Shortly after 8:30 pm on December 17, 2018, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I began investigating a two vehicle crash that resulted in a fatality on LA Hwy 10 west of US Hwy 167 in Evang
A Ville Platte resident perished in a fatal crash that occurred in the late hours of Thursday, November 29.
Ville Platte Gazette Publisher Garland Forman (left) accepts his award for Bunkie Rotary Club’s Citizen of the Year from Stefan Deville (right) Thursday night during the annual Bunkie Rotary Christmas Citizen of the Year party. (Photo courtesy of Terri Gremillion)
Ville Platte Gazette Publisher Garland Forman is pictured above with family members who surprised him during the Bunkie Rotary Club’s annual Rotary Christmas Citizen of the Year party. In front, from left to right are Ray Forman, Tommie Forman, Garland Forman, and his wife Debbie Forman. Second row, from left to right are Jason Forman, Jackie Joseph, Keara Joseph, Colin Forman, and James Forman. From back to front, standing on the stairs are Ethan Forman, Karen Forman, Patrick Forman and Susan Forman. (Gazette photo by Elizabeth West)
Bunkie Councilman At Large Greg Prudhomme described Ville Platte Gazette Publisher Garland Forman as a man who “has always been available and willing to help” as he honored Forman with Bunkie Rotar
Louisiana State Police issued an AMBER Alert for 3-year-old Paizley Ann Fontenot of Ville Platte.
EVANGELINE PARISH (Nov. 18, 2018 - The State Fire Marshal’s Office has arrested a Mamou man for setting a fire that led to his family’s home being damaged.