This vehicle hit the city of Kaplan's natural gas regulator station.

KAPLAN - An early morning one vehicle accident caused the shut down of a natural gas line which feeds the city of Kaplan including along Highway 14 to the golf course in Abbeville.
VERMILION PARISH — On Wednesday, Aug. 24, shortly before 4 p.m., troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I responded to a two vehicle fatality crash on La. Hwy. 82 near Horseshoe Road in Vermilion Parish. The crash claimed the life of 21-year-old Justin Minnick of Abbeville.

Sprouted rice. Photo by Ken Lyon near Roberts Cove in Acadia Parish. If rice has sprouted in the field, it needs to be harvested as soon as possible and sent to the drier. Typically, this rice will be discounted for water damage and stain.

BATON ROUGE – Heavy rains that recently caused historic flooding in south Louisiana will cost the state’s agriculture industry at least $110 million, according to preliminary estimates from the LSU AgCenter.

This vehicle hit the city of Kaplan's natural gas regulator station.

Sprouted rice. Photo by Ken Lyon near Roberts Cove in Acadia Parish. If rice has sprouted in the field, it needs to be harvested as soon as possible and sent to the drier. Typically, this rice will be discounted for water damage and stain.

Erath 4th of July Association gives to town’s schools

Pictured: Erath 4th of July Treasurer Claudette Lacour​, Erath Middle Principal Wendy Stoute​, Erath High Principal Marc Turner​, July 4th Board Member Jackie LaBauve Vincent, LeBlanc Elementary Principal Dawn Amy, Dozier Elementary Principal Karla Toups​ and in front Erath 4th of July President Robert B, Vincent.

Each year the Erath 4th of July Association works diligently to host the town's annual fun filled family festival.

Shooting touches Erath

Dylon Hoffpauir,

ERATH - Rachel Hoffpauir was in bed Sunday morning when she received a phone call from her son, Dylon. She did not think much of the phone call until he began speaking.

Rep. Miguez discusses gun ownership

Rep. Blake Miquez

If there is anyone who has a respect for guns in south Louisiana, it is State Rep. Blake Miguez.
Miguez is a world champion shooter and has been around guns all of his life.

New Abbeville gateway sign will highlight Warren Storm

The new gateway sign will be placed near the east entrance to the city.

The entrance coming into Abbeville on U.S. Hwy. 167 received a nice upgrade a few months ago, with a new gateway sign welcoming visitors to the city.

Vermilion Council on Aging In Need Of Help

Gary Green (left) and Stanton Hardee, board members of the council on aging, sit and listen to suggestions made by police jurors.

Before the Vermilion Parish Police Jury gives the O.K.

One Acadiana recaps regular legislative session

Prior to each annual legislative session One Acadiana (1A) releases a set of high-level legislative priorities to convey a simple message regarding the issues that matter most to our regional econo

Vermilion Parish Legislators against raising taxes

Rep. Bob Hensgens

BATON ROUGE - Lawmakers know their work is far from over. Although the regular session ended Monday, the second special session started just 30 minutes after that.

Dr. Barry Ancelet to be inducted at ‘Living Legend’

Dr. Barry Ancelet

Andy Perrin, chairman of the executive committee of the Acadian Museum, announces that the Acadian Museum will induct Dr. Barry Ancelet into its Order of Living Legends on Saturday, June 25, 2016.

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Sports

VC’s Matt Fontenot (31) makes a tackle and knocks the football out of the hands a Central Catholic receiver. In the background is Peyton Theriot (52).

LAFAYETTE - No longer are Tyler Derouen, William Noegel, Emile Trahan, Hunter Frith or Devren Constantine wearing Vermilion Catholic uniforms. They have all graduated.

Lifestyle

Pictured are twenty of the twenty six Erath students who served as State or National officers from the 1979-80 year until 2016. Sponsors are also pictured. Back: Emily Zegura (Sponsor), Ryan Poche (Served three roles.. State President for both the Jr. Beta and Sr. Beta. Also held National Presidential office title.) Joni Hebert (Sponsor), Jill Hebert Lemaire (First Erath student to ever serve as a state officer in 1979-1980. She served at the state level twice for Jr. Beta.), Sue Butuad (Sponsor), Dana Langlinais Granger (State Jr. Beta Secretary-Treasurer), Jamy Comeaux (State Sr. Beta President), Jeri Landry Theuiseen (Served as both state Jr. and Sr. State Beta President), Jeanne Domingue Turner (State Jr. Beta President), Theresa Comeaux Touchet (State Jr. Beta President), Tarrah Comeaux Davis (State Jr. Beta President), Ann Rachel Hebert Saunier (State Jr. Beta President), Lauren Hargrave Landry (State Jr. Beta President), Jordan Lange (Sr. Beta State President), Amy Broussard LeBlanc (State Jr. Beta President), Beth Hebert (Sponsor), Monica Suire (State Jr. Beta Chaplain), Amber Viator (Sponsor), Rickey Suire Domingues (Club and State Sponsor), Angela Lange (Sponsor), Eva Lange (Sponsor) and Clevie Thibodeaux (Sponsor). Front: Jenna Diz (State Sr. Beta Secretary), Chandra Comeaux Breaux (Jr. Beta National and State President), Lauren Lauren Lange (State Jr. Beta President, Sr. Beta Secretary and National Sr. Beta Secretary), Caroline Poche (State Jr. Beta President), Malory Savoie (State Sr. Beta Secretary), Kelbi Lashare (State Jr. Beta President), and John Michael Shiner (State Jr. Beta President), Missing Officers are: Jennifer Drott Lege (Jr. Beta State President and 1st Jr. Beta National President in Erath), Jade Nunez (Sr. Beta State and National President), Leslie Landry Babin, Jeanne Segura Pigott, Annie Watson served as State Jr. Beta President while, Hoyt Henry was a State Sr. Beta President. Erath High and Erath Middle Sponsors missing are: Ebrar Reaux (Club and State Sponor), Cindy Drott (Club and State Sponor), Annie Romero, Jill Colomb Vincent, Christina Dore Denais, Jackie Puyau, DeEtte Bigot, Louisa Primeaux, Jennifer DePriest, Liz Vice, Susan Cassidy, Kelsey Sikes, Sterling “T-Cap” Menard, Nell Schexnayder, Laura Gaspard and Amy Noel.

With the recent Jr.

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