After hearing from those on both sides of the discussion, the Abbeville City Council adopted an ordinance Tuesday that will limit smoking in certain areas of the city.

Megon Derouen of Abbeville

The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit made the following arrests for narcotics related offenses within the parish and is still looking for another who fled police after a high-speed chase.

Roland Bernard III

On the morning of 9/14/14 at approximately 03:00 AM, the Abbeville Police Department responded to Jade’s Lounge which is located at Graceland Ave. and North Miles Street for the complaint of shots fired.

Megon Derouen of Abbeville

Roland Bernard III


Road closures around Acadiana

Deputies are posted at EVERY overpass on Highway 90 in Iberia Parish diverting traffic around the overpasses due to the weather conditions.

Vermilion Parish Teachers of the Year named

Elementary Teacher of the Year: Pictured are (Left to right) Superintendent Jerome Puyau, Herod Assistant Principal Angela Godwin, 2014-15 Vermilion Parish Elementary Teacher of the Year Katie Villien, Herod Principal Errin Robinson Landry and Assistant Superintendent Paul Hebert.

The week of January 13, 2014, Vermilion Parish leaders Jerome Puyau and Paul Hebert traveled to three area schools to announce the 2014-15 Vermilion Parish Teachers of the Year.



Gueydan coaches giving instruction during the game versus South Cameron

The Gueydan Bears are hobbling into their week three matchup versus the Sacred Heart Trojans.
During a 28-0 loss to Grand Lake last week, the Bears suffered a bevy of injuries.


Mrs. Phillip Michael LeBlanc

Makenzie Lynne Chaumont and Phillip Michael LeBlanc, both 23, exhanged wedding vows during at 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at St. Luke Simpson Methodist Church.


LAFAYETTE — Funeral Services for Oliver Curley Broussard age 85, will be held Tuesday September 16, 2014 at 1:30PM in David Funeral Home with Deacon Cody Miller officiating.

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