Les Miles, the former LSU head coach

The Les Miles era in Baton Rouge has reportedly come to an end. A day after LSU fell to 2-2 with an 18-13 loss at Auburn, the Baton Rouge Advocate first reported that Miles has been fired as head coach. The news has since been confirmed by several other outlets.

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.

Les Miles, the former LSU head coach

The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

New Abbeville High football coach learns he has cancer

The day before Coach Gary Adkins is going to have tests done, he was busy helping the players change their decal on their helmet at school on Thursday.

While most high school head football coaches are preparing for their first game of the season, Abbeville Head Football Coach Gary Adkins is also doing that, plus, he is preparing to have a brain

Former Abbeville High Wildcat football players coaching at Kaplan

Jarod Duhon (left) was an offensive lineman for the Wildcats in early 2002-03 Brandon Johnson was a former defensive lineman and tight end who graduated from Abbeville High in 1999.

Sometimes you just have to break tradition and go where your heart is at that moment.

Schilling gives $1 million for UL sponsorship

Herbie Schilling, left, president and chairman of Schilling Distributing Company, Inc. shakes hands with Dr. Joseph Savoie, right, UL Lafayette President as Wayne Elmore, middle, past chairman of the RCAF board, looks on after signing a $1 million spo

LAFAYETTE - Schilling Distributing Company loves sporting events, tailgating and other activities that bring people together.

A Small Star Was Born For Abbeville Wildcats

Abbeville's Jose Pedroza (9) runs around the corner as NV’s Triston Romero approaches.

A little star was born Friday night for the Abbeville Wildcats.
That little star is junior Jose Pedroza.

Trahans recall road home

Paul (son), Cheryl & David Trahan

With the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Rita approaching, the Abbeville Meridional continues our series of articles with David and Cheryl Trahan’s recount of the storm.

29-year-old truck found in Vermilion River

An Abbeville fireman washes the mud off the truck.

After about 60 minutes of pulling it across the dock on Friday around 4:45 p.m., Truman Abshire's Wrecker Service managed to pull the old muddy truck out of the Vermilion River and onto the dock ne



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.


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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