When asked to comment on Laurita Pete, some people found it tough to come up with enough adjectives to describe the woman who’s fourth term on the Crowley City Council was cut short due to medical reasons. 

As Rotary Club of Crowley President Mary Zaunbrecher, seated, listens, Master Trooper Brooks David, public information officer with Louisiana State Police Troop I, speaks about the importance of wearing a seat belt and many other topics at the club’s weekly meeting.

Master Trooper Brooks David, public information officer for Louisiana State Police Troop I, can tell you the worst part of his job without a second thought – notification of a fatality to the next of kin.
When retiring Crowley Alderwoman Mary Melancon went to the Crowley Annex Building on Dec. 13, she was told she would be going to a party for Tim Monceaux, the man who will be replacing her in the Ward 4, Division B seat she has held for 20 years. 

As Rotary Club of Crowley President Mary Zaunbrecher, seated, listens, Master Trooper Brooks David, public information officer with Louisiana State Police Troop I, speaks about the importance of wearing a seat belt and many other topics at the club’s weekly meeting.

Transfer becomes official

From the left, Lafayette General Health President David Callecod, American Legion Hospital Board of Director’s Chairman Dr. Cason delaHoussaye and Director Steve Stefanski.

At a press conference at American Legion Hospital Tuesday, Lafayette General Health (LGH) formally announced the acquis

Rotary Club looks at Drug Enforcement Agency

DEA Agent Chad Berard, third from left, was the guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Crowley’s Tuesday meeting talking about his time with the agency. Welcoming him were Crowley Rotarians, from left, program organizer Ken Goss, President-Elect Mary Zaunbrecher, and Past-president Mike Goss, who presided over Tuesday’s meeting.

When Drug Enforcement Agency Agent Chad Berard had the opportunity to get back to his home state of Louisiana several years ago, he leap

‘Dancing With the Stars’ once again a success

Following Saturday night’s event, new Dancing With the Stars, in a Caring Way winners were crowned. From left, winners for the night were Jude Sittig, Sydni Hart (choreographer) and Nancy Broadhurst, and fan favorites April Mixon, Brenda Core (choreographer) and Henry Helo III. (Photo courtesy JC Webb)

Over the weekend, three Crowley charities presented the second annual Dancing With the Stars in a Caring and it was a rousing success.

APSO seeking info on runaway

The Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office has released the following alert via Nixle:

La. National Guard pins top Air Guard general officer

Newly promoted Air Force Brig. Gen. Charles Chappuis, assistant adjutant general – Air, assists his wife, Cynthia, with support from Army Maj. Gen. Glenn H. Curtis, the adjutant general for the Louisiana National Guard, with the official “pinning” of his one-star insignia in a ceremony held at the Jackson Barracks Museum in New Orleans, May 4.

The Louisiana National Guard held a promotion ceremony for its La.

Millages renewed

Less than 2,000 Acadia Parish residents went to the polls to decide the fates of two millage renewals.

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Crowley High’s Ty’Von Griffin was named to the 4-4A All-District team at running back after rushing for 1,688 yards and 27 touchdowns during his junior season. (Photo by Petry Photography)

CROWLEY – The Crowley Gents and the Rayne Wolves both experienced success on the playing field in 2014.

Obituaries

Funeral services for Ernia Mary Simoneaux, 70, will be held Tuesday, Dec. 23, at 1 p.m.

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