Tim Guidry

After a five-year battle with cancer, Tim Guidry lost his battle Thursday morning.

Nick Willis

The Vermilion Parish Grand Jury indicted former Abbeville High science teacher Nick Willis on five new counts of child molestation of a juvenile.
DELCAMBRE  – Shrimpers and crabbers learned about the newest regulations, techniques and equipment at a Louisiana Fisheries Forward meeting on Mar

Tim Guidry

Nick Willis

Abbeville celebrates MLK Day with parade

Dr. Daylon Taylor speaks at the Stump Service in Abbeville on Monday.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. famously had a dream that defined his legacy.

Watch Your Step out of Vermilion Parish Courthouse

This six-inch high step at the courthouse is creating a headache for the police jury. Some people have fallen because they forget the step is there after they walk out the door.

The step is only six inches high but some people are not seeing it as they leave the Vermilion Parish Courthouse.

AgCenter specialist, agent earn honors

LSU AgCenter rice specialist Dustin Harrell, left, and Dennis Burns, LSU AgCenter county agent in Tensas Parish, were honored Thursday (Jan. 15) at the National Conservation Systems Cotton and Rice Conference. Harrell received the Rice Researcher of the Year Award, and Burns was recognized as Precision Ag Researcher of the Year. (Photo by Bruce Schultz)

By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter

Vermilion narcotics agents arrest four


According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit made the following arrests for narcotics related offenses within the parish.

Kaplan native rises to CEO of Girl Scouts

Rachel Broussard is shown working at a retreat for Girls Scouts.

A Kaplan native is now one of the two highest ranking people in Girl Scouts of Louisiana.

Gueydan City Council gets swron in

Town of Gueydan officials were sworn in at the City Council meeting on Tuesday, January 6 at 6 p.m. at Gueydan City Hall by Justice of the Peace, Tim LeBlanc.



Vermilion Catholic’s Lady Eagles softball team starts the season in an unconventional way compared to most teams.


Stephen Meaux


One of Stephen Meaux’s documentaries is on crawfishing. Shown is Justin Stelly pulling in a crawfish cage during a filming.

Kaplan native and filmmaker, Stephen Meaux, embraces his roots by preserving them through documentaries.

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