The team takes a picture after the loss on Saturday morning.

YOUNGSVILLE — The QSA 7-and-8-year-old All-Stars took third place in the Pinto World Series that ended Saturday. The All-Stars, after losing their first game of the World Series on Wednesday, battled back through the loser’s bracket and reached the semifinal game.
LAFAYETTE PARISH – On Thursday, July 28, at approximately 11:20 pm, Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a fatal crash involving a pedestrian on U.S. Hwy. 167 near Teljean Road in Lafayette Parish. The crash claimed the life of 57-year-old Brent Abshire of Kaplan.

Speaker Taylor Barras, Rep. Terry Landry and Rep. Stuart Bishop (seated L-R) take part in a panel organized by One Acadiana.

Driving the roads in Louisiana leaves a little bit to be desired. The issue facing the state in making improvements in that regard is a $12.7 billion hole for road and bridge repairs and maintenance. An avenue for those who desire better roads, as well as bridges, in the state is an increase in the state’s gasoline tax.

The team takes a picture after the loss on Saturday morning.

Speaker Taylor Barras, Rep. Terry Landry and Rep. Stuart Bishop (seated L-R) take part in a panel organized by One Acadiana.

Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office working vehicle burglary

The Sheriff’s Office is looking for this man in connection to a recent vehicle
burglary.

According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon on Friday May 27, 2016 at approximately 8:23 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle burglary in La.

Clock placed in downtown Abbeville

Abbeville Councilman Brady Broussard Jr. shows off the new clock in front of the Vermilion Parish Courthouse in downtown Abbeville.

Downtown Abbeville received a new attraction Thursday morning, and it’s about time.

Abbeville receives award for winning Cleanest City contest

Louisiana Garden Club President Jeanette Gatzman (left) and State Cleanest City Contest Chair Jean Gilstrap present the State Award to Abbeville Mayor Mark Piazza.

Prior to this year, Abbeville won the State Cleanest City Contest twice, once in 1986 and again in 2012.

Three new restaurants coming soon to Abbeville

Construction continues Friday morning on the new Dairy Queen. The restaurant is located on the Bypass, near Lowe’s.

Abbeville will soon have a few more options for those who want a quick bite to eat.

Abbeville man charged with murder after shooting

According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon, one person has been arrested and booked into the Vermilion Parish Correctional Center Monday in connection to an early morning shooting that le

April’s Showers a success in Abbeville

Betty Henson (far left) and Mary Mire of A Pregnancy Center & Clinic join the Abbeville Fire Department’s April Bodin (right) during a presentation of baby supplies collected during a drive in April.

An effort to collect items needed for young, single mothers during April proved to be successful for many reasons.

Going Back To Herod

Alexis Harrison tries to shake everyone’s hands as she walks through the halls at Herod. AHS Principal Ivy Landry is also shaking all of the students hands.

A group of 2016 Abbeville High graduates went back to where it all began - Herod Elementary.

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Jamieon Isaiah Walker
A son, Jamieon Isaiah Walker, was born, Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at Abbeville General to Mr. and Mrs. Jamie Walker of Abbeville.

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