Stephanie Funderburk

An Abbeville woman, who works as a Regional Coordinator for the Louisiana Department of Education, is facing some very serious charges.

Anne Sagrera after the Boston Marathon a year ago.

Anne Sagrera wants to run in the Boston Marathon on Monday. Running 26.2 miles is hard enough, but to run it in a place where two bombs went off a year ago and killed three people and injured 250 others makes it extremely hard.
The brackets for the 2014 softball season have finally been released and for the first time in a long time six of the seven schools in Vermilion Parish are headed to the playoffs.

Stephanie Funderburk

Anne Sagrera after the Boston Marathon a year ago.

Kaplan students, parents protest transfer of their principal Laura LeBeouf

Former Kaplan Principal Laura LeBeouf (in neck brace) made an appearance at the rally. Her students came and greeted her.

KAPLAN — Thursday morning, Kaplan High students and parents held a demonstration in front of Kaplan High School to protest the transfer of their principal Laura LeBeouf.

Two bodies found in burning vehicle in Vermilion Parish

A large burned area remains Wednesday morning after the Maurice Fire Department put out the fire. When the fire was out, they learned there were two bodies inside. The vehicle was located on Claude Road, off La. 699.

According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon, at approximately 1 am this morning Sheriff’s deputies responded to a vehicle fire on Claude Road, just south of Maurice.

State recognizes Abbeville General as 2013 Safe Sleep Champion Hospital

L - R Heidi Barras RN, Diane Steiner RN, OB Nurse Manager, Dr. Loreen Karaine, pediatrician , Christine Cornell, Louisiana Office of Public Health, Stephanie Guerceo RN, Tina Faulk, Education Coordinator, Denise Noel, RN Chief Nursing Officer

Abbeville General Hospital was recently recognized as a 2013 Louisiana Safe Sleep Champion Hospital by the State of Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals.



The Vermilion Eagles are the U7 C.Y.SA. Parish Soccer Champs.
Front Row: William Simon, Gabe Boudreaux, Jackson Trahan, Ty LeBlanc, Ryder Broussard, Nathan Stoker
Back Row: Coach Colby Broussard, Luke McClain, Alexander Marceaux, John Fontenot, Aiden Bertrand, Coach Brent Trahan


The Vermilion Eagles are the U10 C.Y.SA. Parish Soccer Champs.
Front Row: Allen McClain, Colin Broussard, Collin Hulin
Middle Row: Jayden Miller, Aiden Broussard, Zach Broussard, Evan Chiasson, Caleb Broussard, E.J. Chiasson III, Alex Golden, Ashton Bellaire, Conner Golden and Coach Colby Broussard


Mrs. Dawn Menard Stelly

Dawn Menard of Forked Island, Louisiana, and Jamie Stelly of Forked Island were united in matrimony at the V.F.F. Hall in Kaplan, Louisiana, on April 12, 2014.

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