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. 
Kaleb Gibson, who was featured on Crime Stoppers several weeks ago, has been arrested and booked into the Acadia Parish Jail on numerous narcotics warrants. 

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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Blood drive today in Iota

Acadia Parish residents are being called upon to help Miss Crowley and her family replenish the blood supply used during her recent illness.

Spotlighting the Luminaria Ceremony

Over the course of the Luminaria Ceremony, attendees begin to refill the track and make special note of luminaria that circle the track.

In roughly 76 days, Acadia Parish will hold its annual Relay For Life event and with it will come the annual moving ceremony – the Luminaria Ceremony.

Donation sought in benefit

Donations are needed for a benefit hamburger sale to help Officer Harold "Jamie" Doucet and his family who lost their home and all their belongs to a fire that happened on the night of Feb. 16.

Montoucet, Morrish address Lions Club

CROWLEY - The stream of politicians speaking in Crowley continued on Tuesday as state Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish, R-Jennings, and state Rep.

20th Leadership EXCEL class

The members of the 20th Leadership EXCEL class are, seated rom left, Geralyn Meyers, Bethany Webb, Trudy Marceaux, Tina Perry, Mona Fontenot, Darcie Desselle, Jolie Picou, Charlotte Fruge Martin and Church Point Mayor Roger Boudreaux; standing from left, Dwayne Fulton, Brandon Thibodeaux, Scott Lowry, Glenn Hebert, Kevin Spell, Chanyon Robinson, George Pourciau, Paul Molbert, Ken Goss Sr., Michael Doughty, Charlie Butler, Brian Leger and Joey Comeaux.

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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 will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 20, at St. Theresa Catholic Church for JoAnn Marie Lemon-Jackson, 54, who departed life on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Lafayette.

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