As of today (Friday), those who punch an official at one of their children’s sporting events will face jail time.  This law, as well as 550 others, officially went into effect at midnight. The new laws and changes to existing laws were passed by the Louisiana Legislature this year. 
The St. Landry Parish man who pleaded guilty to killing two women has been denied a third request for rehearing.

Utility wires pulled down by a Progressive collection truck hang from the side of a home in Rayne. (Photo submitted)

There is obviously some confusion at Progressive Waste Solutions.  According to Area Marketing Manager Dave Clabo, he hasn’t heard any complaints from Acadia Parish citizens regarding the company’s trash pick ups. 

Utility wires pulled down by a Progressive collection truck hang from the side of a home in Rayne. (Photo submitted)

Iota book set to be released

A 50-year history of Iota under the title of “From Pointe-aux-Loups through Cartville to Iota: The First 50 Years” will be available for viewing and purchase by the auth

As opening date draws near, Kelbaugh, Gordon talk ‘Greetings’

Rotary Club of Crowley President Scott Shumacher, far right, welcomed those who have helped create “Greetings from Levy Park”, from left, Keefer Kelbaugh, Amy Thibodeaux and Kyle Gordon. The trio talked about the music and art series’ creation and inaugural run.

By now, Keefer Kelbaugh and Kyle Gordon expect you have heard something about “Greetings from Levy Park,” and if you have, you know Crowley is in for a great time this spring.



RAYNE PINTO FROG SOX - Members of the Rayne Pinto Nationals All-Stars, known as the Frog Sox, returned home this week from Schertz, Texas where they participated in the 2014 South Zone World Series. Team members include, kneeling from left, Parker Faust, Wayland Jude Meche, Kainon Suiter, John David Dupont, Grant Simon, Anthony Martin; second row, Hudson Hollier, Noah Meche, Brantley Habetz, John Ronkartz, Dylan Judice, Caiden Meche; back row, coaches Coy Guidry, Jonathan Habetz, Brian Ronkartz, Randy Judice and Jonathan Hebert.


By Lisa Soileaux


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