There are islands throughout Abbeville that are not incorporated in the city limits. Landowners of those islands are not lining up to be incorporated into the city of Abbeville.
Abbeville High School’s Ag Department received a nice Easter present this month from Tractor Supply Co. in Abbeville. The school received $1,800 worth of power tools from Tractor Supply. The donation was recognized by the Vermilion School Board, recently.

Ryley Hope Case

American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Vermilion Parish to be held on April 24. The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Vermilion Parish will take place on April 24, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. at Kaplan High School located at 200 E. Pirate Lane Kaplan, LA 70548.

Ryley Hope Case

Keep Abbeville Beautiful discusses litter with community

Attendees of Friday’s meeting each received a T-shirt and grabber to help pick up trash.

Friday marked the anniversary of Abbeville’s incorporation in 1850.
Unfortunately a good bit of trash has been thrown on the city’s streets during the course of 165 years.

N.R. Broussard agrees to purchase Abbeville Country Club

N.R. Broussard will be the next owner of the Abbeville Country Club.

James Noel of Sunrise Realty announced this week that N. R. Broussard has entered into a purchase agreement to buy the Abbeville Country Club.

VC’s Dailey receives Presidential honor

VC teacher Reba Broussard presents Sam Dailey with his award.

You never know who will take notice of something that you have accomplished.
One local student recently received some high-ranking attention.

Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office in search of two stolen dirt bikes

Two dirt bikes were stolen from a Maurice storage shed on March 4. As of Thursday they still have not been located. If anyone has information on the stolen bikes, they can call Detective Eric Hollier of the Sheriff’s Office.

The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for the two dirt bikes that were stolen from a Maurice storage shed on March 4.



Gueydan’s Ali Bourque at the plate during a game against Northside Christian earlier this year. The Honeybears travel to play South Cameron this evening in round one of the playoffs.

After making the playoffs for the second time in eight years, the Gueydan Honeybears open the playoffs on road as a No. 21 seed traveling to play No. 12 South Cameron.


The grounds are a certified wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation with an advanced bird habitat certification.


The home of Lauren Daspit and Steve Montgomery is situated on approximately two acres with landscape design and labor done by homeowners; a parterre vegetable garden; a semi-formal landscaping; a small fishing pond; a courtyard; four porches and multiple sitting areas to view yard; multiple arbors; topiaries and garden art.

Spring is in the air and the Abbeville Garden Club is preparing for the annual Abbeville Garden Tour.
This relaxing stroll will take place on Sunday, May 17, 2015.

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Abbeville, LA 70511
Phone: 337-893-4223
Fax: 337-898-9022

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