Arrested were, from left, D'Avondre Williams and Aaronton Williams, and wanted is Damien Guidry.

Crowley Police, with the assistance of the Jennings Police Department, Welsh Police Department and the district attorney’s offices of Acadia and Jeff Davis have arrested two men and are seeking another man regarding two separate shooting investigations.

THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Amelia Grace Prevost, daughter of Sarah and Jeremy Prevost, was selected as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night.

Amelia Grace Prevost, a student at St. Michael School, was crowned as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night at the Eta Kappa Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi’s 49th annual Miss Merry Christmas Pageant held at the International Rice Festival Building in Crowley.
From left, Brady Chatelain and Zach Landry of Acadia General Hospital welcomed Brandi Morrison of the American Cancer Society Thursday to promote Great American Smokeout Day (Nov. 20). The day marked the first day that the grounds of Acadia General go permanently smoke-free as well.

Arrested were, from left, D'Avondre Williams and Aaronton Williams, and wanted is Damien Guidry.

THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Amelia Grace Prevost, daughter of Sarah and Jeremy Prevost, was selected as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night.

Rotarians learn about state’s Youth Challenge Program

Master Sgt. Richard Bullock, left, and Col. Michael Borrel, right, presented the program at Tuesday’s Rotary Club of Crowley meeting, discussing the Louisiana National Guard’s Youth Challenge Program. Helping welcome Bullock and Borrel were, center from left, Rotarian Isabella delaHoussaye and President-Elect and program organizer, Mary Zaunbrecher.

For many at-risk teenagers, life doesn’t hold a lot of hope and opportunities.

‘A new era of health care’

The new sign in front of Acadia General Hospital (AGH) was unveiled Monday morning during a ceremony in front of the hospital. Standing in front of the sign are, from left, Caroline Marceaux, AGH chief nursing officer; Charmaine Vidrine, AGH interim CEO; Dr. Cason delaHoussaye, board of directors chairman; Zach Landry, AGH administrative assistant; and David Callecod, president/CEO Lafayette General Health.

If the optimism expressed by the speakers as well as those in attendance is any indication, Monday was a big day for th

Schexnider returning to Africa

Crowley’s Kirk Schexnider with several children during his visit to Malawi last year. He is looking for community support for his visit this year to help with his travel and building supplies. (Photo courtesy of Kirk Schexnider)

Kirk Schexnider isn’t one to leave a job incomplete.

LEAP, iLEAP scores show improvement

The end of the school year for students means celebrating a year of hard work.
For students, and the teachers that worked hard with them this year, the release of the parish’s LEAP and iLEAP results are definite cause for celebration in Acadia Parish.

Crowley man dies in single-vehicle crash

A single vehicle crash on Interstate 10, west of Crowley, has claimed the life of a Crowley man.
Saturday night, at 6:22 p.m., 26-year-old Kori Sarver of Crowley was driving1999 Ford Mustang eastbound on I-10. For reasons still under investigation, Sarver’s vehicle traveled off the right side of the road and overturned. Sarver, who was wearing a seatbelt, died as a result of the crash. She was pronounced dead at the scene by the Acadia Parish Coroner.

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Notre Dame’s Nate Link brings down a Kaplan running back in a recent game. Link and the Pios begin their postseason run this evening when the play host to E.D. White in the quarterfinal round of the Division III playoffs. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. (Photo by Christell Faul)

CROWLEY – The playoffs move into week two with Notre Dame preparing for what they basically were wishing for.

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THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Amelia Grace Prevost, daughter of Sarah and Jeremy Prevost, was selected as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night.

Amelia Grace Prevost, a student at St.

Obituaries

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Nov.  21, at 11 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Crowley for Weldon J. Cashi, 71, who passed away on Wednesday, Nov.

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