THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Among those honored at the 80th International Rice Festival Queen’s Ball and Honoree Cocktail Party were, seated from left, 2016 IRF Grand Parade Co-Grand Marshall Jared Monk, Elizabeth Lawson Monk, Dianna Abell, 2016 IRF President Elisabeth Leleux, 2016 IRF Queen Camille Quebodeaux, 2016 IRF Junior Queen Emmy Navarre, 2016 IRF Chairman Patty Simon, Karen Leonards, 2016 IRF Children’s Parade Grand Marshall Kelly Cart Leonards, 2016 IRF Festival Coordinator Roxie Viator; standing, 2016 IRF Grand Parade Co-Grand Marshall Jason Monk, 2016 IRF Honoree Charles “Chuck” Abell Jr., Albert Leleux, 2016 IRF Vice Chairman Chad Monceaux, 2016 IRF Farmer of the Year Donald A. Leonards, Jude Leonards and Jody Viator.
MISS RAYNE COURT AND BEAUTIES - Catherine Castille, center, the new 2016 Miss Rayne, was surrounded by her court and Miss Rayne beauties during the 2016 Miss Rayne Pageant held Sunday at the Rayne Civic Center. Joining the new Miss Rayne were, from left, Meka Cormier, LaShonda Delco, 1st Maid Brooklyn Mire, Breanna Rice, Haylee Young, 2nd Maid Corinne Doucet and 3rd Maid Blair Bergeron. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)
Complete with costumes and travel decor, “Around The World” was the theme Sunday afternoon as the Rayne Civic Center was the site for the 2016 Miss
Though she needed to condense her typical hour long presentation down to less than half that time, Georgiana Kibodeaux knew she needed to stick wit
Eleven Crowley High seniors comprise this year’s homecoming court at the school. They include, first row from left, from left, DeAndre’a Winters, Madelyn Hanks, Vanessa Taylor, Mallarie Leleux, Savannaha Alleman, Alexis Bernard, and Miya Augustus; back row, Saddie Brooks (football sweetheart), Maya Clement, Jeanne Miller, Tra’Naye Brooks and Allison Smith. (Photo courtesy Petry Photography)
Crowley High School will celebrate Homecoming 2016 with the theme “CHS in Wonderland.”
HOMECOMING COURT AND ESCORTS - Members of the 2016 Rayne High Homecoming Court, along with their senior football escorts, are readying for Friday’s Homecoming Game when the Wolves will host DeQuincy High. The special halftime ceremonies will see one of the 12 young ladies crowned the new Homecoming Queen. Court members and their escorts include, front row, from left, Jada Castille, Tajané Butler, Naomie Istre, Madison Lavergne, Brooklyn Mire; second row Chloe Duhon, Brailey Guidry, Blaire Thibodeaux, Whitney Comeaux; third row, Kalon Byrd, Natalie Alleman, Destiny Alleman; first row escorts, Jake Richard, Torin Benoit, Antwuan Espree, Donald Doucet, Cameron Gibson, Gavin Arceneaux; back row, DJ Stelly, Richard Breaux, Cooper Bourque, Timi Bruce and Jaylon Reed. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)
Traditional events and programs associated with Rayne High’s homecoming week are being enjoyed on and off campus throughout the week.