LAS Fire & Safety (1st place Professional Cooking Division)

A beautiful sunshine day on Sunday drove large crowds to the 30th annual World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cook-off held at the Northwest Community Pavilion.

From left, Jerry Moneaux, general manager at Slick Construction, Ginger Rozas, vice president and third generation member of the company, and new owner and president Felix Soileau stand outside Slick Construction’s headquarters in Eunice. Soileau recently purchased the company for an undisclosed amount from Rozas and her parents, Buz and Sherald Smith. (Photo by Claudette Olivier)

After 58 years and three generations of management, Slick Construction is now under new ownership.

Kelsey Griffith demonstrates CPR at the Eunice Kiwanis Club meeting Thursday. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

Chest pain is the main symptom of a heart attack, but not the only sign of the life-threatening situation. Kelsey Griffith, of Sirius Technology, spoke about heart attack symptoms and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation Thursday at the Eunice Kiwanis Club meeting.

LAS Fire & Safety (1st place Professional Cooking Division)

From left, Jerry Moneaux, general manager at Slick Construction, Ginger Rozas, vice president and third generation member of the company, and new owner and president Felix Soileau stand outside Slick Construction’s headquarters in Eunice. Soileau recently purchased the company for an undisclosed amount from Rozas and her parents, Buz and Sherald Smith. (Photo by Claudette Olivier)

Kelsey Griffith demonstrates CPR at the Eunice Kiwanis Club meeting Thursday. (Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

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.
Commencement speaker was Dr. Larry Hollier, chancellor of the LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans.

Radio Logs

Thursday, May 15
0725 Utility trailer stolen, 100 block East Walnut.
0845 Four tires slashed, 400 block Ulysses.
1045 Shoplifting, internal theft of gift card, Walmart.
1047 Disturbance, Crestview Loop.

Eunice arrests

May 15
Kaleb May, 19, 2821 Charlene Hwy., simple burglary, three counts simple criminal damage, criminal trespassing, felony theft, principal to attempted theft.
Candy Kratzer, 29, 1008 North 2nd No. 8, careless operation, no driver’s license.

Eunice man booked on DWI 3 after his truck plows into school bus

Dustin McGowen (Allen Parish Sheriff's Office)

A Eunice man whose pickup crashed into the back of a stopped school bus in Kinder last week is charged with third-offense DWI as well as possession of illegal drugs and paraphernalia.
Dustin Richard McGowen’s previous DWI arrests include at least one in Eunice, that on April 24, 2010.

Radio Logs

Wednesday, May 14
0148 Suspicious person reported in the area of North Cane and Vine; resulted in arrest.
1014 Traffic stop, narcotics found.
1142 Dog stolen, 100 block Johnson.
1248 Break-in, Sunrise Gardens.

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Sports

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.

Obituaries

EUNICE~It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that the family of Ethelette “Telette” Fontenot Thibodeaux announces her passing on Friday, March 27, 2015 at Acadian Medical Center in Eunice at th

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