Do you believe that the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office and Ville Platte Police Department will stop using “investigative holds” now that the U.S. Department of Justice has cited each department for using them?
EUNICE -- The LSU-E Lady Bengals recently split games with Angelina Colleg and Patrick Henry behind the effort of former Basile standout Rylie James.
Angelina College used a strong first period and a 35-point fourth quarter to defeat the LSU Eunice Lady Bengals 85-58
NEW ORLEANS -- The Louisiana-Lafayette football team can longer claim to be perfect inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Ville Platte High’s Martin Jason (0) gets elevated to make a pass to a teammate, while Alexandria High’s Trey Mosley (22) and Darius Hampton (11) look on. The Bulldogs pulled off a huge 75-68 win in the final moments over the Class 5A Trojans to move to 11-4 on the year. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)
VILLE PLATTE -- Both the Ville Platte High Bulldogs and the Lady Bulldogs turned up the heat in the second half and burned down any momentum Alexandria Senior High (ASH) may have had, as they each pulled off upset wins over their top-ranked Class 5A opponents here Tuesday night.
Dr. TIm Fontenot pauses after he made the announcement inside Ville Platte City Hall on Wednesday that the annual rivalry football game between Ville Platte High and Sacred Heart School, known as the Tee Cotton Bowl, was being brought back in 2017. The table in front of Fontenot displayed the helmets for both teams, a photo of one of the games and the rivalry game trophy.
Dr. Tim Fontenot may not have been wearing a large red suit and sporting a long white beard, but the announcement he made on Wednesday sure did bring about plenty of holiday cheer inside Ville Platte City Hall.