The Sacred Heart offensive unit awaits the play from the sideline against Mamou.

The Sacred Heart Trojans and the Pine Prairie Panthers both come into this contest with a 2-2 record. Both teams have defeated Mamou and both teams have played two games on the road. This is where the similarities between the teams end. This will be a Thursday contest and will take place at Soileau-Landry field. Game time is set for 7 p.m.

Teresa Poullard

Ville Platte police continue the search for the man responsible for the early morning rape of 59-year-old Teresa Poullard in her home in the 400 block of Edward “Knotoe” Thomas Jr. Street.

Jamison Thomas

On September 14, the Ville Platte Police Department responded to a call in which someone claimed they were being followed and shot at by two suspects in a vehicle.

The Sacred Heart offensive unit awaits the play from the sideline against Mamou.

Teresa Poullard

Jamison Thomas

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Chief civil deputy charged

An Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office employee, who has been a chief civil deputy in the tax office since 2003, was arrested Wednesday and charged with malfeasance in office and felony theft of abo

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PARCC testing expected in spring time

The Evangeline Parish School Board learned that students will be tested using PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) assessment in the spring, according to Superint

Trojans, Panthers take different paths into game

The Sacred Heart offensive unit awaits the play from the sideline against Mamou.

The Sacred Heart Trojans and the Pine Prairie Panthers both come into this contest with a 2-2 record. Both teams have defeated Mamou and both teams have played two games on the road.

Bulldogs host 3A St. Charles

The Ville Platte High Bulldogs are hoping that they can get back on the winning side of things after a tough loss against the Oakdale Warriors. The Bulldogs are 1-3 and host the St.

Mamou battles Montgomery on road Thursday

The Mamou Green Demons will travel Thursday to take on the Montgomery Tigers. The Demons are 1-3 on the season after losing to Sacred Heart on Friday.

Mamou battles Montgomery on road Thursday

The Mamou Green Demons will travel Thursday to take on the Montgomery Tigers. The Demons are 1-3 on the season after losing to Sacred Heart on Friday.

Drowning confirmed as cause of death in Richard case

The death of Latoya Richard, who was found by family members in her home last week with her head in a bucket of water, is still under investigation, but police have confirmed that drowning was the

Rape victim recalls attack

Teresa Poullard

Ville Platte police continue the search for the man responsible for the early morning rape of 59-year-old Teresa Poullard in her home in the 400 block of Edward “Knotoe” Thomas Jr. Street.

Trojans exercise Demons in Homecoming victory

Trojan half back Garrett Fontenot looks for running room.

In the foyer of Sacred Heart High School there is a sign that reads “Through these halls walk the finest people in the world… Our students.” Many returned to the Halls of Troy Friday for homecoming

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The Sacred Heart offensive unit awaits the play from the sideline against Mamou.

The Sacred Heart Trojans and the Pine Prairie Panthers both come into this contest with a 2-2 record. Both teams have defeated Mamou and both teams have played two games on the road.

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ROYAL GROUP SHOT - The newly-crowned Mamou Cajun Music Festival queens pose with visiting royals who attended the event to support the contestants.

The First Annual Mamou Cajun Music Festival Pageant was held Sunday, September 7, 2014, at the Mamou Recreation Center.

Obituaries

James Albert Reed Sr.

April 6, 1924 - September 24, 2014
Funeral services were held for held for James Albert Reed Sr., 90, of Ville Platte, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ville Platte at 1:30 p.m., Friday, September 26. Burial followed in the Sacred Heart Mausoleum.

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