Trevor Paul Byron

According to Kaplan Police Chief Boyd Adams, a 20 year old male was arrested in connection with the recent string of burglaries in the city of Kaplan. After interviewing several people and conducting several nights of surveillance, Kaplan police officers were able to arrest one suspect.
Entering a new school year, the Vermilion Parish School District is on track to have a projected shortfall of $3.2 million by the end of the school year. One school board member said that amount is not written in stone - and it’s just a “projection.”
Not wanting to let decreased revenue streams come as a surprise blow at the end of the year, the Abbeville City Council called a finance committee meeting Tuesday evening to review numbers for the first six months of 2016 .

Trevor Paul Byron

Revenues down in Abbeville

Not wanting to let decreased revenue streams come as a surprise blow at the end of the year, the Abbeville City Council called a finance committee meeting Tuesday evening to review numbers for the

Over $11,000 Received for Baton Rouge Police Officers

LAFAYETTE — Community Foundation of Acadiana (CFA) has received over $11,000 to its In the Line of Duty Fund in response to the tragic July 17 shooting of seven Baton Rouge Police Officers.

Abbeville Arrest Report: July 10-18

Shanthony James Bessard
(Male)
DOB: 11/12/1985
Charge: City Court Warrant
Charge: Possession of Synthetic Marijuana

‘Love’ being shown to law enforcement

A local family recently brought a cake as a thank you to the Abbeville Police Department.

The Savoy family brought a cake to the Abbeville Police Department Tuesday afternoon, a cake decorated with a simple message.
“We Love You.”

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.

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Sports

Evan Dubois warms up before a recent 29er game.

The vacations are over and now it’s time to get back to work for the Gulf Coast Bank 29er American Legion team.

Lifestyle

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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