Most Original - 1st place: Faith McKenzie - 50’s girl (right), 2nd place: Sean Phillips - Farmer and (left) 3rd place: Karleigh Simar - Purple Witch (center).

Most Beautiful - 1st place: Marianna Ortiz -Moana (middle), 2nd place: Amelia Broussard - Sugar Skull (left) and 3rd place: Charleigh Hannigan - Cleopatra (right).

Scariest - 1st place: Landon LaSalle - Zombie (right), 2nd place: Corey Romero - Joker (center) and 3rd place: Sajdah Zinalabeden - Killer Zombie (left)

Scare on the Square costume winners (8-12 years of age)

Lisa Stewart (center), Vermilion Parish Correctional Center Health Authority, recently retired after 18 years of service with the facility. Presenting her plaque of appreciation at her retirement party were Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon (left) and Chief Deputy Colonel Kirk Frith.

Lisa Dronet retires

Gale Luquette presents the 2018 Veteran of the Year award to
General Robert LeBlanc

Francis Plaisance presents the 2018 Veteran of the Year to Dr.
Harold Travasos

Gospel singer and recording artist Ben Waites was the featured entertainment during the banquet.

Gale Luquette presents Charlene Beckett with her Citizen of the Year award.

Cattle Festival Queen Cassie Aloisio crowns Ronald Darby ad the Cattle Festival King.

Cattle Festival queens

Marcella Davis presents Bryan Plowden with his Humanitarian of the Year award.

Cattle Festival Honoree Banquet pics


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