The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

LEROY - The North Vermilion defense could not stop Erath tailback Elijah Mitchell in Erath’s 34-0 district victory over the Patriots. But the bigger story of the night was the Bobcats’ defense. While Mitchell got his yards, 259 yards and three touchdowns, it was the defense that may be the unsung heroes.
LAFAYETTE – The Acadiana Planning Commission, One Acadiana, and LEDA will host a regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment in Lafayette.

Piles of storm debris like this one have been picked up. The Police Jury is looking to complete all pick-up in the parish soon.

Flood debris collection efforts throughout Vermilion Parish are approaching their final passes. All residents that were impacted by the recent flooding are strongly encouraged to finalize clean up and clean out efforts before flood debris collection comes to a close.

The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

Piles of storm debris like this one have been picked up. The Police Jury is looking to complete all pick-up in the parish soon.

Abbeville officials support military museum as state cuts loom

The Louisiana Military Hall of Fame and Museum is located at the Chris Crusta Memorial Airport in Abbeville.

Officials in Abbeville have spoken often about the pride of having the Louisiana Military Hall of Fame and Museum located in the city.

School bus loaded with children broad sided by truck this morning

School bus 150 was hit broadside and then pushed into a ditch at the intersection of La. 82 and Jane Street (behind McDonalds), north of Abbeville.

A Vermilion Parish school bus, loaded with 27 children, was struck broadside at around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

Rezoning will not happen this year

The Vermilion Parish School Board is expected to push back rezoning for another year, based on a letter School Board President Anthony Fontana sent to his board members on Friday.

Bill aims to help educate caregivers

You or someone you know is caring for an aging parent or loved one.
The numbers back that up, as AARP estimates there are 660,000 people in Louisiana who are doing so.

Maurice youth repair vandalized park

Students shovel dirt at Maurice Park Thursday afternoon as they help repair damage caused to the park earlier in the week.

MAURICE — Vandalism that occurred Monday night at Maurice Park showed that people can be thoughtless with their actions.

Kaplan four-year-old has died

Samantha Babineaux | Nathaniel Trahan

KAPLAN — Samantha Babineaux and Nathaniel Trahan were arrested by Kaplan Police for the beating of Babineaux's four-year-old son.
The child has died because of his injuries.

Maurice park vandalized

The driver made ruts in multiple spots at the park. Maurice Mayor Wayne
Theriot said an estimate to repair the damage will be $3,000.

MAURICE — An area designed for Village of Maurice families to enjoy had a different look Tuesday morning.

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Channing Spears rushed for 72 yards for Abbeville.

Abbeville High interim head football coach Kevin Kern is still scratching his head trying to figure out what is wrong with the Wildcats.

Lifestyle

The Abbeville High School 2016 Dance Team includes (bottom)Halle Theall, Tori Vaughn (Lieutenant), Skyler Guerra (Co-Captain), Olivia Frederick (Captain), Shatavia Levy (Co-Captain), Chelsea Baudoin (middle) Zahamaria Harrison, Tyre'Anna Saddler, Markisha Williams, Terriona Matthews, Dontrielle Comeaux, Lena Washington (top)Megan Mouton, Brooklyn Guerra, Cha'lisa Duhon, Knia'mya Williams, Tre'jae Baudoin, and Coriana Willis

The Abbeville High School 2016 Dance Team includes (bottom)Halle Theall, Tori Vaughn (Lieutenant), Skyler Guerra (Co-Captain), Olivia Frederick (Captain), Shatavia Levy (Co-Captain), Chelsea Baudoi

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