All four District 5-1A teams earned playoffs berths, which came as no surprise to St. Edmund head softball coach Thomas David. St. Edmund (12-7. 1-4) will host No. 23 Northwood-Lena (11-14, 5-4) at 4 p.m. on Monday at Lady Jay Field.
The battle for the District 5-1A championship got tougher for St. Edmund on Wednesday as the Blue Jays split a doubleheader with False River Academy. St. Edmund (16-6, 3-1) won the first game 8-2, but fell 8-6 to the Gators (3-15, 1-3) in the finale.
Eunice firefighters were busy during a thunderstorm Thursday afternoon. At 2:34 p.m. firefighters went to a blown transformer in the alley in the 100 block of South 2nd Street, Nine minutes later they were sent to a house at 1401 Park Avenue where lightning had knocked a hole in the peak of the roof. Capt.

Radio Logs

Wednesday, June 11
0208 Traffic stop, arrest, 7th & Park.
0308 Gun shots, Corn & Maple.
1042 Vehicle in ditche, La. 13 & Sittig.
1254 Disturbance, Sunrise Gardens.
1329 Accident, North C.C. Duson.
1330 Accident, Clanton & Juanita.

Eunice arrests

June 11
Marcus Lejeune, 35, Mamou, DWI 1st, damage to city property, reckless operation, driving under suspension, open container in vehicle.
Jillian Sonnier, 31, 610 North 11th, theft of goods shoplifting.

Radio Logs

June 10
Jonathan Alfred, 30, 321 Acadia, warrant for possession of Schedule II CDS, violation of Uniform CDS Law drug-free zone
Andre Aymond, 27, 1040 West Ash, probation warrant.

Radio Logs

Tuesday, June 10
0546 Vehicle in ditch, 600 block Halsey.
0808 Vehicle stalled in high water, turning lane, East Laurel near Donut Queen.
0903 Accident, Valero.
0912 Vehicle stalled in water, Moosa & East Laurel.

St. Landry arrests

June 11
Michael Wayne Bihm, age 41, 162 Midway Lane, Opelousas, LA, simple burglary.
James Campbell, age 58, 2243 George Dr., #26, Opelousas, LA, driving while intoxicated – 1st offense, speeding. Arrested by Louisiana State Police.

Radio Logs

Monday, June 9
1030 Juvenile complaint, 400 block West Bacciochi.
1120 Theft, Sunrise Gardens.
1142 Accident, 2nd & Walnut.
1705 Disturbance, 500 block North C.C. Duson.
1729 Accident, vehicle stuck on tracks, East & Laurel.



All four District 5-1A teams earned playoffs berths, which came as no surprise to St. Edmund head softball coach Thomas David.


Americanism Essay winners named


District essay winners


Americanism essay winners honored


Grant Clancy - Scout of the Year

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8971 and Ladies Auxiliary each year host and sponsor an Americanism essay contest for Eunice students.
Students from all Eunice elementary, junior high and high schools enter and participate in the contest.

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