Quintylan Richard

The man accused of shooting Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Deputy Allen Bares Jr. exactly two years ago today will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

The Vermilion Parish School Board has decided not to start a pilot program to allow cell phones on the campus of Abbeville High or any other high school in the parish.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

ERATH — Law enforcement moved one step closer to finding Tyler Lauran Domingue of Youngsville. Deputies from the Vermilion Parish and Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Offices recovered a submerged car south of Erath. The Pontiac Grand Am is believed to be connected to a 2014 cold case.

Quintylan Richard

Vermilion Parish School Board members Laura LeBeouf (far left) and Luddy Herpin (far right) present a plaque to Brandy and Jacob Gaspard for their work done at the Kaplan High softball field.

Ricky Dietz of Truman Abshire’s Wreck Service watches as his wrecker pulls the car out of Bayou Tigre. Because the car was there for two years, it was loaded down with mud.

Vermilion QSA All-Stars in Pinto World Series

The QSA 8-and-under All-Stars.

Vermilion Parish will be represented in the Pony Pinto Baseball World Series, which gets underway Thursday in Youngsville.

Kaplan man charged in burglary

Joshua Rogers

Joshua Rogers, 28, of 24405 Chestnut Road, Kaplan, was arrested for simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling and filing a false police report.

Zaunbrecher Becomes Royalty

Abbey Lynn Zaunbrecher was recently crowned the 2015 Kiwanis Pepper Festival Queen on July 11, in St. Martinville.

GUEYDAN - Abbey Zaunbrecher’s inner and outward beauty was recently very apparent to the judges during the Kiwanis Pepper Festival. Abbey was chosen Queen on Saturday, July 11 in St.

Celebrity Waiter is ‘biggest’ ever

Kaplan High students prepare to bring plates to
tables during Wednesday’s Celebrity Waiter dinner.

Organizers of the annual Celebrity Waiter have one goal each year, continue to grow the event that serves a major fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club.

Adkins brings experience as new Abbeville Wildcats football coach

Abbeville High Principal Ivy Landry (left) and Gil Meaux of the Abbeville High Booster Club (right) talk with new Abbeville head football coach Gary Adkins.

With a young, incomplete coaching staff, Abbeville High Principal Ivy Landry knew what he needed in a new head football coach...experience.
Landry has found a man with plenty of it.

Cajun Culture Association crowns king and queen

Queen Betty Perkins and King Hubert Gaspard

Betty Perkins and Hubert Gaspard were crowned as the 2015 king and queen to represent the Cajun Culture Association at Woodmen of the World Hall in Maurice.

Abbeville Police still searching for youths who wrecked stolen car

The Toyota flipped and then stopped next to an electrical pole.

The Abbeville Police Department know the names of the two youths who fled the scene of a single car accident Tuesday afternoon. What they do not know is where the two young men are.

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Sports

Claire Meyers signs on the dotted line and will now be a Ragin Cajun track athlete. In the photo with her are her father Kevin and mother Monica. Her track coaches Mya Touchet and Casey Meador.

Claire Meyers will continue the Meyers family tradition of playing sports for the UL-Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns.

Lifestyle

Mrs. James Martin Miller II

Miss Jana R. Bergeron and Mr. James Martin Miller II, both of Maurice, were joined in holy matrimony during a ceremony held on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at St.

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