Mamou Chief of Police Brent Zachery (left) and Assistant Chief Phyllis Soileau (right) stand with a stolen four-wheeler that was recovered in a field in Ville Platte Thursday afternoon. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

MPD recovers stolen four-wheelers

In a joint effort between the Mamou and Ville Platte Police Departments, two four-wheelers were recovered Thursday in a field off of Hickory Street in Ville Platte.

Remey Parrott (left) is pictured here as he is wrestling down a steer while his brother Rowdy (right) looks on from atop his horse. The two are practicing for the National Finals Rodeo and the Junior National Finals Rodeo that will be held in Las Vegas this coming December. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

Steering to Vegas

People from across the globe are attracted to the bright neon signs of Las Vegas.


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