She knew her way to Eunice because she has been here before. Former Lady Bengal basketball player Amanda Clemons has been named LSU Eunice head women's basketball coach to follow in the footsteps of Kathy Barlow, Michael Bari and Yolanda Moore.

Deputy Police Chief Varden Guillory shows Civil Service board members a video of run-in with Chief Ronald Dies. From left are chairman Keith Vidrine, Jan Ward, John Guillory, Germaine West and Donnie Thibodeaux.

The Fire & Police Civil Service Board restored Deputy Chief Varden Guillory’s duties and pay levels after a lengthy hearing Wednesday night, but told him Chief Ronald Dies could assign Guillory any vehicle he chooses, as long as it is road-worthy.
By John Burson Sports Writer

Deputy Police Chief Varden Guillory shows Civil Service board members a video of run-in with Chief Ronald Dies. From left are chairman Keith Vidrine, Jan Ward, John Guillory, Germaine West and Donnie Thibodeaux.

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Eunice Arrests

May 19
Devin Sonnier, 31, 610 North 11th Street; Domestic abuse battery.

St. Landry arrests

May 19
Stephen Paul Godeaux, age 25, 175 Godeaux Rd., Ville Platte, LA, simple battery involving domestic violence.

Coming Signs of Summer: City Lake, DMV

Mayor Claud "Rusty" Moody of Eunice.

Summer will be a season of completed city projects in Eunice, project that have long been delayed.

Walmart locating in Mamou

Construction of a Walmart Express store is expected to begin by June 30, according to Mayor Ricky Fontenot.

Eunice Arrests

May 16
Wendi Marie LeBouef, 42, 1929 Hwy. 452, Marksville; Shoplifting.

Eunice Radio Logs

Friday, May 16
0814 Simple battery reported at St. Elizabeth.
0843 Medical emergency reported in the 600 block of Maple Avenue.

190 get LSU Eunice degrees

Honors graduates line up for a formal photo opportunity prior to LSU Eunice commencement on Saturday morning.

EUNICE - LSU Eunice awarded 190 degrees during commencement ceremonies in the LSU Eunice Health and Physical Education Building.

Radio Logs

Thursday, May 15
0725 Utility trailer stolen, 100 block East Walnut.
0845 Four tires slashed, 400 block Ulysses.

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Sports

BATON ROUGE -- Following Saturday's 34-29 loss to Mississippi State, the LSU football team dropped to No. 17 in the AP Top 25 and No. 18 in the Amway Coaches Poll.

Lifestyle

Proclamations signed by Mayor Moody

Mayor Moody signs two proclamations presented by the VFW Post 8971 Commander and members. One, Buddy Poppy Days, during the month of October through Nov. 11.

Obituaries

Chasity Dawn Smith Richard died on Friday, September 19, 2014, at the age of 38.

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