Toddler Miss Ville Platte Savannah Copeland

The Ville Platte Youth Pageant was held Sunday, March 16, at the Northside Civic Center. The newly selected Ville Platte royalty was chosen on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the Northside Civic Center in Ville Platte.
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.

Toddler Miss Ville Platte Savannah Copeland

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

police jury expresses annoyance over insurance cancellation

The Evangeline Parish Police Jury, during its monthly committee meeting session Monday, June 1, expressed their displeasure with the company providing insurance for the parish’s fleet of vehicles.

Pastor responds to disturbing letter

Father Jason Vidrine issued a letter in response to a letter of protest he recently received. His letter (below) summarizes the seriousness of the offense presented by the letter he received.

Mamou police report three recent arrests

The Mamou Police Department reported three recent bookings into the town jail. Arrested were the following persons:
•Dilia Bryant, 1105 Ortego Lane, Mamou, was charged May 29, with loud music, switched license plate, no insurance and contempt of court.

three arrested near MHS on drug charges

Dana McCauley

Three people were arrested, and a six year old was placed with a relative, after Mamou police and sheriff’s deputies searched a residence within three blocks of Mamou High School and found crystal methedrine and synthetic cannabis.

New Ville Platte city royalty crowned

Toddler Miss Ville Platte Savannah Copeland

The Ville Platte Youth Pageant was held Sunday, March 16, at the Northside Civic Center. The newly selected Ville Platte royalty was chosen on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the Northside Civic Center in Ville Platte.

Heritage Manor News: Behavior management

Our elders exhibit many behaviors. Causes range from delusions, hallucinations, mental illness diagnosis and developmental disabilities. Up to 50 percent of residents in a long-term care facility have some type of dementia. Don’t forget, behaviors are not the elder’s choice.

Minister’s Corner: Calling sin what it is

Why are we only willing to call sin, sin if we are talking about someone else’s life? If our desire is for the truth to be in us, we need to examine ourselves and admit the sin in our lives.

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 .

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Sports

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.

Lifestyle

Toddler Miss Ville Platte Savannah Copeland

The Ville Platte Youth Pageant was held Sunday, March 16, at the Northside Civic Center.

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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