Friday morning, narcotic agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant on Huval Lane in Henderson and discovered a significant amount of methamphetamine, alprazolam, counterfeit money, and several assault weapons.
St. Martinville – State troopers arrested an Algiers man wanted for second degree murder in St. Martin Parish Friday, Jan. 30.
Wednesday, Jan. 28 ANGELLE, Colby, 31, 1100 block of Bordelon Rd., Breaux Bridge; contempt of court (SMSO). BERARD, Tyler, 36, 1600 block of Herman Dupuis Rd., Breaux Bridge; probation violation (SMSO). CREDEUR, Kevin, 45, 400 block of Webb, Breaux Bridge; OWI, speeding, no registration, no insurance (BBPD).

HENDERSON MAN BOOKED ON DRUG AND FIREARM CHARGES

Friday morning, narcotic agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant on Huval Lane in Henderson and discovered a significant amount of methamphetamine, alprazolam, counterfeit money, and several assault weapons.

Murder suspect busted in Broussard

St. Martinville – State troopers arrested an Algiers man wanted for second degree murder in St. Martin Parish Friday, Jan. 30.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Wednesday, Jan. 28, and Thursday, Jan. 29

Wednesday, Jan. 28
ANGELLE, Colby, 31, 1100 block of Bordelon Rd.,
Breaux Bridge; contempt of court (SMSO).
BERARD, Tyler, 36, 1600 block of Herman Dupuis Rd., Breaux Bridge; probation violation (SMSO).
CREDEUR, Kevin, 45, 400 block of Webb, Breaux Bridge; OWI, speeding, no registration, no insurance (BBPD).

Breaux Bridge man booked on drug charges

Following an investigation into suspected illegal drug activity, narcotics agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Eddie Wiltz, 28, of Breaux Bridge.

St. Martinville bank robbed; suspects identified

UPDATE: Two Crowley men were booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center Thursday, Jan. 29, on suspicion of first degree robbery. They were identified by the St. Martin Sheriff's Office as Kerwin Morris, 46, and Abdul Udin, 54.
St. Martinville Police Department made the arrest.

Bid on the Basin

Faren Serrette & pirogue

Hand-built the old-fashioned way from old-growth sinker cypress, a classic Cajun pirogue is being auctioned over the internet to raise funds for the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, watchdog for Louisiana’s great natural treasure.
The auction started Sunday, Jan. 25, and will run until 2 p.m. Sunday, March 1.

St. Martin Parish arrests for Friday, Jan. 23, through Sunday, Jan. 25

Friday, Jan. 23
BOREL, Coy, 26, 1000 block of Lilly Ln., St. Martinville; contempt of court (SMSO).
FONTENOT, Jared, 43, 1000 block of Raspy Rd., Parks; contempt of court (SMSO).
GUIDRY, Kevin, 50, 1000 block of Roma St., Breaux Bridge; failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).

Bayou Teche beer goes sour

Bayou Teche Brewing is releasing the latest in a line of very limited edition and innovative beers, the “5 year Anniversary Persimmon Sour.”
The family-owned is celebrating its fifth year in business.

Bayou Teche gains elite national status

The father-daughter crew of Steven and Bethany Wright enter the portage around the Keystone Lock and Dam below St. Martinville in Tour du Teche III. The annual canoe and kayak race is one of several recreational activities now centered on Bayou Teche.

Bayou Teche here and the Huron River in Michigan have become the 17th and 18th waterways added to the National Water Trails System.

SEX OFFENDER ARRESTED ON NON-COMPLIANCE CHARGE

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, investigating suspicion of a convicted sex offender not reporting a change of address, arrested Johnny Durand, 65, ofd St. Martinville.
Durand was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on suspicion of failure to register/report change of address (La.R.S. 15:542.1.2).

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Poche Bridge

Tour du Teche, Inc., begins its sixth season of races with some significant changes including a new race in May, more opportunities for youths, and an exciting new finish line for the Ecrevisse (Cr

Lifestyle

I received a very nice Christmas card from a cousin in Michigan with news of his kids, sisters, etc. My cousin is a retired lawyer and now raises Scottish Highland cattle.

Obituaries

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at St.

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