January 27, 1965 - February 1, 2016
WHITEVILLE - Funeral services will be held for Janice Faye Thibodeaux, 51, of Whiteville, at Church of the Resurrection in Whiteville at 10 a.m., Thursday, February 4.
LaVille Funeral Home of Ville Platte will be in charge of arrangements.
September 17, 1957 - February 1, 2016
A memorial service will be held for Edward Addison Beauregard, 58, of Ville Platte, at the New Life Assembly of God Church in Ville Platte at 2 p.m., Thursday, February 4.
Mr. Beauregard died Monday, February 1, 2016.
Six Evangeline Parish locals made their way to Lafayette, Wednesday, to speak on behalf of the residents in the parish at a recent DOTD meeting. Pictured from left to right on the back row are: Chester Granger, Adam Janet, Charles Tate. Front row from left to right are: Bryan Vidrine, Heather Cloud, and Bernard Lebas. (Gazette photo by Elizabeth West)
LAFAYETTE – The Department of Transportation and Development hosted a road show last Wednesday in an effort to address concerns about the condition of state and federal roads within the state of Louisiana.
Julia “Steppa” Thomas cooks the stuffing for stuffed crabs, while a gumbo simmers beside her, in the kitchen at Soileau’s Dinner Club. Thomas has been cooking up lunch and dinner at the restaurant for nearly 30 years and is one of eight staffers with at least 20 years experience. (Gazette photo by Raymond Partsch III)
OPELOUSAS – The popularity of Soileau’s Dinner Club has been well known amongst locals and tourists alike for generations, even when the original location itself was engulfed in flames.
VILLE PLATTE –When a game is played that has so much on the line, the expectation of watching a spectacular contest resonates in the air.
MAMOU – Coming into the game Friday, Mamou was riding a six game winning streak. A week ago the Demons beat Lake Arthur on the road 70-56 and beat Kinder 78-70 Tuesday night to get to 5-0 in district.