At a special meeting Wednesday night, an abridged Evangeline Parish Police Jury discussed the proposed 2018 budget that includes a $12,000.00 pay raise at 20-percent for Secretary-Treasurer Donald
Additional information was released from the Ville Platte Police Department regarding a theft that happened at a bank on Main Street.
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has received reports of light sleet in parts of east Texas and central Louisiana today.
Jacki Wyble is pictured here standing behind the front counter of her shop on Main Street in Ville Platte called The Wyble Collection. The shop specializes in selling antiques that Wyble buys along the way for example at estate sales and deals a lot in religious items. (Gazette photos by Tony Marks)
The term “thrill of the hunt” usually refers to a hunter going out into the woods to bag a big buck.
On Monday, Ville Platte Chief of Police Neal Lartigue released an update on his department’s search for a man suspected of robbing an individual at a local ATM.