When textbook availability to students after school hours dwindled last year, parents were left up in arms. Superintendent John Bourque said that was among the biggest complaints when Common Core was fully implemented in schools last year.
The Acadia Parish School Board untabled three items during a special session Wednesday and approved all three — two resolutions in regards to performance-based energy efficiency contract matters and the re-roofing project at 800 North Western Avenue in Crowley. It just took an hour to get there.

Surveillance video shows a green four door sedan with a sunroof occupied by two black males and a light skinned female as the suspected get-away car in an attempted burglary incident at Classic Carwash in Rayne.

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime. The Rayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to identify several suspects involved in an attempted burglary. The crime occurred at the Classic Carwash located on South Adams in Rayne around 2:30 a.m. on Sept. 5. 

Surveillance video shows a green four door sedan with a sunroof occupied by two black males and a light skinned female as the suspected get-away car in an attempted burglary incident at Classic Carwash in Rayne.

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Break in burglaries case

Jarius Watson and a 16-year-old juvenile were arrested Saturday in connection with the burglary-string in the Historic District area of Crowley.

Alert citizens along with a quick action of the responding officer have led to the break in a string of residential burglaries in east Crowley over the past weekend. 

Shaqueta McDade withdraws guilty plea

CROWLEY - A bench trial for the Rayne woman whose four children died in a mobile home fire while she was reportedly out at a nightclub will begin on Aug. 4.

Credeur presents ‘Choices 2014’ to Rotary Club

Allen “Noochie” Credeur, left, presented Choices 2014 to the Rotary Club of Crowley at its meeting Tuesday. Welcoming him were club secretary, Judge M’Elise Trahan, and program organizer, Tracy Young.

In its final meeting before the Rotary Club of Crowley will pass the torch of leadership to a new set of officers, the club saw the presentation of “Choices 2014” and were once again imp

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Sports

BRINGS HOME TOURNAMENT TROPHY - The Rayne High Volleyball Team participated in the 2014 Northside High Tournament over the weekend and brought home the first place trophy. Team members are, kneeling from left, Ashley Thibodeaux, Shelli Alleman, Karla Richard, Blakely Thomas, Charlyne Peltier; standing, Cee Jae Richard, Blair Bergeron, Katie Benoit, Layni Boudreaux, Charlesha Dugas, Tarya Kanonu, Tristan Mouton, Whitney Fontenot, Jacie Fontenot and Quintara Sinegal.

 

Obituaries

Funeral services for Mr. Kerminth Cormier, 72, of Mire were held on Friday, September 19, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in Duhon Funeral Home Chapel, Rayne.  Father Mike Arnaud officiated.  

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