HENDERSON SLIPPING AWAY – An underground rainwater drainage pipe passes beneath the home at left and empties into Bayou Amy below the surface. A major failure is allowing water to escape, washing away soil and endangering the property. (Karl Jeter)

Steve and Alecea Bridges have a serious problem that is getting worse as time goes on. They are sustaining extensive property damage due to erosion of the soil beneath their property caused by a leaking rainwater drainage pipe.

SAFE AT HOME — Luke Huval of Breaux Bridge scores a run as the ball (just above umpire’s knee) gets away from the South Terrebonne catcher. Julian Leon (8) looks on from his on-deck spot. The No. 5 Tigers swept the two-game series against the Gators, 6-5, 7-5, this past weekend to advance to the quarterfinal round of the state Class 4A playoffs against No. 4 Tioga.
(Kalyb Boudreaux)

Breaux Bridge – After missing out on the playoffs last year for the first time since head coach Kyle Cormier took over the program in 2001, the Breaux Bridge Tigers were hungry for playoff success when the 2016 season got underway earlier this year.
Court 13 Arts, the nonprofit film production company best known for the film “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” is looking for local women age 35-45 interested in auditioning for a part in an upcoming film.

HENDERSON SLIPPING AWAY – An underground rainwater drainage pipe passes beneath the home at left and empties into Bayou Amy below the surface. A major failure is allowing water to escape, washing away soil and endangering the property. (Karl Jeter)

SAFE AT HOME — Luke Huval of Breaux Bridge scores a run as the ball (just above umpire’s knee) gets away from the South Terrebonne catcher. Julian Leon (8) looks on from his on-deck spot. The No. 5 Tigers swept the two-game series against the Gators, 6-5, 7-5, this past weekend to advance to the quarterfinal round of the state Class 4A playoffs against No. 4 Tioga.
(Kalyb Boudreaux)

Atchafalaya Basin Bridge Now Open

State Police has advised that the Atchafalaya Basin bridge eastbound is now open however motorists are urged to take an alternate route if they are traveling to Baton Rouge.

Accident on I-10 East Has Traffic Backed Up For 3 Miles

An accident on I-10 eastbound has traffic backed up for at least three miles.  The crash which appears to have involved a passenger car and an 18 wheeler occurred near mile marker 125 just west of Whiskey Bay.  There are reported injuries however the extent of those are unknown at this time.

BB Police Seeks Help in Armed Robbery Case

On November 14, 2013, at approximately 7:00 p.m., an unknown male suspect robbed Security Finance on Rees Street in Breaux Bridge, The suspect brandished a handgun and left with the business with an undisclosed amount of money.

St. Martin Parish Daily Arrest Report

Boyance, Boyd, Harman, Hebert, Landry, Miller, Pearce, Sonnier, Wiltz

Boyance, Brock
32
400 block of Calhoun St
New Iberia, LA
FAILURE TO APPEAR
50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF

Boyd, Clarence
39
100 block of Dorrchester St
Lafayette, LA
FAILURE TO APPEAR
50-ST MARTIN SHERIFF

Henderson is fiscally sound

La santé financière du Village de Henderson est en bonne condition d’après le comptable.

Auditors gave the Town of Henderson a clean bill of health at the November town council meeting.

UL Nursing Program Sponsors Health Fair

Under the direction of UL Nursing Instructor Marilyn Buford, R.N., M.S.N., nursing students held a health fair at the St. Martinville Public Library, Tuesday, November, 12, to educate local citizens about heart health, infectious diseases, colds and flu and available health care services in the area.

Peggy Hulin's special guests

Veterans and their wives line up on the steps of St. Martinville’s Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast where owner Peggy Hulin makes it a practice to offer a free visit to veterans on Veterans Day.

PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE REQUESTED IN LOCATING LAFAYETTE WOMAN WANTED FOR THEFT

Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Carrie A. Artigue, 39, Lafayette.

Artigue is wanted on suspicion of theft over $500 and theft of business records.

She is suspected of taking confidential documents from a former employer.

Breaux Bridge Honors Its Veterans

Veterans Park in Breaux Bridge was the venue for Monday’s tribute to the men and women who have served our country with honor, commitment and sacrifice.

St. Martin COA director resigns, walks out

At their regular monthly meeting Friday, Nov. 8, the parish Council on Aging board members accepted the verbal resignation of Wayne LeJeune, executive director.

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Sports

SAFE AT HOME — Luke Huval of Breaux Bridge scores a run as the ball (just above umpire’s knee) gets away from the South Terrebonne catcher. Julian Leon (8) looks on from his on-deck spot. The No. 5 Tigers swept the two-game series against the Gators, 6-5, 7-5, this past weekend to advance to the quarterfinal round of the state Class 4A playoffs against No. 4 Tioga.
(Kalyb Boudreaux)

Breaux Bridge – After missing out on the playoffs last year for the first time since head coach Kyle Cormier took over the program in 2001, the Breaux Bridge Tigers were hungry for playoff success

Lifestyle

I was a little disappointed by the number of people who came to the Cat and Dog Rabies Clinic on April 23, but very happy Dr. Delhomme and her helpers did come and provide that service.

Obituaries

Breaux Bridge – A Mass of Christian Service was held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at St. Bernard Catholic Church for Molly T.

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