Ethan West of Pine Prairie (middle right) was selected as the district’s 12th Grade Student of the Year. Also pictured from left to right are Elementary Supervisor Linda LaFleur, Evangeline Parish School Board President Wayne Dardeau, and Evangeline Parish Superintendent of Schools Darwan Lazard.

The best of the best

The Evangeline Parish School District’s Students of the Year were announced Tuesday during a ceremony held at the Ville Platte North Side Civic Center.

Sacred Heart head coach Josh Harper (bending down) talks strategy to his players during a time out in Tuesday’s 50-42 district win over False River. The Lady Trojans improved their overall record to 7-16 and 4-5 in District 5-1A. Sacred Heart will host Catholic of Pointe Coupee tomorrow night. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Twice as nice

VILLE PLATTE -- The feeling was twice as nice Tuesday night in the “Land of Troy”, as the Sacred Heart Trojans and Lady Trojans were able to double up False River Academy in key wins for both squad


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