Gazette Staff Report
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Sacred Heart of Jesus Court #1674, resumed their monthly meetings after the summer break on September 2, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church meeting room with Regent Barbara Delafosse presiding.
By: DR. BRIAN DORE’
Member of the VP Ministerial Alliance
Fall leaves and pumpkin come to mind as the air begins to cool and fall weather really sets in. A new season brings about fresh ideas for outside things to do. Planting a fall garden in our dementia unit is always a favorite activity for the residents.
Ville Platte attorney Roy Richard (standing) addresses representatives from the U.S. Department of Justice during a town hall meeting held at St. John Baptist Church on Monday. Also pictured is Ville Platte resident Rufus Searile. More than 150 locals attended the event which addressed allegations against the Ville Platte Police Department and the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office. (Gazette photo by Raymond Partsch III)
Ville Platte residents passionately voiced their concerns about the treatment that they claim to receive from city and parish law enforcement agencies during a town hall meeting on Monday night.
Evangeline Parish Registrar of Voters Lucas Buller announced on Wednesday the dates and times for the early voting period for the upcoming October 24th election.
Fire District #2, Ward 1 is looking at spending a little more for two new fire trucks.
ABBEVILLE -- When the goal is successful developing the economy in an area, it’s best when the people vested in that success see the area.
Cabot Corporation’s Ville Platte facility is receiving the Leaders In Philanthropy Corporate Award for its outstanding generosity and charitable contributions to Evangeline Parish.