Drugs and a pistol found after a car chase.

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit made the following arrest for narcotics related offenses within the parish.
BATON ROUGE – Louisiana consumers may need to pay close attention to sales and promotions on food items needed for Thanksgiving dinner this year.

Santa will be in Erath on Friday.

ERATH - The town of Erath and the Erath 4th of July Association would like to invite everyone to attend the 3rd Annual Lighting of the Christmas Lights. This year’s lighting ceremony will take place on Friday, November 28th at 6:30 PM in front of Erath City Hall. The city hall is located at 115 West Edwards Street.

Drugs and a pistol found after a car chase.

Santa will be in Erath on Friday.


Les Dames de Geudyan Host Homecoming Tea

The Les Dames de Gueydan hosted the 2014 Gueydan High School 2014 Homecoming Tea held at the home of Nancy Hensgens on Sunday, September 21. Attending the Tea are members front row from left, Brandy Vallo, Danielle Zaunbrecher, Judy LeBlanc and Tammy Broussard, Back row Stacie Dupree, Tisha Broussard, Angie LeBlanc, Nancy Hensgens, Tammy Richard and Brandy Broussard.

GUEYDAN - Continuing with Gueydan High School and Les Dames de Gueydan tradition, the women’s organization hosted the GHS Homecoming Tea.

Save Lake Peigneur wins its lawsuit

NEW IBERIA - Judge Keith Comeaux of the 16th Judicial District Court based in New Iberia reversed the decision of the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources (LDNR) to issue a Coastal Use Permit

Kaplan High homecoming court

The 2014 Kaplan High School Homecoming Court includes (sitting) Madison Duhon, Taylor Lange, Olivia Gabor, Kamron Williams and Destiny Touchet (standing) Kailey LeJeune, Maria Briolo, Caroline Touchet, Victoria Dubois and Dayne Bass.
The game is Friday at home, starting at 7 p.m.

Gueydan Homecoming Court

GUEYDAN COURT - The 2014 Gueydan High School Homecoming Court enjoyed a recent afternoon tea at the home of Rep. Bob and Nancy Hensgens.

Erath High Homecoming Court

The members of the 2014 Erath High Homecoming Court are Raleigh Toups, Chelsey Huval, Sarah Watson, Tori Barras, Brooke Langlinais, Kaitlyn Goutierrez, Jenna Harrington, Tori Menard, Alix Puyau and

Truck catches fire in Kaplan

A vehicle fire occurred in the driveway of a home in Kaplan early Tuesday morning. The Ford truck is owned by Kissan Judge. The fire burned the vehicle and parts of the carport.



Zack Trangmar of Erath dribbles by a Ascension player.

Despite 32 points from Ashaliee Brailey, the Vermilion Catholic Lady Eagles lost 61-58 to Fairview in Wednesday’s St. Thomas More’s Shootout.
Brailey made three 3-pointers.


Zuri Lee Sellers
A daughter, Zuri Lee Sellers, was born Monday, November 3, 2014, at Abbeville General Hospital, to Amber Paige Sellers from Abbeville.

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