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Birth Announcements for Aug. 21

Mia Rose
St. Julien
A daughter, Mia Rose St. Julien, was born Monday, August 12, 2019, at Abbeville General to Crystal Lynn Parker and Dillan Paul St. Julien of Abbeville.

Cali Rose Spraggins
A daughter, Cali Rose Spraggins, was born Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at Abbeville General to Cassie Mae Cornez and Kalif Stephon-Vallot Spraggins of Abbeville.

Leah Isabella Lacour
A daughter, Leah Isabella Lacour, was born Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Abbeville General to Samantha Renee Lachaussee and James Ray Lacour of Abbeville.

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Miranda Katherine Bertrand and Eric Michael Broome

Bertrand - Broome announce engagement

Miranda Katherine Bertrand and Eric Michael Broome are thrilled to announce their engagement to the world. Miranda is the daughter of Craig and Janet Viator of Erath and David and Deborah Bertrand of Abbeville. She is a 2006 graduate of Erath High and a 2012 graduate of the University of Louisiana. She works as an Assistant Service Manager for Kendall Ford Lincoln of Anchorage, AK.

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Pictured left to right: Richard Melancon, Kathy Cormier, Theresa Broussard, Jeani Stevens, LaNell Melancon, Melissa Rosa, LaKisha Varner, Stephanie Picard, Robert Greer, Sherry McMinn, and Vicky Foreman.

Links des Pink Cancer Organization donates to Miles Perret

Links des Pink is a Non-profit Vermilion Parish Cancer Organization formed 2007. The mission has always been to help our neighbors, friends & family. One way has been to help support the Miles Perret Cancer Service Center. This donation of $13,000,00 brings our total donation throughout the years to $80,000.00. Our support has helped the Center provide weekend retreats for Breast Cancer Survivors, monthly group meetings, wigs, prosthesis, education, support, nourishment, physical wellness, cosmetic education & much more.

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Mrs. Nicholas Dale Geyer

LeBlanc - Geyer united in holy matrimony

Amanda Marie LeBlanc and Nicholas Dale Geyer were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony during the evening of April 12, 2019 at Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church in New Orleans, LA.
Presiding over the union was Rev. Herb Bennerfield, family friend of the bride. The bride is the daughter of Leslie Paul LeBlanc and Denise W. LeBlanc of Abbeville, LA. Her maternal grandparents are Maxine Lemaire of Erath, LA and the late George Wyatt of San Antonio, TX and her paternal grandparents are the late Doris and Annie LeBlanc of Abbeville.

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The Broussard family stands proud of their work during the lemonade stand benefit and graciously hands over a donation check to MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Broussard sisters come together for a cause after father’s diagnosis

Nine year old Aubrey Broussard and seven year old Gemma Broussard are two inspiring girls who wanted to help others. When their dad, Chip, was diagnosed with Melanoma two years ago, his daughters and wife Leslie were initially saddened by the news, as was he. The couple took on a lot in a short period of time, but managed to balance home life as well as hospital visits and treatments.



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