Based on the newly released assessment numbers, things are good in Vermilion Parish. Vermilion Parish Assessor, Gabe Marceaux, released the overall numbers at a recent police jury meeting. The numbers show property values in Vermilion Parish are very strong.
A vehicle fire occurred in the driveway of a home in Kaplan early Tuesday morning. The Ford truck is owned by Kissan Judge. The fire burned the vehicle and parts of the carport. No one was injured in the fire.

Theriot Field at A.A. Comeaux Park in Abbeville

There will likely be a new director of the Abbeville Parks and Recreation Department by this time next week. The Abbeville City Council will interview five finalists prior to next Tuesday’s regular council meeting.

Theriot Field at A.A. Comeaux Park in Abbeville

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Gueydan Homecoming Court

GUEYDAN COURT - Here is the court, (left to right) Leah Clement, Emily Gaspard, Erin Johnson, Chelsea Primeaux, K’Eara Charles, Paige Trahan, Sydney Zaunbrecher, Allyssa Hanks, Terri Lewis, Kayl

Erath High Homecoming Court

The members of the 2014 Erath High Homecoming Court are Raleigh Toups, Chelsey Huval, Sarah Watson, Tori Barras, Brooke Langlinais, Kaitlyn Goutierrez, Jenna Harrington, Tori Menard, Alix Puyau and

Truck catches fire in Kaplan

A vehicle fire occurred in the driveway of a home in Kaplan early Tuesday morning. The Ford truck is owned by Kissan Judge. The fire burned the vehicle and parts of the carport.

Abbeville Arrest Report: Sept. 1-8

Kim Paul Boudreaux
(Male)
DOB: 7/25/1960
Charge: Aggravated Assault With a Firearm

Sy P. Broussard
(Male)
DOB: 6/15/1971
Charge: Contempt of Court

VC holds off Erath comeback

Emile Trahan of VC and Erath’s Ross Granger and Zach Broussard (7) go up for the ball. Trahan came down with the catch.

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles hung on to beat the Erath Bobcats 35-30 Friday in a shoot out.

Cooking With Heart

Mary Harris (left) and Kenneth Brent Moore prepare a meal Friday morning at the St. Mary Magdalen Christian Service Center’s soup kitchen. Harris, the head cook, has prepared nearly 60,000 hot meals this year.

If food can feed the soul, then it makes sense that the cooking would come from the heart.

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Sports

The Gueydan Bears get ready for their game last Friday versus Sacred Heart of Ville Platte.

he Gueydan Bears are hoping to get their first win in their homecoming game Friday night versus North Central.

Lifestyle

Kendrik Shamar Stelly
A son, Kendrik Shamar Stelly, was born Saturday, September 13, 2014, at Abbeville General Hospital to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wayne Stelly Jr.

Obituaries

ABBEVILLE — Funeral services for Ronald “Big Daddy” Oubre Sr., 68, will be held Tuesday September 23, 2014 at 2:00PM at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Abbeville with FR.

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