KAPLAN - Kade Abshire could have been sentenced to 30 years in prison for vehicular homicide, but because it was his best friend he killed in a truck accident two years ago, Abshire will not be going to jail.

Students at Erath High left notes and flowers for their former teacher, Amy Brown Noel.

ERATH - Since the death of Erath High School teacher Amy Brown Noel, her classroom door has been closed, and there is a good chance it will remain closed the rest of the school year.

Aaron Dartest will be the new Abbeville High Wildcat mascot.

Thursday night is a big night for one Abbeville High School senior. Aaron Dartest will make his debut as the new Abbeville High School Wildcat Mascot in the home opener to begin the season.

Students at Erath High left notes and flowers for their former teacher, Amy Brown Noel.

Aaron Dartest will be the new Abbeville High Wildcat mascot.

Kaplan Police Report

Chief Boyd Adams advises officers investigated the following:

Multi-Chem, DEQ hear permit concerns from Vermilion Parish residents

Save Lake Peigneur President Nara Crowley (right) and Citizens Against MultiChem President Marcella Manuel attended the public hearing on Thursday.

The state’s Department of Environmental Quality held a public hearing Thursday night at North Vermilion High School, and residents had plenty to say about Multi-Chem applying for a discharge permit

Timmy Landry to run for Erath councilman seat

Timmy Landry

ERATH - Erath resident Timmy Landry has declared that he is a candidate for the Erath City Council in the Tuesday, November 4, 2014 election.

Communication is stressed to veterans

David LaCerte speaks to veterans.

How to effectively meet the health care needs of those who have served this country remains a key issue in discussions around the nation.

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Sports

VC quarterback Gage Trahan (9) throwing to Payton Trahan. Gage completed four of nine passes for 89 yards.

LAFAYETTE – The Vermilion Catholic Screamin’ Eagles have work to do – nothing that can't be addressed, but work to do nonetheless – after dropping a 12-6 decision to Opelousas Catholic on Thursday

Lifestyle

Ashley Domingue and Charles Hunter

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Domingue of Kaplan, La. along with Ms. Tina Newman and Mr. Charles L. Hunter, Sr. of Lake Charles, La.

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