The Eunice News needs help in locating images of five servicemen killed during the Vietnam War.
Bull riding is his life. Peyton Olivier, a former Eunice resident, is entering high school this fall and will compete in the Arkansas High School Rodeo Association. He is the grandson of Diane Olivier of Eunice and the late James Pat Olivier.

Gayle Keller

Gayle Keller, daughter of Reginald and Gerry Keller of Eunice, has received a 2014 Emmy nomination. She is an independent casting director who has been working in television and film in New York City for the past 20 years.

Gayle Keller

E-cigs not without controversy

They emit vapor but health safety questions regarding electronic cigarettes are still swirling like smoke.
Electronic cigarettes, also known as vapors or e-cigs for short, have made an impact on an industry dominated by tobacco cigarettes in a short amount of time.

Bayou Mallett memoir recounts seven generations

Lovie Guillory

A Mallett native who recently retired as a telecommunications attorney in Washington, D.C. has written a memoir of seven generations of her family.
Lovey Marie Guillory was in Eunice earlier this summer talking to three schools about her book and her experiences.
“Born on the Kitchen Floor in Bois Mallett” is the story of a free black Creole family from 1740 on.
Guillory traces her family’s beginnings to a slave named Marguerite, born around 1740, who won freedom for herself and her children in a 1783 Louisiana court case.

Images sought for Vietnam War's Wall of Faces

The Eunice News needs help in locating images of five servicemen killed during the Vietnam War.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation project “Faces Never Forgotten” is seeking missing photos of Vietnam veterans from Louisiana. These photos will help complete an electronic “Wall of Faces” in the new education center at the Vietnam Memorial Wall.
Those needed from the Eunice area:
James D. Feucht, Marines, killed May 7, 1968 at Quang Nam;
Charles Ray Williams, Army, killed Feb. 8, 1966, province unknown;

Eunice native Keller has Emmy nomination

Gayle Keller

Gayle Keller, daughter of Reginald and Gerry Keller of Eunice, has received a 2014 Emmy nomination.
She is an independent casting director who has been working in television and film in New York City for the past 20 years.
She is casting director for the F/X series “Louie” and was nominated for casting the 4th season of the comedy-drama starring comedian Louis C.K.
Keller has also cast for other television series, such as “Law & Order: Criminal Intent:, “Royal Paiins”, and HBO’s “Bored to Death.”

Eunice arrests

July 22
Brandon Fuselier, 21, 1450 West Dudley, disturbing the peace.

St. Landry arrests

July 23
Pierce Matthew Pitre, age 21, 3591 Hwy. 104, Opelousas, LA, 5 bench warrants, no license plates, no insurance, driving under suspension, possession of schedule I drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, burnt tail light, failure to register vehicle, illegal tinted windshield/side windows, low rider vehicle.
Robin Lewis Barber, age 41, 642 Denny Rd., Deville, LA, 2 counts of simple burglary, felony theft.
Dylan D. Auzenne, age 20, 176 Martin Luther King Dr., Sunset, La, burglary.

St. Landry arrests

July 22
Nicholas Brian Lanclos, age 31, 293 Mila Rd., Port Barre, LA, criminal trespass, principal to unauthorized entry of a place.
Mary Hogue Bradford, age 24, 293 Mila Rd., Port Barre, LA, obstruction of justice.
Lucian Richard, III, age 33, 133 Bellanise Rd., Port Barre, LA, simple battery involving domestic violence, bench warrant.
John Christopher Tyler, age 19, 913 Patsy, Opelousas, LA, second degree battery, 5 counts of battery of a correctional officer.
John A. Tyler, age 44, 813 St. Cyr. St., Opelousas, LA, aggravated battery.

Radio Logs

Monday, July 21
0030 Someone broke into house and stabbed caller’s male friend, 1700 block Amazon.
0319 Tire stolen off of car, 800 block North 3rd.
0744 Tire stolen, 800 block North 3rd.
0910 Vehicle window broken, AMC.
1256 Broken lock, with blood on it, Northwest Community Center.
1736 Shoplifting, Winn-Dixie, suspect fled in Trailblazer, arrest made.
1910 Fight, 100 block South St. George.
1924 Disturbance, Sunrise Gardens.

Eunice arrests

July 21
Lindsey Pitre, 540 West Maple, theft of goods.
Kenneth Cart, 256 Aadia Lot 9, theft.
Juvenile, disturbing the peace, ungovernable, curfew violation, two counts simple assault.

Radio Logs

Friday, July 18
0744 Watch stolen, 600 block North 11th.
0840 Disturbance, 1200 block West Maple.
1250 Theft, 600 block College.
1349 Accident, West Maple.
1430 Disturbance, one arrest, 700 block South C.C. Duson.
1608 Accident, Smokes.
1757 Juvenile damaging vehicle, parents called, Walmart.
1830 Woman says boyfriend stole her ID, birth certificate and child’s medical card, 300 block June.
1840 Stolen dog, College.
1958 Boyfriend found, above identification items returned.

St. Landry arrests

July 21
Tranise Shanell Thomas, age 32, 113 Vita Lane, Opelousas, LA, 2 counts of monetary instrument abuse.

Matthew Alan Chaney, age 31, 347 Hwy. 104, Opelousas, LA, criminal damage to property, 2 counts of resisting an officer, battery of a police officer, disturbing the peace by loud and abusive language, simple assault.

Larry Fontenot, age 64, 392 Schexnayder Rd., Palmetto, LA, 2 counts of obstruction of drainage and road ditches.

David Paul Martin, age 37, 2270 Old Hwy. 190, Port Barre, LA, reckless operation of a vehicle.

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Sports

As a kid I remember reading books about Roger Bannister (first runner to break the four- minute mile), Jim Ryun (1968 Olympics) and Jesse Owens (four gold medals in the 1936 Olympics).

Lifestyle

Creating Moon Dough

A handful of children attended a Moon Dough workshop held at Eunice Public Library Thursday, July 17.

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