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The Broussard family stands proud of their work during the lemonade stand benefit and graciously hands over a donation check to MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Broussard sisters come together for a cause after father’s diagnosis

Nine year old Aubrey Broussard and seven year old Gemma Broussard are two inspiring girls who wanted to help others. When their dad, Chip, was diagnosed with Melanoma two years ago, his daughters and wife Leslie were initially saddened by the news, as was he. The couple took on a lot in a short period of time, but managed to balance home life as well as hospital visits and treatments.

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CYT Vermilion Campers learn about musical theater

CYT (Christian Youth Theater) Vermilion Campers experienced a fun-filled week learning musical theater skills resulting in a showcase performance for family and friends. The campers learned how to treat individuals with respect, developed character traits including discipline, self-confidence, and integrity, bringing families together through the use of individual talents and abilities while sharing the love of Christ in word and deed.

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Dardar - Leonards united in holy matrimony

Alexandra Nicole Dardar and Christopher August Leonards were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony during a 6:30 p.m. ceremony on July 26, 2019 at St. Edmonds Catholic Church in Lafayette, LA. Father Gilbert Dutel officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Susan and Clayton Dardar of Abbeville, LA. Her grandparents are the late Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Trahan of Maurice, Louisiana and Mr. and Mrs. Oris Charles Dardar of Golden Meadow, LA.

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Mrs. Kenneth Guidry

Miss Kyla Hargrave becomes Mrs. Kenneth Guidry

Kyla Hargrave of Kaplan and Kenneth Guidry of Pecan Island were united in marriage during a ceremony that was held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Manor in St. Martinville.
The bride is the daughter of Keith Hargrave and Kathy Harrington of Kaplan. Her grandparents are Vernice and the late Leo Harrington of Kaplan and the late Ewill and Audrey Hargrave of Kaplan.

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Miss Hannah LeBlanc and Mr. Drew Baudoin

Hannah LeBlanc & Drew Baudoin announce engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Jude LeBlanc of Abbeville are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Miss Hannah Elizabeth LeBlanc to Mr. Drew Thomas Baudoin.
Hannah is the granddaughter of the late Marvin LeBlanc and Ruby LeBlanc of Abbeville, and the late E.H. Husband and Dorethea Husband of Abbeville.
She is a 2013 graduate of Vermilion Catholic High School in Abbeville, LA. She attended ULL and received a Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science with a minor in Health in 2018. She is currently employed by The Vermilion Parish School Board.



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