CROWELY - To celebrate their 82nd anniversary with Anheuser-Busch this year, the iconic Budweiser Clydesdales team will make multiple appearances while in town from Wednesday, Oct. 14, to Sunday, Oct. 18.
CROWLEY - Early voting for the Oct. 24 gubernatorial elections will begin Saturday according to Acadia Parish Registrar of Voters Billie J. Meyer.
Dozens of West Crowley residents filled the seats in the Martin Luther King Jr. Center Tuesday night to hear the candidates for Acadia Parish sheriff answer questions from the mostly African-American area of the city.

Wall among proposed committee members

The Louisiana Department of Education has announced 101 proposed members of four committees of educators and other experts who will review and deve

Let the construction begin!

Several area officials, politicians and people who helped to make the I-10 Service Road a reality were on hand for ceremonial ground breaking activities held inside Crowley City Hall Wednesday morning. From the left are Chamber of Commerce CEO Amy Thibodeaux, Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson, Mary Melancon, Chris John, Bill Oliver (DOTD), Judge M’elise Trahan, Todd Whiting, David Bratton, Bill Fontenot, Greg Johnson, Mayor Greg Jones,U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany, Jeff Dore, Lyle Fogleman, OneAcadia’s Laurie Suire, Kitty Valdetero, Dr. Ezora Proctor, Ben Mader, Elliot Dore, City Engineer Tim Mader, Bryan Borill, Kay Fruge, Tim Monceaux, Faye Hoffpauer, Joan Hoffpauer, Kathy Arceneaux and Gwen Hanks.

For a day that began with high winds and heavy rains, things couldn’t have been more beautiful inside the Crowley City Hall building.
A ceremonial groundbreaking event for the long awaited Interstate 10 Service Road was held with a long list of area dignitaries.

Rayne Catholic Elementary Promotion Mass, Students Honored

Rayne Catholic Elementary 2014-2015 eighth grade class promoted.

Rayne Catholic Elementary 2014-2015 eighth grade students were promoted to high school during Thursday’s Promotional Mass held May 21 at St.

Legion Post 77 marks Memorial Day 2015

MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES were held Sunday morning, May 24, by members of American Legion Post #77 and its Ladies Auxiliary. Pictured, seated from left, are Ray Olinger, master of ceremonies; Leo Spaetgens, guest speaker; Robert Comeaux, chaplain; Bobby Alleman, vice commander; and David Simon, commander, while standing, from left, are Auxiliary members Joyce Lyons, Grace Guidry, Bonnie Simon and Louisa Thibodeaux. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Paul Kedinger)

Leo Spaetgens cited the lost of loved ones who gave their lives to preserve democracy during his speech Sunday morning to those gathered at the Ame

Rotarians learn more about hydraulic fracturing

Program director Dr. Bo McNeely, left, and Rotary Club of Crowley President Mary Zaunbrecher, right, thanked Louis Buatt for his informative presentation on hydraulic fracturing during Rotary Club’s weekly meeting Tuesday.

In Louisiana, there’s no industry like the oil and gas industry.

Rayne High School graduates 142 seniors

RAYNE HIGH GRADS HONORED - Members of the 20154 graduating class of Rayne High School honored Saturday morning with the distinguished title of “Mr. and Miss RHS” by Principal John Prudhomme (center) to Whitney Fontenot (left) and Ivy Thibodeaux (right). (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

Rayne High School graduated a total of 142 seniors during the 2015 commencement exercises at 9:30 a.m.

Alligator Found Within Rayne City Limits

Cody LeBlanc holds an alligator found under a trailer located inside the fenced area at LeBlanc Trailer Sales on Branche Street Tuesday, May 12.



Rayne's Cameron Gibson (20) blocks a Eunice extra point attempt as the Wolves fell to the Bobcats 19-7 during the Friday evening non-district contest. The Wolves open their district slate this Friday as they will host LaGrange. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

EUNICE - In an even contest between the Rayne High Wolves and the Eunice Bobcats through three quarters of play, Eunice used the final 12 minutes to score two touchdowns and pull out a 19-7 win ove


CLASS OF 1965 GATHERS FOR GOLDEN REUNION - Members of the St. Joseph High School graduating class of 1954 who celebrated their 61-year class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café in Rayne were, seated from left, Helen Dischler Robles, Joyce Monceaux Alleman, Margaret Habetz Bouillion, Louetta Meche Simon, Mary Ann Prevost Breaux; standing front row, Margaret Pharr Zaunbrecher, Norma Guillot Landry, Betty Comeaux Perrodin, Selma Faulk Blanchard, Dolores Gilbert Thibodeaux; standing back row, Alfred Zaunbrecher, Josie Heinen Millet, Helen Gossen Arsement, Donald Petitjean and William LeBlanc. Absent are Merlin Hoffpauir and Audrey Mier Darce. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

The 1954 graduating class of St. Joseph High School of Rayne held a class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café.


Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m. at St. Theresa Catholic Church for Mrs. Alma Moore Sinclair, 91, who passed away on Wednesday, Sept.

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