The seven St. Edmund seniors knew of the challenge before them, but were hoping to leave the field with a win over rival Sacred Heart of Ville Platte in the regular season finale.

(Photo by Claudette OIivier)

After a massive manhunt Thursday afternoon, Theobegi Levier was arrested at 5 p.m. in a field northwest of the Eunice Walmart. Levier has been sought since he escaped police custody on April 13 while being transported to an Opelousas Health Care Unit.
VILLE PLATTE – It was a battle to the end between District 5-1A rivals. No. 7 Sacred Heart of Ville Platte scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth and held off a Lady Jay rally as the Lady Trojan grabbed a 4-3 win over No. 10 St. Edmund Wednesday in the regional round of the Class 1-A playoffs.

(Photo by Claudette OIivier)

St. Landry arrests

April 11
Jentre Gerard Perrodin, age 32, 2249 Woodlawn Dr., Opelousas, LA, driving while intoxicated – 3rd offense, simple obstruction of highway, stopping in roadway, no seat belt, possession of marijuana, arrested by Louisiana State Police.

Radio Logs

Thursday, April 10
0820 Medical emergency reported in the 300 block of South MLK.
0916 Subject needs police officer in the 500 block of Halsey.
1432 Traffic crash reported in the 100 block of South 9th Street.

Radio Logs

Wednesday, April 9
0741 Traffic crash reported in the area of 4th and Hwy. 190.
0928 Subject needs police officer in the area of 4th and Vine Street; resulted in arrest.
0943 Subject needs police officer in the 300 block of Ulysses Street.

Arrests

April 9
Brandon Joseph Barrilleaux, 29, 222 Mars Road, Morgan City; Bench warrant for damage to property.
Gujuan Malik Freeman, 18, 210 North Mallet; Resisting an officer, obstructing public passage, wearing pants below waist in public.

St. Landry arrests

April 10
Cortlyn R. Ventress, age 17, 169 Fleur Des Coteau, Opelousas, LA, simple battery.

Eric Darnell Celestine, age 29, 143 Veterans Blvd., Opelousas, LA, bench warrant, distribution of schedule II drugs.

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Sports

PRAIRIE BASSE – The Eunice High Bobcats ended their regular season with a 9-6 victory over the Beau Chene High Gators here Wednesday afternoon.

Lifestyle

The VFW Post 8971 members and the Boy Scouts Troop 425 honored MA1 Pamela Veillon on April 28 on her retirement date by raising and flying her personal United States flag and Louisiana flag. Veillons’ wishes were to have flags flown in Eunice on her retirement date. Veillon served 29 years in the Navy. Pictured are the VFW Post Commander Gene Olivier along with Honor guard Captain Alvin Wilson, Bugler Carrol Ortego, Chaplain Donald Estillette, along with Boy Scout Troop 425 Scoutmaster Randy Leger, Committe member Bard Fruge, and scouts Coy Martel, Bricen Leger, Chase Douget, Jordan Welch and Trevor Picard. (Photo Submitted)

The VFW Post 8971 members and the Boy Scouts Troop 425 honored MA1 Pamela Veillon on April 28 on her retirement date by raising and flying her personal United States flag and Louisiana flag.

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