU AgCenter

Abbeville Arrest Report: April 5-13

Corey Michael Champagne
DOB: 7/12/1996
Charge: Contributing to Delinquency of a Juvenile (3 counts)
Charge: Criminal Mischief

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Sports

Claire Meyers signs on the dotted line and will now be a Ragin Cajun track athlete. In the photo with her are her father Kevin and mother Monica. Her track coaches Mya Touchet and Casey Meador.

Claire Meyers will continue the Meyers family tradition of playing sports for the UL-Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns.

Lifestyle

Mrs. James Martin Miller II

Miss Jana R. Bergeron and Mr. James Martin Miller II, both of Maurice, were joined in holy matrimony during a ceremony held on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at St.

Obituaries

ERATH — A Mass of Christian Burial for Chasitie Nichole Campbell, 20, will be 10:00AM Saturday June 25, 2016 in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church with Father Bill Melancon officiating.

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