With the start of the new year on Tuesday, 12 new laws went into effect in Louisiana.
January 5, 1989- District Judge L.O. Fusilier (right) administered the oath of office to President Peggy Forman (left) and Vice President Darrel Ardoin, center, prior to the first 1989 meeting of the Evangeline Parish School Board last night. Forman, who was the first woman elected to the board, now becomes its first woman president. (Gazette photo by Paul Kedinger)
January 1, 1989
From the passing of former Sacred Heart coach Dutton Wall to election controversies, big events to take place in Evangeline Parish were not few and far between.
The search for a missing nine-year-old that encompassed the entire Point Blue and surrounding areas came to an end Sunday morning with news the child was found safe under a bed inside a neighbor’s
On Wednesday, Louisiana State Police shared a press release regarding a moped rider being killed in a fatal crash that occurred on U.S. 190 near La. 3068 in Evangeline Parish.