Jenna Conner in the State Calling Contest in Gueydan. There are no men’s and women’s divisions in the Louisiana State Duck and Goose Calling Contest.

The Gueydan Duck Festival is the proud host of the 45th annual Louisiana State Duck and Goose Calling Contest. The contest will be held Sunday, Aug. 23, at the Gueydan Civic Center.
Friday, July 25 Corey Boudreaux, 41, 1000 block of Moon St., Henderson; simple criminal damage to property $500 or over, failure to appear, warrant (LSP). Ted Boudreaux, 32, 1000 block of Regan Rd., Breaux Bridge; possession of Schedule II narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).
Remains found near Henderson on July 4 are from an adult male and female and probably came from disturbed graves, according to the St. Martin Sheriff's Office. There was no information provided that linked the remains to any current missing persons in St. Martin Parish, SMSO reported.

Jenna Conner in the State Calling Contest in Gueydan. There are no men’s and women’s divisions in the Louisiana State Duck and Goose Calling Contest.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Tuesday, April 8, and Wednesday, April 9

Tuesday, April 8

Colby Angelle, 31, 1500 block of Grand Anse Hwy., Breaux Bridge; failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).

Quincy Charles, 35, 400 block of Maraist St., St. Martinville; failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).

Daniel Garrett, 37, Youngsville; theft of a motor vehicle (SMSO).

UL students present visions for Talley site

VISION FOR FUTURE — Graduate architecture students from the University of Louisana-Lafayette last week presented three possible scenarios for the future development of the bayou-side Talley property owned by St. Martinville. The 3-acre site currently includes an RV parking area and is used by several city festivals. From left are UL students Jesus Navarro, Randel Reeves, John Welcher and Garrett Armentor; Mayor Thomas Nelson, Blake Douet with the Main Street Association, and UL architect instructor Ashlie Latiolais.(Henri C. Bienvenu)

Graduate architecture students from the University of Louisiana-Lafayette showcased their ideas for the future development of the city-owned Talley property along Bayou Teche during a gathering of local officials and civic leaders last week.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Monday, April 7

Howard Amest, 58, Lafayette; blocking of private driveways, possession of Schedule II narcotics, distribution of drug paraphernalia, Breaux Bridge Police Department (BBPD).

St. Martinville mayor in a runoff May 3

Thomas Nelson, the two-term mayor of St. Martinville, was forced into a runoff in a primary contest against two challengers.

Mayor Thomas Nelson will vie with challenger Melinda Narcisse “Mel” Mitchell in the May 3 runoff election.

In District 4, interim incumbent Debra Landry, who had three challengers in Saturday’s primary, will go head-to-head with former policeman Nary Smith Sr. in the runoff.

Parish Rabies Clinic begins on Saturday

The annual St. Martin Parish Rabies Clinic will be held on Saturday, April 12, Saturday, April 19, and Saturday, April 26. The annual clinic offers pet owners discounted rabies shots costing only $5 and local veterinarians travel to designated locations throughout the parish.

ST. MARTIN SHERIFF’S OFFICE ASKING FOR HELP IN IDENTIFYING MAN WANTED IN VEHICLE THEFT

Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person seen in the attached photo.

During the early morning hours of February 27, 2014, the suspect stole a 2003 Ford Crown Victoria from Rainbow Daiquiris located at 1900 Mills Avenue, Breaux Bridge, La.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Thursday, April 3

Rhonda Olivier, 45, 1100 block of Bayou Mercier Rd., St Martinville; possession of Schedule IV narcotics, simple possession of marijuana, issuing worthless checks, failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).

St. Martinville municipal election Saturday

St. Martinville – Polls are open Saturday to vote for mayor and three of the five members of the City Council.

Candidate for St. Martinville mayor are the incumbent, Thomas Nelson, Bernard J. Mitchell Jr., an administrator in the St. Martin Sheriff’s Office, and Melinda “Mel” Narcisse-Mitchell, a former state worker.

Teurlings students learn about distracted driving

Acadian medics and firefighters treat car crash “patient”

Acadian Ambulance and Acadian Air Med assisted the Junior League of Lafayette with their annual “No Fear No Future” project.

BOIL ADVISORY TOWN OF ARNAUDVILLE

The Town of Arnaudville had to shut-off its entire water system today, due to low water pressure caused by an unforeseeable electrical problem on the water well control system.

Because of the shut-off, the water produced by our water system will be of questionable microbiological quality when water is restored.

UPDATE

Justin Edward Camus

Justin Edward Camus, 50, reported missing on April 1, has been found deceased.

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office says foul play is not suspected.

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Jenna Conner in the State Calling Contest in Gueydan. There are no men’s and women’s divisions in the Louisiana State Duck and Goose Calling Contest.

The Gueydan Duck Festival is the proud host of the 45th annual Louisiana State Duck and Goose Calling Contest.
The contest will be held Sunday, Aug. 23, at the Gueydan Civic Center.

Lifestyle

Lake Street Dive have been performing for nearly a decade after meeting as fellow students at the New England Conservatory in Boston.

Obituaries

Catahoula – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for William “Boy” Latiolais, Jr., age 62, at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at St. Rita’s Catholic Church with Fr.

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