Congressman Mike Johnson (center) shares a laugh with State Representative Bernard LeBas (left) and Superintendent of Evangeline Parish Schools Darwan Lazard (right) before a town-hall meeting Friday afternoon at Ville Platte’s Girls and Boys’ Place. Johnson and LeBas were seatmates in the Louisiana House of Representatives before Johnson was elected to Congress last Fall. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
The Third Circuit Court of Appeal in Lake Charles handed down Wednesday opinions in two first degree murder cases on appeal from Evangeline Parish.
The Evangeline Parish School Board heard from Vic Slaven with Kolder, Slaven & Company, LLC at the board’s meeting last Wednesday.
On Monday, the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office reported a drug bust that occurred on December 11, 2017, where 430 grams of Methamphetamine were confiscated and Christopher Bolfa and James T.
Aubrey Fontenot, Jr., of Mamou (right) holds a camel that is part of the Nativity scene that he donated to Oak Lane Wellness and Rehabilitation Center in Eunice. The camel along with the other figurine pieces are handmade out of ceramics, and the wooden barn is also handmade. Fontenot is pictured here inside the center with its administrator Rhett Wimberly (left). (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)