Les Miles, the former LSU head coach

The Les Miles era in Baton Rouge has reportedly come to an end. A day after LSU fell to 2-2 with an 18-13 loss at Auburn, the Baton Rouge Advocate first reported that Miles has been fired as head coach. The news has since been confirmed by several other outlets.

The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

LEROY - The North Vermilion defense could not stop Erath tailback Elijah Mitchell in Erath’s 34-0 district victory over the Patriots. But the bigger story of the night was the Bobcats’ defense. While Mitchell got his yards, 259 yards and three touchdowns, it was the defense that may be the unsung heroes.
LAFAYETTE – The Acadiana Planning Commission, One Acadiana, and LEDA will host a regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment in Lafayette.

Les Miles, the former LSU head coach

The EHS defense swarms in for a for tackle.

Puyau encourages second opinion of auditor’s letter

At a committee meeting Monday evening, School Superintendent Jerome Puyau explained to the School Board members about the letter that was recently received from the Louisiana Legislative Auditor.

Perry twins honored by Knights of Columbus 4th Degree

Outgoing Faithful Navigator Charles Dill (left) and incoming navigator Clarence Fusilier take a photo with Meredith Perry (green dress) and Molli Perry. Molli won the Patriotic Essay contest and Meredith was third.

ERATH — The Perry twins from Kaplan were honored Saturday night by the Knights of Columbus Fourth Degree.

Buses will roll soon

These four buses have been parked for the last week at the Council on Aging Office. They were once used to transport the elderly around Vermilion Parish. Next week, they could be back in action transporting the elderly.

Good news for the elderly in Vermilion Parish. By next week there should be transportation to help the elderly.

Vermilion/Municipal Task Force agents arrest five


According to Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the Vermilion/Municipal and Sheriff’s Narcotics Task Force made the following arrests for narcotics related offenses within the parish.

Suspects sought in Vermilion Parish vehicle burglaries

The Sheriff’s Office is looking for suspects in connection to recent vehicle burglaries.

The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division is currently investigating numerous vehicle burglaries, which occurred on June, 19, around midnight in the Champagne Estates/L



Channing Spears rushed for 72 yards for Abbeville.

Abbeville High interim head football coach Kevin Kern is still scratching his head trying to figure out what is wrong with the Wildcats.


The winners in the Miss (17-23 year old) Division were (left to right) Brooke Comeaux, 3rd Runner Up; Gabrielle Guilbeau, 4th Runner Up; Ashlee Guilbeau, 2015 LA Cattle Festival Queen; Victoria Roussel, 2016 LA Cattle Festival Queen and Photogenic; Kali Dore, 1st Runner Up; Emily Husband, 2nd Runner Up and Shelby Santaigo, Miss Congenialty.


The winners in the Teen (14-16 Year old) Division were Courtlyn Johnson, 2nd Runner Up; Maci Bergeron, 1st Runner Up and Photogenic; Payton Broussard, 2016 LA Teen Cattle Festival Queenand Cassie Aloisio-2015 LA Teen Cattle Festival Queen.

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