With the dawning of a new day for the Ville Platte Chamber of Commerce on the horizon, area individuals and businesses were honored Wednesday night for their efforts in making the community a uniq
Pictured here from left to right are Assistant Superintendent of Schools Michael Lombas, Elementary Teacher of the Year Heather Demoruelle, Superintendent of Schools Darwan Lazard, and Evangeline Parish School Board President Wayne Dardeau. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
Pictured from left to right are Assistant Superintendent of Schools Mike Lombas, High school Teacher of the Year Mitzi Fontenot, Middle School TOY Elizabeth “Yvette” Jagneaux, Superintendent of Schools Darwan Lazard and Evangeline Parish School Board President Wayne Dardeau during a recent event hosted at Ville Platte High where the district’s TOY’s were honored.. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)
The stars were shining bright inside the Ville Platte High School Auditorium as Teachers of the Year and Principals were honored by the Evangeline Parish School Board for being super terrific amaz
On Thursday, Evangeline Parish Sheriff Eddie Soileau announced that Sacred Heart senior Dreu Benjamin Fontenot was named this year’s recipient of the Louisiana Sheriff’s Scholarship.
Tri-Parish employment held steady in March compared to a year ago, according to a report from the Louisiana Workforce Commission.
Towering over Highway 13 in Reddell is a building that was originally the C.M. Miller General Merchandise Store.