According to Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Maxine Trahan, one man was killed when the cropduster he was flying clipped an area of trees in the northwest area of Acadia Parish near the 300 block of Unitex Roadd. The accident happened at approximately 12:40 p.m. The victim’s name has not been released.

From left, David Lalande and Doug LaCombe listen as another board member expresses his opinion on renewing a contract with Student Transportation Specialists. The board must make a decision by next month’s meeting as its current deal with STS ends July 1.

For several minutes Monday night, the Acadia Parish School Board had no answers for a dilemma it finds itself in regarding student transportation.
As the school year winds down, it is no surprise that the honors for Acadia Parish students keep adding up. It is also no surprise that the Acadia Parish School Board was eager to show off the students of all ages excelling in and out of the classroom.

From left, David Lalande and Doug LaCombe listen as another board member expresses his opinion on renewing a contract with Student Transportation Specialists. The board must make a decision by next month’s meeting as its current deal with STS ends July 1.

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Election Day roundup

Many races were decided when voters from across Acadia Parish went to the polls on Tuesday — but some were not.

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Northside Christian's Zera Hanagriff makes a play in the Lady Warriors' 4-3 Class C semifinal playoff loss to St. Joseph's Saturday at Sulphur's Frasch Park.

SULPHUR – Northside Christian’s hopes of playing in the Class C state championship game for a second straight year were dashed one game short Saturday by St.

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A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rayne for Shirley C. Lavergne, 67 who passed away Tuesday, May 05, 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

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