The Evangeline Parish 4-H and FFA Jr. Livestock Show was held on Thursday, January 18 through Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Chauncey Pitre Memorial Building.
The fifth special session since John Bel Edwards became Louisiana’s governor began on Monday for legislatures who are tasked with addressing the state’s $1 billion fiscal cliff.
When students first reported to campus Wednesday morning at Ville Platte High School, they had to report to the gym an go through TSA-type security measures. Pictured here on the left is Nick Jagneaux (left) searching a student’s book sack, while teacher Patrick Bergeron (right) searches a student. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
Evangeline Parish schoold re-opened on Wednesday following threats made against local schools earlier in the week.
During this month’s meeting of the Pine Prairie Village Council, Mayor Quint West informed the council about the possibility of getting a grant from the United States Department of Agriculture to p