Charles Campbell

Abbeville School Board Member Charles Campbell learned this past week that his opponent Lamondon Williams withdrew his name from the District F School Board race. With Lamondon’s withdrawal, Campbell is declared the winner.

Gang tackling for VC are David Trappey (32), Peyton Theriot (37) and a group of other defenders.

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles continue to roll through District 7-1A and on Friday, Highland Baptist Bears became their latest victim. The Eagles, now 6-1, and winners of six in a row, cruised to an impressive 46-20 Homecoming victory over Highland. The Eagles dominated the Bears in almost every category.

When the wind blows over a garbage can, who cleans the garbage if the owner of the can refuses?

Jackie Hebert had a unique question for the Vermilion Parish Police Jury on Wednesday. “Who is responsible for picking up loose garbage that flies out of a trash can along side of the road?” Is the answer: A. The owner of the trash can B: The landowner where the garbage flew on to C: The Police Jury

Charles Campbell

Gang tackling for VC are David Trappey (32), Peyton Theriot (37) and a group of other defenders.

When the wind blows over a garbage can, who cleans the garbage if the owner of the can refuses?

Scoreboard

Abbeville Arrest Report: Sept. 1-8

Kim Paul Boudreaux
(Male)
DOB: 7/25/1960
Charge: Aggravated Assault With a Firearm

Sy P. Broussard
(Male)
DOB: 6/15/1971
Charge: Contempt of Court

VC holds off Erath comeback

Emile Trahan of VC and Erath’s Ross Granger and Zach Broussard (7) go up for the ball. Trahan came down with the catch.

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles hung on to beat the Erath Bobcats 35-30 Friday in a shoot out.

Cooking With Heart

Mary Harris (left) and Kenneth Brent Moore prepare a meal Friday morning at the St. Mary Magdalen Christian Service Center’s soup kitchen. Harris, the head cook, has prepared nearly 60,000 hot meals this year.

If food can feed the soul, then it makes sense that the cooking would come from the heart.

Abbeville council reviews crime stats over 10 years

Abbeville Councilman Francis Touchet Jr.

Concerned about an increase in crime in the city, Abbeville Councilman Francis Touchet Jr. suggested in July that statistics be gathered and presented in an attempt to reach the source.

‘FIEB Backers aims to help school/students

One way the FIEB Backers Club raises money for their school is by working the concession stand at the LSU Tiger Stadium.

Every year, schools face difficult problems which include shrinking budgets, increasing class sizes, government mandates and the challenges of delivering quality education are daunting.

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Sports

BALDWIN- The Kaplan Pirates are streaking.
The team wrapped up their fifth consecutive victory with a 48-7 thumping of West St. Mary.

Lifestyle

On their wedding day in 1964.

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Mr. and Mrs. Truman Abshire today.

Truman James Abshire and Lona Fay Hebert are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on October 17, 1964.

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