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.

Gang tackling for VC are David Trappey (32), Peyton Theriot (37) and a group of other defenders.

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles continue to roll through District 7-1A and on Friday, Highland Baptist Bears became their latest victim. The Eagles, now 6-1, and winners of six in a row, cruised to an impressive 46-20 Homecoming victory over Highland. The Eagles dominated the Bears in almost every category.

When the wind blows over a garbage can, who cleans the garbage if the owner of the can refuses?

Jackie Hebert had a unique question for the Vermilion Parish Police Jury on Wednesday. “Who is responsible for picking up loose garbage that flies out of a trash can along side of the road?” Is the answer: A. The owner of the trash can B: The landowner where the garbage flew on to C: The Police Jury

Charles Campbell

Gang tackling for VC are David Trappey (32), Peyton Theriot (37) and a group of other defenders.

When the wind blows over a garbage can, who cleans the garbage if the owner of the can refuses?

Scoreboard

VC cruises to a homecoming victory

Gang tackling for VC are David Trappey (32), Peyton Theriot (37) and a group of other defenders.

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles continue to roll through District 7-1A and on Friday, Highland Baptist Bears became their latest victim.

VC's Homecoming Court

The 2014 VC Homecoming Court

Here are members of the 2014 Vermilion Catholic Homecoming Court: Back row:- Audrey Blaire, Lexi Langlinais, Queen Ashailee Brailey, Maci Ardoin, Kirsten Broussard: Front Row- Halie Wright, Lilly C

Erath ends boil advisory for water

The Louisiana Board of Health informed the town of Erath at 11 a.m. Thursday that its last water sample passed, ending the five-day boil advisory.

Sounds on the Square today in Abbeville

The Envies will perform this evening at Sounds on the Square.

A local act will be front and center this evening when the Envies take the stage for Sounds on the Square.

Touchet's Bar in Vermilion Parish is place for cracklin cook-off on Saturday

Holding up his cracklins is Clarence “T-Boy” Desormeaux (right). Also in the photo are Derek Touchet (left) and his father, Calvin Touchet (middle).

Cooking cracklins is not just about throwing raw pigskin into hot grease and watching it fry. There is an art to it that most people do not know unless they have mastered it.

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Sports

BALDWIN- The Kaplan Pirates are streaking.
The team wrapped up their fifth consecutive victory with a 48-7 thumping of West St. Mary.

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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