Mayci Breaux Scholarship Fund winners are, from left, Nikki Blanchard, of Broussard, and Tayler Montet, of Maurice.

Mayci Breaux Scholarship Fund winners are, from left, Nikki Blanchard, of Broussard, and Tayler Montet, of Maurice. Lafayette General Foundation announces Mayci Breaux Scholarship winners
From the September 2000 files of The Eunice News. Cadi Pedigo, 13, daughter of Roger and Gail Pedigo of Eunice, was named queen of the Teen Miss of the International Miss Youth Development Program. During the Thanksgiving holiday week she was to appear on the “Today” show.

Donnie Landry

Louisiana Community Bancorp announced the appointment of Donnie Landry as president of Kaplan State Bank and Teche Bank and Trust. Landry is president of the company’s Tri-Parish Bank based in Eunice and will now oversee the three LCB subsidiary banks located in the south-central part of the state.

Mayci Breaux Scholarship Fund winners are, from left, Nikki Blanchard, of Broussard, and Tayler Montet, of Maurice.

Donnie Landry

Louisiana Sonic Group donates money for child safety seats

With motor vehicle injuries being the leading cause of death among children under the age of 14 in Louisiana, Kergan Bros. Sonic has raised $48,000 for the purchase of nearly 1,000 child safety car seats for Louisiana families in need.

Engineers address cracks in newly paved roads

Engineers William Jarrell, left, and Karl Aucoin updated the St. Landry Parish Council on the parish’s Smooth Ride Home road-paving project at the Feb. 17 council meeting in Opelousas. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Additional work by specialized contractors is anticipated to address the worst of the cracks in some newly paved roads in St. Landry Parish, engineers said recently.

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Sports

BATON ROUGE – Les Miles has been relieved of his duties as LSU’s head football coach and will be replaced by Ed Orgeron as interim head coach for the remainder of the 2016 season, Vice Chancellor a

Lifestyle

Letha Briley from Church Points wins a door prize.

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Ellen Rider from Ville Platte, left, and Mae Austin of Eunice attend TRIAD workshop.

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Velma Rougeau, left, and Shirley McGee from Eunice at TRIAD in Eunice.

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June Gotreaux, left, Tressella Melancon and Marene Fruge of Eunice at TRIAD.

The quarterly TRIAD Senior Citizens safety and health workshop, sponsored by the St. Landry Sheriff department, was held Wednesday at the Eunice VFW Post 8971 Hall. A large crowd of seniors attended the workshop, enjoyed a luncheon of barbecue chicken, jambalaya, cole slaw and a soft drink.

Obituaries

Jane Janise Boone passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016, at the age of 70.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Quirk & Son Funeral

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