A group of runners take off on the road behind Mt. Carmel school.

Sunday morning was perfect to run three miles through Abbeville neighborhoods and then feed your face full of beignets when you were done. That is what happened Sunday morning for the 2015 Beignet Boogie 5-K, 1 Mile walk held at Mt. Carmel/Vermilion Catholic schools.

Quentin Anthony Buford

CLANTON, Alabama — An Erath man is one of five people who was killed in a crash on an Alabama highway Saturday afternoon.

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.

A group of runners take off on the road behind Mt. Carmel school.

Quentin Anthony Buford

Gary Wayne Creed

More whooping cranes arrive in Gueydan

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) biologists have received a fifth cohort of juvenile whooping cranes at White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WCA) in Gueydan.

Man arrested for allegedly killing Erath woman

Ryan Duhon was arrested by the Sheriff's Office.

According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the investigation into the suspicious death of a 37-year-old Erath woman early Thursday morning has been determined to be a homicide after an a

Mobile home burns in Abbeville

Flames were coming out of the mobile home.

A 40-year old mobile home caught fire and burned completely in Abbeville at around 11:45 Friday morning.
No one was in the mobile home at the time of the fire.

Shrimp boat catches fire in Intracoastal City

The Seventh Ward Fire Department responded to a fire inside this shrimp boat. No one was injured.

The 7th Ward Vol. Fire Department responded to a boat fire in Intracoastal City on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 3:40 p.m.

Miguez to run for state representative, District 49

Blake Miguez

NEW IBERIA — Following the recent early resignation of State Representative Simone Champagne, Blake Miguez announced today that he will run in the special election to fill her unexpired term.



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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