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

Eunice Police Arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice police.
Feb. 3
Sedra Andres, 26, 200 E. Maple, Eunice. Money warrant, and driving under suspension.
Brianna Sam, 23, 421 Ulysses Street, Eunice. Money warrant, charged with no child restraint, and resisting an officer.

Eunice Police Radio Logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio logs.
Feb. 3
06:06 Stalled vehicle.
06:13 Stalled vehicle.
07:01 Lobby Complaint.
07:06 Indecent behavior.
07:38 Juvenile at Highland Elementary with a knife.
07:42 stalled vehicle.

News notes

Frontline Youth Group garage sale set Saturday
There will be an indoor garage sale at 179 Stanford Road, in Eunice from 6:30 a.m. until noon Saaturday to benefit the Frontline Youth Group of Faith Christian Worship Center.
Money raised will be used for summer youth camp.

Mardi Gras: The party in Eunice begins Friday

A Mardi Gras mask in the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center in Eunice. The Eunice center is the site in the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve to be be open on Mardi Gras. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

The Mardi Gras is arriving in Eunice and the party begins in earnest Friday when the music starts at 6 p.m.
The barriers are on the side of 2nd Street, but it will be about 2 p.m. Friday when 2nd Street is closed from U.S. 190 to Park Avenue.

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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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