A House concurrent resolution requesting the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to “examine the issue of a wild-caught crawfish fishing season,” which was fast-tracked through the House, failed to make it out of the Senate Committee on Natural Resources Wednesday.
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BATISTE, Maxie, 33, 1100 block of Melvin Dupuis Rd., Breaux Bridge; probation violation (SMSO). LEBLANC, Chad, 47, 200 block of Rees St., Breaux Bridge; forgery, Breaux Bridge Police Department (BBPD).

ST. MARTINVILLE MAN WANTED ON OUTSTANDING WARRANTS

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Manwell Romond Robertson, 30, 1000 Block of Belle Terre Drive, St. Martinville.

BOLO from BBPD

The Breaux Bridge Police Department needs assistance with identifying the above pictured subjects who were involved in a theft that occurred at Wal-Mart in the Breaux Bridge area.
The Breaux Bridge Police Department is requesting anyone who knows the identity of the suspects to please contact the Police Department at (337) 332-2186.

Some parish bridges will have to wait

Some parish-maintained bridges which were slated for repair or replacement have had to take a back seat to the nine which DODT closed last year.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Monday, Feb. 23

COURVILLE, Corey, 28, 1000 block of Patin Berard Rd., Breaux Bridge; failure to appear, warrant, disturbing the peace by drunkenness, language and disorderly conduct, entry or remain in places after forbidden, battery of a police officer, resisting an officer, intimidation, St. Martin Sheriff’s Office (SMSO).

INFORMATION SOUGHT AS TO THE WHEREABOUTS OF LAFAYETTE WOMAN

Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Jessica Iesha Steward Perro, 24, Lafayette.
Perro is wanted on suspicion of criminal abandonment of a minor and obstruction of justice.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Friday, Feb. 20, through Sunday, Feb. 22

Friday, Feb. 20
CELESTINE, Tina, 33, 1100 block of Hebert Ave., Breaux Bridge; contempt of court (SMSO).
THERIOT, Sunshine, 29, 1000 block of Lester St., Henderson; OWI, careless operation, operating vehicle while license is suspended, possession of Schedules II & IV narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia (LSP).

St. Martinville's New Comers Mardi Gras Parade

Fine weather and big crowds were the hallmarks of the 2015 New Comers' Mardi Gras Parade in St. Martinville. Check Galleries below for more photos.)

ST. MARTIN PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATING RECENT BURGLARIES

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, which has been investigating several home burglaries over the past two weeks, issued a public alert on Monday, Feb. 16.
"We would like to inform the residents that the majority of these burglaries are occurring during the daytime," said SMSO spokesperson Maj. Ginny Higgins.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Thursday, Feb. 12

BOUDREAUX, Jamey, 32, 1100 block of Islabbe Rd., St. Martinville; hold for (SMSO).
DUGAS, Wendy, 42, Homer; expired drivers license, resisting an officer, switched plates, failure to apply for transfer of title, Louisiana State Police (LSP).

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Sports

The St. Martinville Senior High Lady Tigers and coaches are hosting a softball camp for girls of all ages. The camp will take place June 8 through June 11, 9 a.m.

Lifestyle

Well, I was wrong again. The purple martins have not left. I’m pretty sure the babies have fledged, but the birds are still here.

Obituaries

Cecilia – A Memorial Service was held on Monday, May 25, at Pellerin Funeral Home for Barbara Arline Owens, 80, who passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

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