Kaplan Chief of Police Boyd Adams

KAPLAN — Kaplan Police Chief Boyd Adams was recently appointed to the board of directors for the Law Enforcement Executive Management Institute (LEEMI), a branch of the governor’s office. “I received the call last week about the appointment from the governor,” saidAdams. “I was shocked and honored and accepted the appointment.
BATON ROUGE – Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., said let us all show we support our local farmers markets.

North Vermilion High Principal Tommy Byler speaks to parents during Monday’s meeting. Byler is joined (seated L-R) by NV Middle Principal Joan Romero, Vermilion Parish Assistant Superintendent Ellen Arceneaux, Assistant Superintendent Paul Hebert, School Board Member Dexter Callahan and School Board Member Chris Gautreaux.

LEROY — When it became clear that construction of the new North Vermilion Middle School would not be ready for the Aug. 11 start of school, what to do with the more than 1,000 students who would be affected became the top priority.

Kaplan Chief of Police Boyd Adams

North Vermilion High Principal Tommy Byler speaks to parents during Monday’s meeting. Byler is joined (seated L-R) by NV Middle Principal Joan Romero, Vermilion Parish Assistant Superintendent Ellen Arceneaux, Assistant Superintendent Paul Hebert, School Board Member Dexter Callahan and School Board Member Chris Gautreaux.

Sen. Perry believes marijuana discussion will not gain traction

The State Police work the accident near Patterson that killed four people in this vehicle.

Louisiana Sen. Jonathan Perry spoke recently to the Abbeville Kiwanis Club about the upcoming Legislative general session which begins on March 10.

Police search for fugitive in Kaplan

State Police say the suspect they are looking for is Robert "T Nooncy" Senegal, a black male. They do believe he is armed and dangerous and may be in or under a home in Lemaire Street in Kaplan .

Erath man arrested with child pornography

Two Acadiana men were arrested on child pornography charges this week, as a result of a joint investigation between the State Attorney General's Office, State Police, Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Off

Qualifying Is Over in Vermilion Parish

Qualifying officially closed at 4:30 p.m. on Friday for elections that will take place this spring in Vermilion Parish.

Kaplan man found guilty of third DWI

On Thursday, a Vermilion Parish Jury found Joseph Magnon, 33, of Kaplan, guilty of DWI-3rd offense by a unanimous verdict after deliberating for 10 minutes.

Erath couple married 68 years

Aldon and Belva LeBlanc of Erath

Written by Marla LeBlanc Gregg (their daughter)

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Sports

Zack Campos was busy lifting weights in the Erath weight room. Campos is training to be the starting offensive center and defensive end this football season.

ERATH - There will be a few new faces on Erath High’s offensive line, but there will also be a familiar face.

Lifestyle

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin and Sydney Abshire are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Kelli Nicole Boudreaux to Colt Tanner North.

Obituaries

ABBEVILLE — Funeral services for Hilda M. Delcambre, 74, will be held Friday, August 1, 2014 at 10:30AM at Harvest Time Tabernacle in Abbeville with Pastor Robert Wells officiating.

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