Wins in the last two ball games against St. Ed’s and Catholic of Pointe Coupee have propelled the Sacred Heart Trojans to the district 5-1A championship. The Trojans went through league play with a perfect 6-0 record.
The Pine Prairie Panthers added two more district wins this past week, defeating Church Point 7-2 and Ville Platte 8-6. With the two wins the Panthers push their overall record to 15-8 and their district 5-3A record to 6-2.
The Sacred Heart boy’s and girl’s track teams competed at the recently held district 5-1A track meet on Monday in Eunice. Both squads faired well, each team placed fourth overall. Here are the individual performances at that meet
August 7, 1934 - April 23, 2015
Funeral services will be held for Perry Lee Fontenot, 80, of Ville Platte, at Our Lady Queen of All Saints Catholic Church in Ville Platte at 4 p.m., Saturday, April 25. Burial will follow in the Evangeline Memorial Park Cemetery.
August 28, 1925 - April 19, 2015
Funeral services were held for Roland E. Cloutier, 89, of Ville Platte, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ville Platte at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 23.
LaVille Funeral Home of Ville Platte was in charge of arrangements.
Funeral services will be held for Orelia Harrison Griffith, 82, of Ville Platte, at St. John Baptist Church in Ville Platte at 5 p.m., Friday, April 24. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Owens-Thomas Funeral Home of Ville Platte will be in charge of arrangements.
Students at Mamou Elementary School have been observing Earth Day since one of its early projects several years ago -- the planting of the traffic triangle at the intersection of Poinciana and Sixth streets.