The couple will exchange wedding vows Saturday, November 15, 2008, during a private 4 p.m. ceremony. A reception will follow at the Northside Civic Center.
Miss Ardoin, whose mother is the former Nora Marie Tezeno, is the granddaughter of the late E.L. and Mary Ardoin.
A 2003 graduate of Vidrine High School, she received an associate degree in accounting from Louisiana Technical College in 2005. She is currently employed as a business specialist with AT&T in Lafayette.
Mr. Richard’s mother is the former Arline Marie Britten. He is the grandson of Lucius and Lovenia Richard of Ville Platte.
A 2003 graduate of Ville Platte High School, he received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from McNeese State University in 2007. He is currently employed as a counselor with New Way of Southwest.