Along every bayou in the Evangeline and St. Landry Parish areas are little hamlets with strange names to most of the outside world.
TEAM RECOGNIZED - The state champion BHS wrestling team was honored at the recent school board meeting. Pictured left to right (bottom row) are Brevin Fields, Luke Fontenot, Luis Torres, Baylor Mccoy, Christian Bergeron, Gavin Christ Jayden Guillory, Andre Johnson, and Alex Menier; (top row) Coach Carmen Cortez, Coach Bryan McCoy, Gabe Duplechin, Blake Menier, Cole Manuel, Ethan Langley, Ethan Bazinet, Anphrony Guillory, Isaac Cortez, Matt Francois, Principal Tony Bertrand, Parker Fontenot, and Superintendent Darwan Lazard. ( Photo by Elizabeth West)
The Evangeline Parish School Board spent Wednesday recognizing students and its Teacher of the Year state semifinalist during its regular meeting.
Rocky Brent Rider announced his candidacy for re-election to the Evangeline Parish Police Jury’s District One seat. His announcement is as follows:
The 2018-19 LHSAA has released the Academic All-State teams for several sports and a number of Evangeline Parish athletes have been named to those teams.
An app offering Louisiana motorists to carry an electronic copy of their driver’s license on smartphones is now free for purchase through the month of May.