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Abbeville Council names Jerry Smith new Parks, Rec Director
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The Abbeville City Council has named Jerry Smith the new director of the city's Parks and Recreation Department. The Council voted 5-0 on the move Tuesday during its regular meeting. Smith replaces former director Jerry Martinez, who resigned in early August. Smith, who is currently on the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission, has also ...
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Boogie on the Boulevard set for this weekend
Mark your calendars to join in the fun with other folks for the Kaplan Area Chamber of Commerce’s first Boogie on the Boulevard 5K and one mile Fun Run family event. Even if you don’t participate i...
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Dredging material will not be used for protection levee
It does not look like Vermilion Parish will ever get a protection levee created by the dredging of the Intracoastal Canal by the U.S. Corps of Engineers. What it looks like the parish will get, how...
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Fishing for Memories donates check to Alzheimer’s Association
Proceeds from Fishing for Memories were donated to the Alzheimer’s Association Tuesday evening at the Abbeville Harbor and Terminal Board meeting. The $45,000 big check from the 2013 rodeo takes th...
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Missing Erath man may be in Mexico
Damien Trahan, 20, may be in Mexico, according to reports by the Erath Police Department. Erath Chief Gerald Hebert said Boarder Patrol agents saw Trahan crossing into Neuvo Laredo, Mexico the Satu...
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Abbeville Council to name new parks director
The search for the next Abbeville Parks and Recreation director will be over by the end of Tuesday The Abbeville City Council is expected to hire one of four finalists for the job during Tuesday’s ...
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Local state reps not fans of Common Core
There has been a lot of anguish concerning the Common Core Standards and the curriculum adopted by individual districts across the state of Louisiana. Vermilion Parish state representatives Simone ...
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TV personality dies in Scott crash
SCOTT – Former Eunice radio personality and KATC TV anchor Bill Leger died when his wrecked Jeep was hit by an alleged drunk driver early Saturday near here. State Police said Leger, 48, was drivin...
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Too many alligators in Henderson area
(Washington, D.C.) – U.S. Sen. David Vitter today announced that the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will issue more alligator hunting tags in the Henderson area to help with overpop...
Aug 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Texas man arrested by wildlife agents for allegedly driving drunk
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents arrested a Texas man for allegedly driving while intoxicated (DWI) and numerous wildlife management area violations...
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Kaplan Police Report
Kaplan Chief Boyd Adams advises officers investigated the following: September 19 Traffic accident on the 1200 block of N. Herpin. Theft on the 500 block of Saltzman. Suspicious subject on the 500 ...
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Kaplan Police Report
Kaplan Police Chief Boyd Adams advises officers investigated the following: September 12 Fight on the 100 block of W. Sixth. Loose dogs on the 500 block of Morvant. Disturbance on the 500 block of ...
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Abbeville Arrest Report: Sept. 16-23
Carlton Daigle (Male) DOB: 6/11/1990 Charge: (Misdemeanor) Theft of Goods Oris James Doucet (Male) DOB: 8/27/1980 Charge: (Misdemeanor) Theft of Goods Charge: Resisting an Officer Chasity Dupuis (F...
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Abbeville team wins this weekend’s Vermilion Cup
The Abbeville team that took part in the Vermilion Cup at the Abbeville Country Club took home the trophy after posting the best score of the weekend. A grand total of 650 landed the team that hono...
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District standings see change Friday
With Kaplan’s win streak falling before the No. 5-ranked Iowa and Lafayette Christian getting dismantled by Vermilion Catholic, the districts that concern local schools now look a bit different. No...
Sep 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sonnier works for first collegiate season
Former North Vermilion wonder woman, Chelcie Sonnier recently started her first semester at UL-Lafayette on a track scholarship. While she is enjoying the college-class atmosphere, she does admit b...
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Common Core
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Should Louisiana get rid of Common Core standards for education?

 


This Abbeville Wildcat is not afraid to multi-task  at Abbeville’s home football game. Freshman Montel Cormier had to quickly undress out of his football uniform last Friday and run onto the football field to play in the band.
This Abbeville Wildcat is not afraid to multi-task at Abbeville’s home football game. Freshman Montel Cormier had to quickly undress out of his football uniform last Friday and run onto the football field to play in the band.
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2013 Gueydan Duck Festival Queen's Pageant
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2012 Christy Guillory takes her last walk as the 2012 Gueydan Duck Festival Queen
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Neeper and Moore announce engagement
Mr. and Mrs. David Neeper of Lafayette, Louisiana are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Sarah Ann Neeper, to Jarod Joseph Moore, son of Buzz and Donna Moore of Erath, Louisiana. ...
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Walters and Langlinais to wed
Mr. and Mrs. Kearney Ray Walters III of Carriere, Mississippi, are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Amber, to Andre Paul Langlinais, son of Mr. and ...
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Nineteen year breast cancer survivor shares journey
This is the first of a two part series for October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. KAPLAN - Cancer, no matter what form, is a life changing diagnosis. Thankfully, due in part to medical ...
Sep 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ricky Williams
December 24, 1964 ~ September 29, 2013 MAURICE—Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at a 2 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church honoring the life...
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Bernice Mire Viator
Funeral Services will be held at a 1:00 pm Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in St. Alphonsus Catholic Church for Bernice Mire Viator, 93, who passed away on September 27, 2013 a...
Sep 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose Mary “T-Coon” Derouen
Funeral services for Rose Mary “T-Coon” Derouen age 84, who died on Sunday September 22, 2013, at her residence, will be held on Saturday September 28, 10:30 AM, at St Theresa’s Catholic Church in ...
Sep 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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