Melissa Ann Rene

A Eunice Housing Authority employee was booked into the Eunice City Jail Thursday on charges of felony theft and filing or maintaining false public records. Bail was set at $3,500 in district court for Melissa Ann Rene, 44, of the 100 block of Tamaran Loop, Eunice, Lt. Richard Daigle said.
The Eunice High Bobcats scored three touchdowns on their first three possessions on the way to a 27-7 victory over the Sacred Heart Trojans in the nightcap of the Joe Nagata Memorial Jamboree played Friday at Bobcat Stadium. “I like their attitude,” Eunice High head coach Paul Trosclair said. “I am pleased overall with what we did.”
The Notre Dame Pioneers had a 14-8 halftime lead and went on to grab a 20-8 win over St. Edmund in the opening game of the third-annual Joe Nagata Memorial Jamboree Friday at Bobcat Field. After a short punt on the Blue Jays’ second possession, Notre Dame went 29 yards in just four plays to score the first points of the contest.

Melissa Ann Rene

Radio Logs

December 1
0946 Accident, 1000 block West Laurel.
1303 Accident, vehicle flipped, East Laurel.
1626 Disturbance, 300 block Fruge.
1820 Fight, same address Fruge.
1825 Disturbance, Sunrise Gardens.
1956 Hit and run, 2100 block West Laurel.

Food Bank drive under way today

Volunteer Harry Reed weighs donations at the 28th annual Food Bank Food Net Drive at the Northwest Center Tuesday morning.

The Eunice Food Bank is hosting its 28th annual Food Bank Food Net Drive until 6 p.m. today at the Northwest Center.
Non-perishable items, toiletries like shampoo, deodorant and toothpaste as well as monetary donations are being accepted.

Non-license driver charged in East Laurel accident

First responders attend to the needs of a driver whose KIA flipped on East Laurel early Monday afternoon.

A Mamou teenager was charged with having no driver's license and reckless operation following a three-vehicle accident on East Laurel Monday afternoon.
The driver of one vehicle, whose name was not released, was taken to an Opelousas hospital for treatment following the collision.

Radio Logs

November 28
0209 Disturbance, 600 block College.
0902 Theft of two Playstations, remote, two Casio watches, jewelry, two Playstation games, Walmart, two arrested.
1556 Fight, 500 block Bernice.
1733 Disturbance, 100 block Ardoin.
2220 Hit and run, no location.

Eunice arrests

Nov. 28
Ravon Semien, 21, Opelousas, no driver’s license, failure to carry/secure registration, no insurance, theft of goods shoplifting, resisting an officer.
Joshua Semien, 19, Opelousas, theft of goods shoplifting.

A blend of the old and the new

Nathanael Johnson at Cafe Mosaic.

Nathanael Johnson’s business approach is a blend of 21st Century smarts and 20th Century tradition.
The young owner of Cafe Mosaic in Eunice and Reve Coffee Roasters in Lafayette wants to grow his business opportunities.
At the same time, he wants to help others pursue theirs.

Radio Logs

November 26
0902 Hit and run, South 2nd.
1250 Ungovernable juvenile, 500 block North 3rd.
1916 Fight, 300 block Rodney.
2039 Theft, Walmart.



The Eunice High Bobcats scored three touchdowns on their first three possessions on the way to a 27-7 victory over the Sacred Heart Trojans in the nightcap of the Joe Nagata Memorial Jamboree playe


Eunice High recognizes and welcomes its newest teachers on campus. Front, from left, are K.K. Devillier, Leah Leblanc, Jade Fontenot, and Carla Lafleur. Standing, from left, are Tre’ Brown, Nina Fontenot, Wayne Fontenot and Dale Guillory, (Submitted info and photo)

Principal Mitch Fontenot at Eunice High School welcomes new teachers on campus.


EUNICE ~ Visitation for Silver Lane “Big Sil’’ Patton Guillory will be from 9:00 am to 1:45 pm at Bishop Ceasar Center with funeral services following at 2:00 pm at St.

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