Eunice Mayor Rusty Moody, left, greets participants in a St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission networking meeting at Niche Arts Gallery & Studio, 211 South 2nd St., Eunice, on Thursday. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

The World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cook-off was among the topics discussed in a St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission networking meeting Thursday.  About 15 tourism professionals attended the meeting at Niche Artst Gallery & Studio on 2nd Street. 
The Eunice Lady Cats improved to 3-2 in District 4-4A with a 15-0, 20-4 sweep over Opelousas High on Thursday. In the opener, the Lady Cats exploded for 11 runs in the first inning and sealed the mercy-rule win with four more runs in the third frame.
VILLE PLATTE -- A Reddell woman who was walking on a highway Friday morning is dead after being struck by a vehicle in Evangeline Parish.

Eunice Mayor Rusty Moody, left, greets participants in a St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission networking meeting at Niche Arts Gallery & Studio, 211 South 2nd St., Eunice, on Thursday. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Eunice radio logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio logs.
March 20
05:57 1000 block of West Park; Caller said man is around house and has a restraining order against him.
06:20 Traffic stop, U.S.190 and 12th Street.

Eunice arrests

The following are arrests reported by Eunice Police Chief Randy Fontenot.
March 22
Barjona Simon Bell, 18, 110 Boudreaux St., Eunice; armed robbery.
Jairus John Bell, 19, 110 Boudreaux St., Eunice; armed robbery.

Doctor: Vaccine is the cure to dangerous measles virus

Dr. Todd Pullin, a Eunice pediatrician, talked about measles and vaccines at the Eunice Rotary Club Wednesday. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Dr. Todd Pullin says the measles vaccine is safe and effective.
But the Eunice pediatrician said he leaves it to parents to decide whether or not to have their children vaccinated.

Mudders may lose trucks in their ruts

A rut on the edge of Belleau Road only gives a hint of the problem left by mud riders that have drawn the attention of Timmy Lejeune, a St. Landry Parish Council member. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

A Eunice area Parish Council member wants to discourage mud riders from tearing up public roads by allowing their trucks to be seized.
Timmy Lejeune, District 11 councilman, said, mud riders are leaving ruts 3-feet deep in some parish roads.

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The Eunice Lady Cats improved to 3-2 in District 4-4A with a 15-0, 20-4 sweep over Opelousas High on Thursday.

Lifestyle

Seth Joubert and Claire Duos

Dr. and Mrs. Clay M. Duos of Eunice are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Claire Elise Duos, to Seth Jordon Joubert, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Ray Joubert of Eunice.

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