NEW ORLEANS - The old adage, 'Defense Wins Championships' was on display in the 14th annual R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl on Saturday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns held Nevada in check all game, dominating defensively in a 16-3 win.

Lexi Guillory, left, Taylor Vige, David Crader, Jr., Meghan Guillory, and parents David and Chasidy Crader.

Traditions are often woven into the fabric of Christmas celebrations, and two Eunice families are marking the third generation of one of their holiday habits with some friendly competition.

New 27th Judicial District Judge Gerard Caswell congratulates 30-year Eunice City Judge Lynette Feucht at a retirement reception last week.

The times, to borrow a phrase, they were a-changin’ when Lynette Young headed off to law school. They still are, as Eunice City Judge Lynette Young Feucht prepares to retire from the bench after 30 years’ service.

Lexi Guillory, left, Taylor Vige, David Crader, Jr., Meghan Guillory, and parents David and Chasidy Crader.

New 27th Judicial District Judge Gerard Caswell congratulates 30-year Eunice City Judge Lynette Feucht at a retirement reception last week.

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Arrests

December 31
Donald Mott, 19, 1401 West Peach Avenue; simple criminal damage to property, criminal trespass.
Victoria Alfred, 26, 441 Eula Street; criminal mischief.

2014: State Police Aim for zero fatal accidents

Louisiana State Police are aiming for zero.
State police urge everyone to ring in the new year with safety in mind as troopers statewide are stressing the importance of responsible behavior and safe practices with the ultimate goal of zero fatal crashes.

Radio Logs

Monday, December 30
0914 Forgery reported at Brownie’s.
1221 Drug violation reported in the 400 block of North St. George; resulted in arrest.
1403 Traffic stop reported in the area of East Peach and MLK; resulted in arrest.

Arrests

December 30
Oterraius S. Mason, 18, 250 Childs Street; illegal possession of stolen things.
Scotty O’Brian Soileau, 24, 1101 1st Street, Mamou; Bench warrant for trespassing, bench warrant for theft.

Basile Housing audit finds missing money

The annual audit of the Basile Housing Authority discovered about $4,600 missing from the rental income fund and the person allegedly responsible is paying it back, but keeping her job.

Radio Logs

Friday, December 27
0016 Traffic stop reported in the area of South Cane and Hwy. 190; resulted in arrest.
0726 Simple burglary reported in the 600 block of South Park.
1528 Theft reported at Eunice Library; resulted in arrest.

Arrests

December 27
Coleman Joseph Mouille, 19, 2131 West Magnolia Street; illegal possession of stolen things.
Nathan Brian Ardoin, 30, 1340 B&B Avenue; illegal possession of stolen things.

St. Landry arrests

Corrina Anne Fontenot, age 42, 930 Hwy. 13, Eunice, LA, unauthorized removal of motor vehicle.

Justin Desormeaux, age 19, 153 Baggy’s Camp Rd., Opelousas, LA, simple burglary, theft.

From the Files ... December 1996

From files of The Eunice News:
December 1996

Lynn LeJeune is president of the newly organized Friends of the LSU Eunice Library. Other officers are Art Schroeder, treasurer, and Dr. Christina Vic, secretary.

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Sports

NEW ORLEANS - The old adage, 'Defense Wins Championships' was on display in the 14th annual R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl on Saturday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns h

Lifestyle

D.A.R.E. Essay winners named at Central Middle

Central Middle School students participated in a D.A.R.E. Essay contest and essay winners were named. They received trophies and certificates during the D.A.R.E. graduation held Dec. 8.

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