With the Boy Scouts of America changing its name to Scouts BSA to meet the influx of girl members, several traditional scouting supporters have proposed alternatives to the once male only organizat
Sabrina Salling from Central Louisiana Electric Company (CLECO) updated the Chataignier Village Council about some new safety measures regarding the village’s Christmas lights.
The Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office recently apprehended a fugitive who was wanted in connection to a high speed chase that occurred in the parish on April 9, 2018.
The Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an incident where a white male subject was located “unresponsive lying in a drainage ditch” in the Mamou area.
The farming Costanzas of L’Anse aux Pailles and Grand Prairie are pictured here against one of the tractors that is parked at the shop of off Jean Pierre Rd. Off in the background is the rice field on the 3 thousand acres in L’Anse aux Pailles. Also planted there are soybeans. From left to right are Lance Costanza, Joe Costanza, and Joe Costanza, Jr. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
A farming legacy has continued over the generations in Evangeline Parish with fathers passing onto their sons the family business of growing rice, soybeans, and crawfish.