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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SLCC offers $60,000 in scholarships

More than $60,000 in scholarships is available for the upcoming academic year at South Louisiana Community College, including its Acadian Campus in Crowley.

Acadia designated as 'StormReady'

Andy Patrick, center, meteorologist in charge of the National Weather Service in Lake Charles, presents a certificate recognizing Acadia Parish as a StormReady Community to Acadia Parish Police Jury President David Savoy, left, and Lee Hebert, director of the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.

Acadia Parish has been recertified as a StormReady Community.

Graham leads Rotary in discussion on state’s Sentencing Commission

Rotarian Clay Lejeune, far left, and President Scott Shumacher, far right, welcomed the vocational speech of Rotarian M’Elise Trahan, second from right, and, from left, Caitlin Graham and G. Paul Marx of the 15th Judicial District Public Defender’s Office, to the Rotary Club of Crowley’s Tuesday meeting.

The Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement strives to improve the operations of the criminal justice and juvenile justice system as well as promote public safety by pro

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Sports

Notre Dame’s Wyatt Sullivan (1) and Trey Vautrot (90) bring down a Teurlings running back during the Pios’ 17-14 loss to the Rebels in Lafayette. (Photo by Christell Faul)

LAFAYETTE – The game was everything you would expect when Notre Dame and Teurlings meet on the football field.

Obituaries

A Memorial Mass for Mary Ellen Risinger, 60, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church with Father Joseph Ampatt officiating.

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Crowley Post-Signal
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Phone: 337-783-3450
Fax: 337-788-0949

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Phone: 337-334-3186
Fax: 337-334-8474

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Phone: 337-684-5711
Fax: 337-684-5793

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