Kevin Moody

LAFAYETTE - Businessman Kevin Moody has been named the winner of the 2014 Civic Cup award. The Civic Cup award was started in 1933 by the Lafayette Young Men’s Business Club. For the past 81 years, the award has been given to an individual who has made significant contributions to the community.

Area ladies recently took the pledge to support the newly launched Faith House campaign “No more Violence No more Silence. Attending a luncheon at River Oaks in Lafayette are front row from left, Stephanie LeBlanc and Hannah Theriot. Back row, Kathy Richard, Bonnie Hebert, Debra Harrington, Judy LeBlanc, Dana LeBlanc, Tammy Broussard and Melinda Smith.

Faith House is a nonprofit organization that helps victims of domestic violence and their children. Domestic Violence affects women of all education, social, and economic levels, all ages, all religions and all ethnic groups. It is the single most frequent cause of injury to women in this country.
Get your calender out parents and children because Halloween in Vermilion Parish is getting confusing. The rest of the United States will be celebrating Halloween on Oct. 31, which is a Friday. But in Vermilion Parish, you will have two days to celebrate Halloween.

Kevin Moody

Area ladies recently took the pledge to support the newly launched Faith House campaign “No more Violence No more Silence. Attending a luncheon at River Oaks in Lafayette are front row from left, Stephanie LeBlanc and Hannah Theriot. Back row, Kathy Richard, Bonnie Hebert, Debra Harrington, Judy LeBlanc, Dana LeBlanc, Tammy Broussard and Melinda Smith.

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Plenty VC fans watched the Eagles fly high

There is no official number to say how many people were at Saturday’s game cheering on the Vermilion Catholic Eagles, but the unofficial number is close to 2,700.

VC captures state title with 63-18 win

NEW ORLEANS - For the first time in 10 years, the Vermilion Catholic Eagles are the 2013 Division IV State Champions behind a record-setting performance.

Louisiana farmers waiting on the new Farm Bill

BATON ROUGE . – As congress moves toward its holiday recess, Louisiana farmers are left waiting to see what the new year will bring in terms of a new farm bill.

Give blood in Vermilion Parish this month

This holiday season, United Blood Services, Sterling Automotive Group and Townsquare Media are asking area residents to remember the “Reasons for the Season” – local hospital patients.

VC players leave for New Orleans

The moment may not match the electricity that will be in the Superdome Saturday when the top-seeded Vermilion Catholic Eagles kickoff the Division IV championship game, but Thursday’s send-off for

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Kaplan offense against the Erath defense during a game last season.

A battle between two of the top three teams in District 6-3A will take place tonight when the Erath Bobcats travel to play the Kaplan Pirates.

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.

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