Vehicle rests where it finally came to stop after running over three children on their way to school, killing two of them.

The Louisiana State Police Troop I have identified the motorist suspected of running down three juveniles, killing two and critically injuring the third, as Jeremy J. Abraham, 32, of Breaux Bridge.

Jose Lopez and Tessa Bernal plant pansies Thursday morning in a bed at First Baptist Church on Park Avenue. They are with Southern Style Landscaping. Pansies, snapdragons and other seasonal plants can withstand cold that fairer weather plants cannot.

The first freeze of the season is possible in the Eunice area on Saturday night. The National Weather Service is forecasting a low that night of 31 degrees. The system bringing the cooler air is producing clear skies, with plenty of sunshine today, Friday and Saturday. The low tonight will be in the mid-40's.
After an open date last week, the Blue Jays return to District 5-1A action as St. Edmund entertains False River Academy on Friday night. “We used the time off to get back to the fundamentals and get guys healthy,” SEH head coach Thomas David said.

Vehicle rests where it finally came to stop after running over three children on their way to school, killing two of them.

Jose Lopez and Tessa Bernal plant pansies Thursday morning in a bed at First Baptist Church on Park Avenue. They are with Southern Style Landscaping. Pansies, snapdragons and other seasonal plants can withstand cold that fairer weather plants cannot.

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St. Landry arrests

July 14
Joseph Kenneth Major, age 45, 256 Sleepy Hollow Lane, Opelousas, LA, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

Joshua Martin Vincent, age 22, 200 Oakwood Lane, Pineville, LA, driving while intoxicated-2nd offense, stopping in roadway.

Radio Logs

Friday, July 11
0021 Trespass, Walmart.
0344 Four juvenile males throwing rocks at houses, Boudreaux.
0658 Disturbance, 200 block Acadia.
0921 Vehicle vandalism, 1400 block Lawrence.
1053 Accident, Maple & LSUE Dr.
1144 Debit card stolen, no location.

Eunice arrests

July 11
Kenneth Cart, 54, 256 Acadia Lot 9, disturbing the peace, resisting an officer.
Mickey Valerie, 51, 251 East Magnolia, unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling, entry/remain on premises after being forbidden.

From the Files ... July 1943

From files of The Eunice News
July 1943

Sgt. Clarence P. McGee, son of Clarence McGee, Jr. and nephew of Mrs. Burleigh McManus, has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for action with the Army Air Corps in India-Burma.

Jay Caswell in city judge race

Caswell: City Judge candidate.

Viel P. “Jay” Caswell, Jr. said Friday he will be a candidate for Eunice city judge the Nov. 4 primary.
He is an assistant district attorney for the 27th Judicial District Court and has been a prosecutor in Eunice City Court for 18 years.

Jason Bertrand to seek Ward 1 City Council seat

Jason Bertrand said he will be a candidate for Ward 1 alderman in the Nov. 4 Eunice City Council primary election.
Bertrand, 42, is a life-long resident of Eunice and has lived in Ward 1 since 2003.

Two booked after possible child abuse complaint

Two Eunice-area residents have been charged with battery involving children.
The arrests were made following an investigation into an incident that was reported to the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office on June 29.

Allergies’ sources, symptoms and treatments discussed

Dr. Larry Simon discusses seasonal allergy symptoms and sources during a Dinner With the Doctor program Wednesday evening at Acadian Medical Center.

Are you experiencing a runny or a snotty nose, mucus, or sneezing and watery eyes? These symptoms could all be related to seasonal allergies.

Eunice arrests

July 10
Jeramie PItre, 37, 530 West Maple, DWI 1st, hit and run, driving under suspension, careless operation with accident, no license plate, failure to carry/secure registration, expire MVI, misuse of temporary tag.
Raesha Joseph, 18, 851 East Maple, criminal trespass.

Radio Logs

Thursday, July 10
0237 Disturbance, 1200 block West Laurel.
0403 Accident, Walmart.
0500 Accident, arrest, MLK & Laurel.
1107 Accident, Cato’s.
1138 Hit and run, 600 block Farris.
1202 Phone stolen, 500 block Fuselier.

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Sports

LAFAYETTE - The Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns football team will look to build off a successful October when it returns to action on Saturday (Nov.

Lifestyle

Myra Miller

The city of Eunice celebrates Halloween tonight from the hours of 6-8 p.m.

Obituaries

Julia “Judy” Smith, 73, died on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Heart Hospital in Lafayette. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 1:00 pm on Saturday, November 01, 2014 at St.

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