The North Vermilion Boys’ Court (Right to left): Hagen Riche, Logan Meaux, Seth Patin, Ty Desormeaux, Ean Trahan, Cole Latiolais, Bryon Turner, Devin Magnon, Diego Amador, Donald Comeaux, Cameron Touchet, Grant Baudoin. Not Pictured: Lane Broussard.

LEROY — Homecoming festivities have begun for North Vermilion High School and will conclude on Saturday, October 25. This year’s theme revolves around music. Patriots are “Tuning in to 201.4 PATS.”

Mike Clark (second from left), a foreman with Glenn Lege Construction, discusses the overlay project with (L-R) Abbeville Mayor Mark
Piazza, Councilman Brady Broussard Jr. and Police Juror Wayne Touchet.

Trying to do something alone can accomplish only so much, but joining with others can create endless possibilities. That idea has led to the much-needed repair of some streets in Abbeville.

Charles Campbell

Abbeville School Board Member Charles Campbell learned this past week that his opponent Lamondon Williams withdrew his name from the District F School Board race. With Lamondon’s withdrawal, Campbell is declared the winner.

The North Vermilion Boys’ Court (Right to left): Hagen Riche, Logan Meaux, Seth Patin, Ty Desormeaux, Ean Trahan, Cole Latiolais, Bryon Turner, Devin Magnon, Diego Amador, Donald Comeaux, Cameron Touchet, Grant Baudoin. Not Pictured: Lane Broussard.

Mike Clark (second from left), a foreman with Glenn Lege Construction, discusses the overlay project with (L-R) Abbeville Mayor Mark
Piazza, Councilman Brady Broussard Jr. and Police Juror Wayne Touchet.

Charles Campbell

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U.S. Army honors Kaplan's Dalton Rudd

Recently, Staff Sgt. Dalton Rudd of the U.S. Army was named as the Southern Region Medical Command’s Equal Opportunity Leader of the Year.

Covington man arrested in Vermilion Parish

Slidell Police say a Covington man has been arrested in Vermilion Parish, accused in the bar shootings in Slidell earlier this week.

Abbeville Mayor reflects on 2013

When it comes to the business of running a city, many things can happen during the course of a calender year.

Kaplan mayor talks about the 2013 year

As the book gets ready to close on 2013, Kaplan Mayor Kirk Champagne gave thought to the many accomplishments and challenges the city faced throughout the year.

Connor, Sanders win Abbeville Meridional coloring contest

Abigail Connor

Abigail Connor, 8, won the girls Meridional’s Coloring Contest for Christmas. She won a karoake machine from Radio Shack in Abbeville. Matthew Sanders, six, was the boys coloring contest winner.

The Robins have arrived in Vermilion Parish

When winter rolls around, some of us like to head to Colorado, Chicago or New York to see snow. The American Robin is opposite. The song birds fly south for the winter.

Trash trees get new life as ‘log deers’ in Abbeville

Viola and Allen Labry show off their unique reindeer directions.

One man's trash is another man's treasure, it is said.
It can also be said that one man's trash trees are another man's Christmas decorations. Allen Labry can certainly make that claim.

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Delcambre head coach Darcy Delcambre speaks to his team during a timeout earlier this season. The Panthers host district opponent Jeanerette Friday.

The Delcambre Panthers hope to rebound from a 28-point loss last week when they play the Jeanerette Tigers Friday.

Lifestyle

On their wedding day in 1964.

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Mr. and Mrs. Truman Abshire today.

Truman James Abshire and Lona Fay Hebert are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on October 17, 1964.

Obituaries

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Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at a 2:00 PM Mass of Christian Burial in St.

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