Gary Wayne Creed

KAPLAN — A Kaplan man has been arrested and charged with six counts of distributing pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Next to MaxiMart in Abbeville, South Airport Road will be closed, starting next month for construction.

If you travel on South Airport Road, between La. 14 and Jacquelyn Street in Abbeville, mark on your calender Feb. 2. That is the day part of South Airport Road will close for 45 days. The section of the road that will be closed will be starting at La. 14 down to Karl Street – next to the old Villa and before the railroad track.
Starting in February, cell phones will not be allowed in courthouses in Vermilion and Acadia parishes. A court order recently was signed by Judge Marilyn Castile banning cell phones from the two courthouses. The district court in Lafayette Parish already does not allow cell phones.

Gary Wayne Creed

Next to MaxiMart in Abbeville, South Airport Road will be closed, starting next month for construction.

24 acres of land in Abbeville leased for drilling

The Louisiana Mineral and Energy Board collected more than $1.1 million during its February sale of mineral rights on state and local lands, according to results released recently.

Six people arrested in different Vermilion Parish drug busts

Jamie Wooten

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon and Chief Tony Hardy, the Vermilion / Municipal task force recently made following arrests for drug related offenses due to undercover operations conducted withi

Kaplan firefighters battle house fire

Kaplan firefighters battled a blaze on the 600 block of Guidry. It was later determined that chemicals and drug paraphernalia were found in the house. The interior was destroyed.

Kaplan firefighters and police were dispatched to a house fire at 608 N. Guidry in Kaplan last night.
On arrival, a large amount of smoke coming from the residence could be seen.

Silt building up in Abbeville Harbor and Terminal Boat Launch

It will cost the harbor and terminal just over $70,000 if they hire a contractor to dredge the boat launch slit in Intracoastal City.

The Abbeville Harbor and Terminal Boat Launch in Intracoastal City is having silt problems, making it a challenge for some boats to launch.

Soldiers enjoying Southern hospitality, food of Abbeville

David Bertrand, co-owner of Shucks, speaks to the soldiers before they eat.

All this week a group of men and women from all over the United States have been enjoying Abbeville - especially the food.

Car hits Cintas truck from behind between Abbeville, Maurice on La. 167

Abbeville firemen clean La. 167 after the accident. The front end of the compact car was damaged and the driver was taken to a hospital.

Traffic on La. 167, between Abbeville and Maurice, was backed up because of a two-vehicle accident Thursday morning at around 11 o'clock.

Abbeville skate park nearing completion

Construction of the skate park at A.A. Comeaux Park in Abbeville is nearly complete. Recent rain has held up the project.

Construction on the skate park in Abbeville is nearing completion.



Logan Goutierrez of Erath came off the bench and hit some big shots, including the game-winner with 14 seconds left.


Monette Bolden had 13 points in the win for Erath.

ERATH - The Erath Lady Bobcats (10-9 overall) had a great week of basketball this past week.


Mrs. Gregg Ryan Coyle

Miss Jennifer Langlinais and Gregg Ryan Coyle were joined in holy matrimony on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Abbeville.

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