Veterans in Ville Platte recognized Memorial Day Monday, May 25, with a special ceremony held at the Evangeline Parish Courthouse.

A large crowd of parents, students and alumni attended the meeting on Memorial Day.

A large crowd gathered at the Northside Civic Center Monday, May 25, to hear new developments in the efforts of parents of Sacred Heart School students and alumni to remove Principal Diane Fontenot.
Cheri Fontenot, principal of James Stephens Montessori School, has been named as one of three finalists for State Elementary Principal of the Year.

A large crowd of parents, students and alumni attended the meeting on Memorial Day.

Memorial Day ceremony held Monday

Veterans in Ville Platte recognized Memorial Day Monday, May 25, with a special ceremony held at the Evangeline Parish Courthouse.

Mamou police report four recent arrests

MAMOU - The Mamou Police Department reported they made four arrests recently.
The following persons were charged:
•Chad Rideaux, Rue Jolie Blonde, Apt. 214, Mamou, was charged May 23, with simple battery. Rideaux bonded out of jail .

Ville Platte youth summer work program set

The City of Ville Platte has recently initiated its own Ville Platte Youth on the Move Summer Employment Program serving ages 16 to 18 years old, enrolled in high school and residing in the Ville Platte city limits. Application time is now.

SHS protest organizers plan to protest diocese office

A large crowd of parents, students and alumni attended the meeting on Memorial Day.

A large crowd gathered at the Northside Civic Center Monday, May 25, to hear new developments in the efforts of parents of Sacred Heart School students and alumni to remove Principal Diane Fontenot.

Sacred Heart honors athletes at ceremony

Major award winners at the Sacred Heart Trojan athletic banquet held recently. (l to r: Mikey Laughlin; Morgan Manuel and Sean Fontenot)

Sacred Heart High School recently honored their athletes at the annual Trojan athletic banquet. Here are the award recipients in each of the different sports.

Basile athletic awards ceremony held recently

Pictured above are those Basile Athletes that took home the “Whatever It Takes” award for those athletes who played three or more sports.

Basile High School recently honored their athletes at the annual Bearcat athletic ceremony. Here are the award recipients in each of the different sports.

Bulldog competitors rewarded at athletic banquet

Ville Platte High School recently honored their athletes at the annual Bulldog athletic banquet. Here are the award recipients in each of the different sports.

Senior Flag Girls
Kennedy Wilson
Raquel Doulet
Ja’Kyrah Thomas
Brianna Pete
Victoria Miller

MHS students explore animation at Walt Disney World Resort

Students of Mamou High School used the Walt Disney World Resort as a classroom on May 19, when they participated in the Disney Youth Education Series “Exploring Disney Animation History” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

Sibley hosting book signing tomorrow

Grace Vidrine Sibley will host a book signing at Ville Platte City Hall (126 E. Main St., Ville Platte) tomorrow, May 29, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for her two books, “God’s Unstoppable Favor” and “Embraced by God’s Grace.”

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Major award winners at the Sacred Heart Trojan athletic banquet held recently. (l to r: Mikey Laughlin; Morgan Manuel and Sean Fontenot)

Sacred Heart High School recently honored their athletes at the annual Trojan athletic banquet. Here are the award recipients in each of the different sports.

Obituaries

Careina Ardoin Fontenot

September 24, 1927 - May 23, 2015
Funeral services were held for Careina Ardoin Fontenot, 87, of Ville Platte, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ville Platte at 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 27. Burial followed in the Evangeline Memorial Cemetery.

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