Carl Toups seeks Justice of the Peace seat in Ward One
Carl R. Toups, of Erath, is formally announcing his intentions to be a candidate for Justice of the Peace, Ward 1, in the upcoming election.
The election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.
“It is with excitement and pride in my district that I announce my candidacy for Justice of the Peace for Ward 1. I have always been fascinated with the judicial system and the laws under our great state of Louisiana. I promise to serve with honesty, integrity and loyalty to the honor system.”
Mr Toups obtained a bachelor’s degree from University of Southwestern Louisiana.
He is the son of Sable Toups Richard and the late Carson Toups. He resides in Erath has been married 25 years to Mica Hollier Toups, daughter of Scott and Linda Hollier. Carl and Mica have four children: Raleigh is a senior at UL majoring in Early Childhood Education, Andre’ is a senior at Erath High, Avery is a freshman at Erath High and Phillip, a 5th grader at Dozier Elementary.
Carl currently works as a Sports Marketing Manager in Lafayette.
He is an avid fan of all things Ragin Cajun at the University of Louisiana as well as athletics at Erath High School. He has been a member of the Erath Backer’s Club for 10+ years, has coached baseball, soccer and softball at QSA as well as Erath Softball League.
He is a lifelong parishioner of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and a Third Degree Knight in the Knights of Columbus Council 3872, in Erath.
“I have been blessed and am so grateful for the many opportunities that have shaped my life including a strong family, a good education and a community that is involved. It is my desire to follow the laws set forth by the judicial system and be open to the citizens of Ward 1. I humbly ask for your vote and support.”