George White, 84, and John Arabie, 65, of Eunice are married by Acadia Parish Ward 2 Precinct C Justice of the Peace John Wayne Doucet at the St. Landry Parish Clerk of Court Office in the Eunice Municipal Complex on Tuesday. White and Arabie are the first same-sex couple to be married in St. Landry Parish.

Don Reber

The case for a Eunice master plan is to be presented to the mayor and aldermen at a 6 p.m. Thursday meeting at City Hall. Developing a master plan was scrapped in April as too expensive by Mayor Rusty Moody, but the door was not closed on the plan.

Rep. Mickey Guillory’s tenure as District 41 representative ends in January after three four-year terms. Guillory is term-limited to the three terms. Guillory was interviewed Thursday in office at the Eunice Municipal Complex. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Louisiana’s three-term limit on legislators spells the end of Rep. Mickey Guillory’s tenure in the House of Representatives. Guillory is one of 21 legislators who reached the legal limit on their time. Guillory, 75, a retired State Police officer, was first elected in 2003 and represents the 41th District.

Don Reber

Rep. Mickey Guillory’s tenure as District 41 representative ends in January after three four-year terms. Guillory is term-limited to the three terms. Guillory was interviewed Thursday in office at the Eunice Municipal Complex. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Eunice arrests

July 21
Lindsey Pitre, 540 West Maple, theft of goods.
Kenneth Cart, 256 Aadia Lot 9, theft.
Juvenile, disturbing the peace, ungovernable, curfew violation, two counts simple assault.

Radio Logs

Friday, July 18
0744 Watch stolen, 600 block North 11th.
0840 Disturbance, 1200 block West Maple.
1250 Theft, 600 block College.
1349 Accident, West Maple.
1430 Disturbance, one arrest, 700 block South C.C. Duson.
1608 Accident, Smokes.

Eunice arrests

July 18
Teddy Charles, 41, 321 Armide, money warrant domestic abuse battery.
Jason Thomas, 40, bench warrants careless operation, no insurance, driving under suspension.

St. Landry arrests

July 18
Jeramie Anthony Brown, age 36, 1153 Hwy 758, Eunice, LA, 3 bench warrants, resisting an officer, arrested by Rapides Parish Sheriffs Office.
Noel Austin Waas, age 29, 582 Country Ridge Road #118, Opelousas, LA, second degree battery.

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Sports

Heading into his 21st season as the head football coach at Eunice High, Paul Trosclair has celebrated historic victories and helped his teams recover from dissapointing losses.

Lifestyle

Matthew Klumpp and Toni Fontenot

Benji and Pam Fontenot of Eunice and JoAnn Wedlock of Ville Platte are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Toni Fontenot, to Matthew Klumpp, son of Carter and Dana Klumpp of Eunice.

Obituaries

VILLE PLATTE-Funeral services for Prenella Ann Thomas, 49, will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, July 4, 2015 and the visitation will be from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm on Friday, July 3, 2015 at Zio

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