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Ville Platte Rotary Club welcomes new members

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NEW ROTARIANS INSTALLED - The Ville Platte Rotary Club welcomed and installed several new members during the October 8, meeting following a successful membership drive. In the first photo, board member Larry Lachney officially inducts the new members into the club.

Dr. Truth to visit two EP schools Wednesday, October 30

Dr. Truth will visit Ville Platte High School and Vidrine Elementary School on Wednesday, October 30th.  He will inspire Ville Platte High School’s 7 – 8th grade students and Evangeline Central’s 8th grade Connections students at 10 a.m.

Parish Trick or Treat hours noted

Evangeline Parish Halloween Trick or Treat hours for Thursday, October 31, have been annouced as follows:
•Ville Platte will observe Trick or Treat from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
•Mamou will observe Trick or Treat from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Chapman announces candidacy for VP city judge

Alex “Sonny” Chapman

I, Alex “Sonny” Chapman, do hereby announce my candidacy for the upcoming election for Ville Platte City Judge. The primary election date is November 4, 2014, and the runoff election on December 6, 2014.


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