Quintylan Richard

The man accused of shooting Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Deputy Allen Bares Jr. exactly two years ago today will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

The Vermilion Parish School Board has decided not to start a pilot program to allow cell phones on the campus of Abbeville High or any other high school in the parish.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

ERATH — Law enforcement moved one step closer to finding Tyler Lauran Domingue of Youngsville. Deputies from the Vermilion Parish and Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Offices recovered a submerged car south of Erath. The Pontiac Grand Am is believed to be connected to a 2014 cold case.

Quintylan Richard

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

‘Let’s Shine Vermilion’

New chamber president Dr. Anita Carrere accepts an award from outgoing chamber president Sammy Frioux during the banquet.

The Vermilion Parish Chamber of Commerce, which has been around for 96 years, is taking a positive approach to the upcoming year by adopting the theme “Lets Shine Vermilion.”

Abbeville Police looking for two shooting suspects

The Abbeville Police are searching for this man. If you recognize him, call 893-2511.

Abbeville Police are actively looking for two suspects involved in a weekend shooting.

‘We still have dreams’

E.I. Sullivan, pastor at Mt. Triumph Baptist Church in Abbeville, serves as the guest speaker of the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration in Abbeville.

Linked hand in hand, dozens gathered Monday morning to take part in what is a highlight of Abbeville’s celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the annual “Stump Service.”

Familiar Police Jury in Vermilion Parish

In the photo are (left to right) police jury attorney Paul Moresi III, jurors Sandrus Stelly, Leon Broussard, Pervis Gaspard, Cloris Boudreaux, Paul Bourgeois, Mark Poché, Errol Domingues, Jason Picard, Dane Hebert, Wayne Touchet, Nathan Granger and Kevin Sagrera. Sitting left to right are jurors Ron Darby and Ronald Menard. Linda Duhon is the parish administrator.

There are a lot of familiar faces on the new Vermilion Parish Police Jury.
At Monday night’s police jury meeting, the new board took over. Out of the 14, 13 are returning police jurors.

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Sports

Claire Meyers signs on the dotted line and will now be a Ragin Cajun track athlete. In the photo with her are her father Kevin and mother Monica. Her track coaches Mya Touchet and Casey Meador.

Claire Meyers will continue the Meyers family tradition of playing sports for the UL-Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns.

Lifestyle

Mrs. James Martin Miller II

Miss Jana R. Bergeron and Mr. James Martin Miller II, both of Maurice, were joined in holy matrimony during a ceremony held on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at St.

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