Last season he was hurt and watched the game from the sidelines. Today, Tharold Simon’s biggest stage is the Super Bowl as the Seattle Seahawks face the New England Patriots. “I am very excited to be on the field,” Simon said. “It is a whole different feeling to be able to play in it and say you were a part of it.
Some years, the freshmen have a chance to sit back and learn how the college game is played. That may not be the case for LSU Eunice as Bengals open the season at 6 p.m. Friday night against North Lake College.
Eunice police continue their search for the man who held up Family Dollar store Thursday morning, escaping with an undetermined amount of money. The suspect is describe as black with chin-length dredlocks. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a grey hoodie.

St. Landry arrests

Jan. 29
Laimon Williams, age 34, 1474 Casa Calvo St., New Orleans, LA, speeding, no driver’s license, no insurance, no license plates, failure to carry/secure registration, reckless operation of a vehicle, flight from an officer.

Radio Logs

January 29
0738 Disturbance, 200 block South Vivian.
0807 Ungovernable student at St. Edmund Elementary, with knife.
0848 Armed robbery, Family Dollar.
1300 Accident, Tobacco Plus.
1330 Juveniles fighting, 300 block West Bacciochi.

Armed robbery suspect search continues

Eunice police continue their search for the man who held up Family Dollar store Thursday morning, escaping with an undetermined amount of money.
The suspect is describe as black with chin-length dredlocks. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a grey hoodie.

Eunice arrests

Jan. 29
Debra Sattler, 60, 311 North 12th, disturbing the peace.
Taylor Hanks, 19, 1358 Hwy. 758, 2nd-degree battery.
Juvenile, 15, disturbing the peace by fighting.
Juvenile, 13, disturbing the peace by fighting.

Radio Logs

January 28
0057 Traffic stop, driver wanted on Florida grand theft charge; bolt cutters in vehicle.
0158 Shoplifting, Walmart.
0733 Accident, 1300 block Duck.
0751 Ungovernable student, East Elementary.

Eunice arrests

Jan. 28
Anthony Powell, 22, 520 2nd St., obstruction of public passage.
Stephen Arvie, 41, 611 East Vine, money warrant domestic abuse battery, probation warrant domestic abuse battery.

Doris Reese Stagg is Rotary's Citizen of the Year

Eunice Rotary Club Citizen of the Year Committee chairman John Pucheu presents 2014 award Wednesday to Doris Reese Stagg. In right background is Charles F. Seale, whose nomination letter was the basis of the club’s selection of Mrs. Stagg.

Doris Reese Stagg, who will celebrate her 100th birthday on Feb. 4, was named the Eunice Rotary Club's Citizen of the Year at a luncheon Wednesday.

Eunice arrests

Jan. 27
Jeremy Horton, 21, 821 South Beulah No. 11A, felony possession of marijuana, probation/parole hold, expired MVI, no driver’s license on person.
Corey Porter, 23, 760 Carron No. 17C, money warrant disturb ing the peace.

Radio Logs

January 27
0133 Shoplifting, Walmart.
0736 Two men walking on West Vine, one has pistol in hand; gone on arrival.
0842 Shotgun stolen, 1800 block West Dudley.
1048 Accident, LSU Eunice lot.
1353 Disturbance, 4th & Park.
1855 Truck stolen from Basile.

Eunice arrests

Jan. 26
Keely Bordelon, 36, 150 Rodney, theft of goods shoplifting.

Radio Logs

January 26
0221 Break-in, 500 block Sharon.
0312 Break-in, 400 block Brenda.
0623 Vehicle break-in, 900 block Sittig.
0632 Woman left trunk open, went in house, returned, two bags missing from trunk, 900 block West Park.
0800 Break-in, 400 block Brenda.

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Sports

Last season he was hurt and watched the game from the sidelines.
Today, Tharold Simon’s biggest stage is the Super Bowl as the Seattle Seahawks face the New England Patriots.

Lifestyle

Luke Vidrine, Fifth-Grade Student of the Year at St. Edmund Elem.

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Victoria Heinen, Twelfth-Grade Student of the Year at St. Edmund High; and Anna-Claire Heinen, Eighth-Grade Student of the Year at St. Edmund.

Each year, St. Edmund Catholic School participates in the Louisiana Department of Education’s Student of the Year Program. This program is designed to recognize outstanding elementary, middle/junior high, and high school students.

Obituaries

NASA communications expert
BATON ROUGE – Services for NASA communications expert Teddy Morrison will be Jan. 30. He died Jan. 27 at age 66.

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