Doctors diagnosed Kayli Thibodeaux, now 17, with leukemia when she was 7 years old.

LEROY — When the North Vermilion Patriots play host to Episcopal of Baton Rouge this Friday, there will undoubtedly be plenty of tough players on the field. The toughest person in the stadium, however, may just be one who is on the sideline cheering.
Three beautiful murals now welcome residents and visitors into downtown Kaplan. They can be seen on the east side of Cusing Boulevard.
On the November 4 ballot, the City of Kaplan will be asking voters to renew half of the 6.11 operating millage for property taxes. “I want everyone to be made aware this is NOT a property tax increase,” said Kaplan Mayor Kirk Champagne. “It is just a renewal. Everything will be exactly as it was before.”

Doctors diagnosed Kayli Thibodeaux, now 17, with leukemia when she was 7 years old.

Kaplan Police Report

Kaplan Chief Boyd Adams advises officers investigated the following:
September 19
Traffic accident on the 1200 block of N. Herpin.
Theft on the 500 block of Saltzman.

Local state reps not fans of Common Core

Rep. Simone Champagne

There has been a lot of anguish concerning the Common Core Standards and the curriculum adopted by individual districts across the state of Louisiana.

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Sports

VC quarterback Gage Trahan (9) throwing to Payton Trahan. Gage completed four of nine passes for 89 yards.

LAFAYETTE – The Vermilion Catholic Screamin’ Eagles have work to do – nothing that can't be addressed, but work to do nonetheless – after dropping a 12-6 decision to Opelousas Catholic on Thursday

Lifestyle

Ashley Domingue and Charles Hunter

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Domingue of Kaplan, La. along with Ms. Tina Newman and Mr. Charles L. Hunter, Sr. of Lake Charles, La.

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