Port Barre scored with 25 seconds left in the first half and that touchdown was all the Red Devils needed in a 6-0 win over St. Edmund at Blue Jay Field Friday. Kieron Malveaux connected with Easton Shelvin on an 18-yard fourth-down pass to give the Red Devils a six-point advantage heading into the intermission.
By Tom Dodge Sports Editor Every week seems like a rivalry game for the Bobcats as Eunice travels to Crowley Friday. “We have to be ready and improve each weel,” Eunice head coach Paul Trosclair said. “We have a challenging and demanding schedule.”
The field of candidates for the St. Landry Parish school superintendent’s job was cut from five to three in a seven-hour meeting Thursday. After about one-hour interviews each the final three are Dr. James Gray, Patrick Jenkins and Francis Touchet Jr.

Governor's transportation task force to meet in Lafayette Wednesday

The Acadiana Planning Commission, One Acadiana, and LEDA will host a regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment in Lafayette.

St. Landry Parish school superintendent candidates narrowed to 3

The field of candidates for the St. Landry Parish school superintendent’s job was cut from five to three in a seven-hour meeting Thursday.
After about one-hour interviews each the final three are Dr. James Gray, Patrick Jenkins and Francis Touchet Jr.

Eunice Police Arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
Sept. 21
Karnella M. Henry, 35, 100 block of Thibodeaux Lawtell. Simple assault on a school teacher, disturbing the peace, improper supervision of a minor.
Derrick Wayne Lafleur, 37, Swan Lane Road, Eunice. Probation warrant.

News notes

Eunice Manor plans Halloween Bash
The residents and staff of Eunice Manor invite the public to its first Halloween Bash from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 31.
Treats will be available including hot chocolate and fresh-baked cookies.

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Sports

Port Barre scored with 25 seconds left in the first half and that touchdown was all the Red Devils needed in a 6-0 win over St. Edmund at Blue Jay Field Friday.

Lifestyle

Letha Briley from Church Points wins a door prize.

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Ellen Rider from Ville Platte, left, and Mae Austin of Eunice attend TRIAD workshop.

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Velma Rougeau, left, and Shirley McGee from Eunice at TRIAD in Eunice.

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June Gotreaux, left, Tressella Melancon and Marene Fruge of Eunice at TRIAD.

The quarterly TRIAD Senior Citizens safety and health workshop, sponsored by the St. Landry Sheriff department, was held Wednesday at the Eunice VFW Post 8971 Hall. A large crowd of seniors attended the workshop, enjoyed a luncheon of barbecue chicken, jambalaya, cole slaw and a soft drink.

Obituaries

A funeral service for Mary Frenche Boston LaHaye, 94, will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 1:00 PM

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