July 18, 1956 - Jan. 8, 2017
Funeral services for Joseph Goodly, 60, will be held Saturday January 14, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Duralde with burial in Ashford Cemetery.
Goodly died January 8, 2017 in Baton Rouge.
In non-district action this past week, the Ville Platte High Bulldogs and the Lady Bulldogs traveled to St. Landry Parish to take on the North Central Hurricanes and Lady Hurricanes in hoops action.
MAMOU -- The Mamou Demons and Lady Demons hosted the Pine Prairie Panthers and Lady Panthers here Tuesday night in a very important tune-up before district play gets into full swing.
Mary L. Foster-Galasso stands next to shelves of books inside the Evangeline Parish Library on West Main Street in Ville Platte. Foster-Galasso has served as Library Director for more than a decade, and was one of the leaders that helped get the new library building constructed on West Main Street. Foster-Galasso is still working diligently at the library while she continues to battle Stage 3 breast cancer. (Gazette photo by Raymond Partsch III)
Mary L. Foster-Galasso has no plans at allowing cancer to derail her career, her life or for that matter her sense of humor.
VILLE PLATTE - Ville Platte resident Raleigh Pitre passed away at the age of 72 on January 6, 2017. Williams Funeral Home of Ville Platte will be handling arrangements, which are incomplete at this time.
Fontenot, a resident of Ville Platte, passed away Thursday January 5