Abbeville Arrest Report: Sept. 9-19

Marshall R. Davenport Jr.
DOB: 9/20/1975
Charge: Aggravated Assault With a Firearm
Charge: Possession of Firearm or Carry Concealed Weapon By Convicted Felon

Erath mourns loss of Police Chief Hebert

People close to Chief Gerald Hebert said he served as Police Chief with a love for the community.

ERATH — Perhaps the best confirmation of a person’s character is when that person is fully embraced by a small town that is not his or her own.

No flood insurance on Vermilion Parish LSU Ag Building

The AgCenter building had two feet of water inside after the flood on Aug. 13.

The Vermilion Parish Police Jury learned that it may be longer than expected before flood damaged repairs can begin on the LSU Ag Center Office in Abbeville and constructing a new $1 million bui

Erath student named merit scholarship semifinalist

Jared Racca

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program and one of those 16,000 se

Maurice still dealing with effects of August flood

Maurice City Hall is currently closed after the building flooded on Aug. 13.

MAURICE — Reflecting on last month’s historic flood, a family member recently mentioned to Village of Maurice Mayor Wayne Theriot how much of a difference a few hours can make in so many people’s l



Abbeville’s Tayla Willis (right) gets a clean block of a shot by Gueydan’s Ke’Ara Charles (13).

The Gueydan HoneyBears dodged a bullet in their opening game of the Coca-Cola VC Yuletide Tournament on Tuesday.


Kiyzer Israel Marceaux
A son, Kiyzer Israel Marceaux, was born, Thursday, December 22, 2016, at Abbeville General to Kymberly Paige Marceaux of Kaplan.

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