Here is a list of University of Louisiana at Lafayette Fall graduates from Vermilion Parish. Arts Chad Harold Lege Business Administration

James Buck

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

Maurice Mayor Wayne Theriot (left) helps say goodbye to out-going Aldermen Gary Villien (middle) and Darin Desormeaux during Wednesday’s meeting.

MAURICE — The Village of Maurice said goodbye Wednesday to two men who have served the board of aldermen for a combined 24 years.

James Buck

Maurice Mayor Wayne Theriot (left) helps say goodbye to out-going Aldermen Gary Villien (middle) and Darin Desormeaux during Wednesday’s meeting.


Abbeville Police investigate Tuesday evening's armed robbery

Abbeville police are looking for his man in connection to an armed robbery that occurred Tuesday evening.

On Dec. 2, 2014 at approximately 6 p.m., officers were dispatched to an armed robbery at Express Check Advance on Veterans Memorial in Abbeville.

New Abbeville ornament features Steen’s

The new Abbeville Christmas ornament is now available.

For the last 11 years, a collectable ornament depicting landmarks in Abbeville has been created in correlation with the annual Christmas Stroll.

2,191 vote early in Vermilion Parish

Early voting for the Dec. 6 runoff elections ended Saturday around the state, with nearly 2,200 Vermilion Parish residents casting ballots.

Time to replenish

Sherry Brasseaux of the Christian Service Center stocks shelves at the center Friday morning. The same shelves were empty last week.

The St. Mary Magdalen Christian Service Center in Abbeville has given away more than 517,000 pounds of food through the first 11 months of 2014.

Erath turning on Christmas lights on Friday

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.



North Vermilion boy’s head coach Jack LeBlanc gives instruction during a timeout earlier this season.

In their first game of the Midland Basketball Tournament, the North Vermillion Patriots were defeated 64-55 by the Crowley Gents.


The Junior Auxiliary of Abbeville’s annual Christmas
Social was hosted by Chapter President, Laurie Hulin
at Hulin Farms on Tuesday, December 2. Members are shown in above picture.


Board members include (seated) Laurie Hulin,
Nicole DesOrmeaux
(standing) Jamie Hebert, Megan Lalande, Kimi
Gaspard, Dr. Anita


ABBEVILLE — A Home-going Celebration will be held for Sullivan “Cowboy” Arnold, 81 at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Saint Mary Congregational Church, Abbeville, LA with Rev. Kevin M.A.

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