$3 million worth of narcotics believed linked to a string of pharmacy break-ins, including the burglary of Rayne Pharmacy on Sept. 28, have been seized by State Police. The drugs were discovered in a storage unit in East Baton Rouge after a search warrant was executed on Oct. 23. (Submitted Photo)

Baton Rouge – Approximately $3 million of narcotics believed linked to a string of pharmacy break-ins, including one in Rayne, have been seized by State Police.
Kenny Henderson will no longer be the executive director of the LHSAA, effective, Friday, Oct. 24. After several meetings, including two this week, the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Executive Committee met again Thursday. Henderson tendered his resignation effective Oct. 24.

Kevin Moody named Civic Cup Award winner.

Businessman Kevin Moody has been named the winner of the 2014 Civic Cup award.

$3 million worth of narcotics believed linked to a string of pharmacy break-ins, including the burglary of Rayne Pharmacy on Sept. 28, have been seized by State Police. The drugs were discovered in a storage unit in East Baton Rouge after a search warrant was executed on Oct. 23. (Submitted Photo)

Kevin Moody named Civic Cup Award winner.

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Arbor Day events set

For the fourth straight year, the city of Crowley will be recognizing Arbor Day with a tree dedication ceremony.

Gielen showcases ‘Freedom Plaza’ to Rotarians

About 21 months ago, in March 2012, John Dan Gielen and others like Mike Donahue, Ronnie Thibodeaux, Merrick Gautreaux and Jack Woodson, began working on a way to show some patriotism near its Shop Rite No. 85 store in Duson.

SLEMCO reports power outages, two schools closed in parish

Mire Elementary and Branch Elementary schools are both closed today (Jan. 7).

Branch was closed due to issues with the water and sewage lines running to the school.

Mire, however, was closed due to a downed power line that will not be fully repaired for about three hours.

Rice grower clinic Thursday

The LSU AgCenter is currently conducting a series of rice clinics throughout the rice-growing areas of Louisiana to help farmers help prepare for the upcoming crop year.

Sarver arrested

According to Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office Facebook page, Melanie Sarver was arrested without incident by the Lafayette Police Department at a residence on South Refindery early Friday afternoon. 

Advisory update released on Sarver

Melanie Sarver, also known as Melanie Walton

In an advisory, Det. Jeff Stewart of the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office announced a couple of updates to the hunt for Melanie Sarver.

According to Stewart, Sarver, also known as Melanie Walton, has recently cut her hair and dyed it red. 

Triumph, tragedy headline 2013

There was no shortage of excitement for this year’s International Rice Festival, particularly for the grand parade, which featured a special performance by the Southern University Marching Band. (File photo)

Locally, as well as nationally and internationally, 2013 was a year of both jubilation and misfortune.

Moter facing 3 charges of vehicular homicide

Saturday, Dec. 28, Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a two vehicle crash on LA Highway 343 which left three people dead and a Duson man facing vehicular homicide charges.

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Jada Ma’Rae Faith Young

Jada Ma’Rae Faith Young celebrated her third birthday on Saturday, Oct. 11, with a “Frozen”-themed party held at the Crowley residence of her “yanni.”

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