The Evangeline Parish Tournament kicked off at Sacred Heart High School and the hoops action got hot early. The reigning champs, Ville Platte High, walked through the brackets and moved toward the finals.
In the rear storage room of the Christian Care and Share Center at 129 W. Main St., left to right, Foodnet Chairman Eugene Fontenot and volunteers Anetta Fontenot and Nazel Guillory stand in front of a number of empty boxes that need to be filled for distribution to those in need this holiday season.
The chairman of the Food For Families/Foodnet drive says the need for donations is up this year because of economic hardship and “people are receiving less government benefits.”
Three generations of women who grew up in Ville Platte were on the cover of FACE Magazine, published in Lafayette, that contained a story about their philanthropic work.