The winners in the 2018 Gazette Football Contest were recently released. Pictured above (L to R) are business category winner representative from Brown’s Furniture, Jody Fontenot; individual category winner Perry Vidrine; Gazette Sports Ediitor Tracey Jagneaux; Gazette office winner Becky Nelson and Gazette Publisher Garland Foreman. Vidrine won his title on an end of the season tiebreaker with Donald Sam and Hank Lafleur. (Gazette photo by Kathy Longino)

Gazette Football Contest winners garner recognition

Another year and another Gazette Football Contest gone by.

Pictured above are family and friends of De’Lanzo Veal, who gathered at the courthouse last Saturday for a rally for justice. Veal was shot and killed in Evangeline Parish in June of this year. The individual who has been arrested for the crime is Brandon Perkins. Pictured in no particular order is Martekia Sparks, Sparkle Sparks, Brandie Anderson and Alonda Veal. (Gazette photo by Sylis Manuel)

Murder victim’s family demands justice with rally

A rally took place at the Evangeline Parish Courthouse Saturday where the family of De’Lanzo Veal, who was shot and killed in the Beaver area this past June, was demanding justice for their loved o


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