The engagement of Ashlyn Elizabeth Deshotels, the daughter of Mr. Jonathan Deshotels and Mrs. Lisa Deshotels of Ville Platte, to Mr. Trenton Kyle Ortego, the son of Mr. Michael Ortego and Mrs.
The annual Evangeline Parish 4-H Award’s Night was again held Tuesday at the Ville Platte Northside Civic Center where the outstanding achievers were recognized.
The donation from Cabot to the Evangeline Foundation was presented Friday, May 3, outside the facility. From left to right are Cabot Human Resources Manager Claudia Jenkins, Evangeline Parish Schools Supervisor Grace Sibley, Cabot Facility General Manager and Foundation board member Mark Suellentrop, Foundation President Matt Marcantel, Foundation board member Rhonda Butler, Foundation board member Dr. Gwen Fontenot, Evangeline Parish Schools Supervisor Linda LaFleur, and Evangeline Parish Schools Superintendant Darwan Lazard. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
Educational opportunities, foster children, and orphans discussed at recent Ville Platte Rotary meetings
The Rotarians from Ville Platte were the first ones to hear about a donation to help the teachers in Evangeline Parish.
May 5, 1949- The Immaculate Conception Sodalists are shown above presenting Sister Joan of Arc, of Sacred Heart Parochial School, with a bouquet and gift as she prepares to leave for Mission Work in India. She has taught school here for the past 10 years. She will make the journey by boat and plane. Left to right are: Rita Rae Buller, Norma Latour, Sr. Joan of Arc, Harold Stromer, all of Ville Platte, and Beth Dubus of Lafayette.
May 11, 1929
Mrs. W. Harvey and Mrs. F. DeRouen sold hats that were Ladies Hats were $1.29, and children’s hats were .98.
After boarding a charter bus for a guided tour of Pine Prairie Energy Center for its Spring Social, the Ville Platte Rotary Club heard from management members of Cameron-Schlumberger in Ville Platt