Howard “Jamie” Doucet

Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon announced that investigators with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office have arrested 44-year-old Harold “Jamie” Doucet of West Joseph Street in Iota following an investigation into an incident that occurred approximately two years ago.

U.S. FLAG RAISED - Members of Arceneaux Post 77 of the local American Legion raised the flag and then lowered to half mast during ceremonies held Thursday at the Rayne Depot Square for the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

RAYNE - During a 9 a.m. solemn ceremony held at the Depot Square, the local chpater of the Woodmen of the World observed the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks of 2001.

William Thibodeaux, left, presented to the Rotary Club of Crowley Tuesday a history of the formation of Acadia Parish. Welcoming him were, from left, President Mary Zaunbrecher and program organizer Ken Goss.

In anything political, a bit of shadiness and tawdriness can always be found if you look deep enough. Why should the birth of Acadia Parish be any different?

Howard “Jamie” Doucet

U.S. FLAG RAISED - Members of Arceneaux Post 77 of the local American Legion raised the flag and then lowered to half mast during ceremonies held Thursday at the Rayne Depot Square for the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

William Thibodeaux, left, presented to the Rotary Club of Crowley Tuesday a history of the formation of Acadia Parish. Welcoming him were, from left, President Mary Zaunbrecher and program organizer Ken Goss.

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Accident shuts down interstate

Update: Louisiana State Police, Troop I, is handling the investigation, with the Acadia Parish Sheriff'so Office assisting. Also assisting are local fire departments.

Top hospital personnel provide look at Acadia General

Sandy Melancon, far left, and President Mary Zaunbrecher, far right, welcomed personnel from Acadia General Hospital to talk about the changes going on at the hospital since Lafayette General Hospital took over in June. They were, from left, Associate Administrator Zach Landry, CFO Charmaine R. Vidrine and CEO Heather L. Harper.

 If people were looking for change when Lafayette General Hospital took over Crowley’s hospital, they got it as Acadia General Hospital has, and continues to push a change in the culture

New building drawing rave reviews

Burger Zone owner Sheryl Barltett, forefront, enjoys working in the restaurant’s spacious, new kitchen.

Operations are underway at the tall, bright yellow building on North Parkerson Avenue that has been drawing the eyes of Crowley residents for the past several months. 

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Rayne High's Deontrey Wilridge (28) breaks a tackle for yards during the Wolves' 26-10 win over North Vermilion Friday. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

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Award-winning Italian concert pianist Francesco Attesti will appear at The Grand Opera House of the South on Tuesday, Sept. 16.

Obituaries

Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 15, at a 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St.

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