Joe Nagata was the head coach at Eunice High and St. Edmund for 22 seasons. Friday night many of his former players will be recgonized at halftime of the third annual Joe Nagata Memorial jamboree held at Eunice High’s Bobcat Field.
BASILE – The Basile Bearcats (10-2, 6-1) advanced to the state quarterfinals for the third straight season last year. Hamilton Christian captured the District 4-1 title followed by East Beauregard, Elton, Oberlin, Merryville, Grand Lake and South Cameron.
The high school football regular season doesn’t begin until next Friday, but the jamborees will give the local fans a preview what they can expect from their respective teams. The third annual Joe Nagata Memorial jamboree will be held on Friday at Eunice High’s Bobcat Field.

St. Landry arrests

Oct. 17
Christopher Dirk Ardoin, age 37, 463 Kimble St., Krotz Springs, La, speeding, driving under suspension, bench warrant. Arrested by Louisiana State Police.
Dwaine Mark Roger, Jr., age 24, 5287 Mire Hwy., Rayne, La, burglary of an inhabited dwelling.

Radio Logs

October 16
0115 Disturbance, 1100 block West Oak.
0930 Ungovernable student, Central Middle.
1117 Juvenile shoplifting, West Laurel.
1214 $900 stolen from woman’s bedroom, 1400 block Yukon.
1351 Subject passed out in vehicle, Sittig & La. 13.

Eunice arrests

Oct. 16
India Mayne, 20, 821 South Beulah, Apt. 9A, domestic abuse battery, improper supervision of a juvenile.
David Mayne, 17, 320 Corn, disturbing the peace by fighting.

Radio Logs

October 15
0244 Officer needed, 1100 block E. Laurel.
0543 Break-in, Holiday Inn Express.
0600 Break-in, Holiday Inn Express.
0616 Property recovered.
0844 Ungovernable juvenile, Betty.
1247 Accident, 10th & Vine.

Eunice arrests

Oct. 15
Deidre Fontenot, 43, 1466 Ruppert Lake Road, simple criminal damage to property over $500, felony theft.
Damian Nelson, 22, 821 South Beulah Apt. 3D, disturbing the peace by intoxication, theft.

Radio Log

October 14
1335 Harrassment, 1400 block Yukon.
1403 Investigation, 100 block of City Avenue.
1818 Disturbance, Nimitz/McArthur.
1832 Subject needs officer, N. St. Joseph St., basketball goal found in roadway.
1931 Theft, W. Laurel.



Joe Nagata was the head coach at Eunice High and St. Edmund for 22 seasons.


Sometimes I believe I have seasonal allergies. I’ll experience the itchy, scratchy throat, and coughing, and not really knowing where it’s coming from.


EUNICE ~ Visitation for Silver Lane “Big Sil’’ Patton Guillory will be from 9:00 am to 1:45 pm at Bishop Ceasar Center with funeral services following at 2:00 pm at St.

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