Even with a 20-0 lead at the break, the outcome of the game seemed still in doubt between the Bulldogs and Blue Jays. But 16-third quarter points put the game out of reach as St. Edmund rolled to a 42-6 win over Iota. Another rival comes to town this Friday as No. 6 Basile visits Blue Jay Field.
Total enrollment at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette this semester, at 18,796 students, is the highest in the school’s history.
LSU has brought in one of the largest freshman classes in the university’s history, and overall enrollment increased to more than 30,000 students for the first time since 2005. Across all LSU campuses statewide, total enrollment also increased to 44,246.


Radio Logs

Friday, May 30
0131 Disturbance, 100 block Crestview.
0552 Woman reports her Ford Escape and 14-year-old daughter missing.

Eunice arrests

May 30
Jacob Ryder, 31, 300 South MLK No. 11, theft of goods shoplifting.
Marke Herbert, 22, Ville Platte, simple batter.

Board says Chief waited too late to discipline officer for actions

CUTLINE: From left to right, Eunice Police Chief Ronald Dies submits evidence into the Eunice Fire & Police Civil Service Board hearing, Officer Richard Abadie, Secretary Merline Bollich and chairman of the board Keith Vidrine at city hall for the special public meeting and appeal hearing in which Abadie appealed his disciplinary action following the leaking of a controversial video taken from his squad car and uploaded to youtube.com by unknown individuals in 2013.

The Eunice Fire and Police Civil Service Board ruled Wednesday night that a leaked video from within the Eunice Police Department was initially inv

Five confirmed dead, two injured in head-on crash

First responders struggle to pry open door on Tahoe involved in a head-on collision Friday afternoon on Hwy 13 just south of Eunice. A passenger in the Tahoe died, as did three persons in the Civic at right.

Police confirm four persons died at the scene and two others were injured after a head-on collision which happened approximately at 2:30 p.m.

Radio Logs

Thursday, May 29
0304 Disturbance, 1100 block West Oak.
0807 Three radiators stolen, North 9th.

Vehicle thief not too selective

The stolen truck wouldn't be hard to miss, what with its casket lowering device and other items used in funerals.

Radio Logs

May 28
0746 Disturbance, 100 block Boudreaux.
0830 Accident, CC Duson & Ash.
0834 Theft, 1800 block West Park.



Even with a 20-0 lead at the break, the outcome of the game seemed still in doubt between the Bulldogs and Blue Jays.


"A Family Affair" cast of "The Diary of Anne Frank". Play continues Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7 p.m.

“Families have great strength when they come together for a common cause.”


Visitation for Ollie Mae Alfred, 90, will be on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8:00 am to 10:45 am with funeral services following at 11:00 am, both at New Zion Baptist Church, 251 Nimitz Street

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