As members of the Francophone world descend on Chicot State Park for Le Grand Hoorah, they will be delighted to many authentic sights and sounds of the French culture.
Both of the newly crowned Boggy Bayou royalty have deep roots in the Pine Prairie area from attending school in the area to being baptized in the village’s Catholic church.
Evangeline Parish Clerk of Court Randy Deshotel (left) was the speaker at April’s first meeting of the Ville Platte Rotary Club and talked about new things at his office. He is pictured here with Rotarian Maggie Ortego (center) and Rotary President Wayne Vidrine (right). (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
By: TONY MARKS
(Editor’s Note: The following information was obtained from the Evangeline Parish Clerk of Court’s Office in Ville Platte. This information is printed once a month in The Gazette.)
April 4, 1963