Monday Dec 9
SLCC receives $10k donation & scholarship
Gulf Coast Bank CEO Paul Patout signs a scholarship agreement, along with Glenn Suire, commandant of the Lt.
Body founder under house identified as Abbeville man
South winds help to The unseasonably warm weather has been replaced by unseasonably cold weather.
Unrestrained St. Martinville Man Dies in Crash
St. Martin Parish- Last night, Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a single vehicle crash on LA Highway 96 near Duchamp Road which claimed the life of a St. Martinville man.
Body found under Abbeville house
Authorities say the body of the unidentified man - a black male - was found underneath a house on Ninth St. around 2 p.m. "I kept smelling a scent, like an odor around, so I said 'let me go look in the back.'
International exports topic at Lafayette workshop
Business owners and representatives listened intently on Wednesday as experts in international markets outlined the rewards and perils of doing business in strange lands, where social and business customs are different.
Food bank gives 300 tons of food to community
A local food bank in Vermilion Parish has managed to give away 300 tons of food so far in 2013.
Sheriff: Trusty escapes Vermilion Parish Jail
Vermilion Parish sheriff's deputies are looking for a trusty who walked out the laundry room and climbed a fence to escape from the jail in Abbeville.
2 suspects arrested for burglary, narcotics
Hebert is alleged to have entered an unlocked vehicle at a local store and removed cash for the complainant's console.
Fr. Donald Theriot passes on
A long time Pastor for St. Mary Magdalen in Abbeville has passed away. Rev. Fr. Donald Theriot was also strongly associated with Vermilion Catholic High School and Mount Carmel Elementary in Abbeville.
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Franklin pedestrian killed in crash
At 4:55 a.m. 42-year-old Chad McFarlain, of Franklin, was walking east in the westbound lanes of Louisiana 182, according to Louisiana State Police Troop I. A 2003 Honda Accord driven by 40-year-old Huy Nguyen of Abbeville, was traveling east.