When Pointe Coupee Central was closed over the summer by the Pointe Coupee School Board, St. Edmund was forced to find another opponent. That did not happen, so the Blue Jays have an open date Friday before taking on False River Academy on Oct. 31.
With a 48-0 win to open District 4-4A play, the Bobcats are sitting atop the standings while this week’s opponent is still searching for their first win. But Eunice High (3-1, 1-0) head coach Paul Trosclair pointed out that Washington Marion’s record doesn’t tell the whole story.

Benefit Gumbo tickets available now. Benefit, with proceeds for Coach Trosclair, is scheduled for Nov. 11 at 6 p.m. at Northwest Community Center.

Eunice High’s “Pay IT Forward” Club is gearing up for its different fundraisers and activities. One is to help the school’s head football coach Paul Trosclair. Trosclair, recently diagnosed with Multi-Myeloma, a rare blood-plasma cancer, travels from time to time for treatments at MD Anderson in Houston, Texas.

Benefit Gumbo tickets available now. Benefit, with proceeds for Coach Trosclair, is scheduled for Nov. 11 at 6 p.m. at Northwest Community Center.

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Scam working Cleco customers hits Eunice area

Cleco customers, including several reported in Eunice, are again receiving fraudulent calls from individuals claiming to be Cleco representatives demanding people pay bills or face power disconnection.

Arrests

September 30

Radio Logs

Monday, September 30
1050 Subject needs police officer in the 600 block of South 7th Street.
1156 Subject needs police officer in the area of LSUE.
1603 Ungovernable child reported in the 600 block of South East Street.

St. Landry arrests

Oct. 1

Jorel Hughes, age 30, 1032 E. South St., Opelousas, LA, distribution of schedule 1 drugs, violation of uniform CDS law, drug free zone.

Man charged with rape, false imprisonment

Ruiz

A Eunice man is charged with hold a woman against her will and sexually assaulting her.

Police said the victim made her complaint at the police station on Sept. 27 and that Duane Ruiz, 27, of 1531 Dudley was subsequently arrested.

Man allegedly slips grandma dope, while he smokes toys in the attic

An Arnaudville man allegedly spiked his grandma’s food with narcotics so she would sleep while he smoked meth in the attic.

St. Landry Sheriff’s Capt. Megan Vizena said Monday that the department received a tip that the 78-year-old woman was being abused.

Radio Logs

 

Friday, September 27

Arrests

 

September 27

St. Landry arrests

Sept. 30

Shawn Michael Knott, age 34, 315 E. Pound St., Arnaudville, LA, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, obstructing public passage(s), turning moveable & required sign.

From the Files

September 1943

 

Bunkie Mayor Garcia has ordered police to pick up all loafers who cannot show they are gainfully employed, men or women, and put them to work or put them in jail.

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Sports

When Pointe Coupee Central was closed over the summer by the Pointe Coupee School Board, St. Edmund was forced to find another opponent.

Lifestyle

EHS Homecoming Tea

The traditional tea for Eunice High Homecoming Court maids was held at the home of Troy and Vanessa Cormier Thursday afternoon. Seated in front from left are Olivia Aguillard, Lynzi Trosclair, Hali Jack, Kathryn Arnaud and Heidi Pitre.

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