The office of Crowley Chief of Police K.P. Gibson released the following statement Wednesday afternoon:

Former Assistant District Attorney David Smith has been keeping busy moving into his new office this week following his election as Acadia Parish’s newest district judge.

After months on the campaign trail and countless public appearances, one might think that newly-elected David Smith may take a few days off to relax before he is sworn in as Acadia Parish’s newest district judge. However, he is still waiting for the chance. 
A Crowley woman has filed a lawsuit against the city, the police chief and two officers based on an admission in October by the city council that steps mandated by state law for the hiring and promotion of police officers had not been taken.

Former Assistant District Attorney David Smith has been keeping busy moving into his new office this week following his election as Acadia Parish’s newest district judge.

A & O 21st Century Club presents 2014 Beautillion

BEAUTILLION COURT INTRODUCED - Members of the 2014 Beautillion Court, including the Beaus and their escorts, introduced during the 18th Annual Beautillion presented by the A & O 21st Century Club of Rayne were, seated from left, escorts Chalesha Dugas, Tristan Mouton, Jasmine Mouton, Diamond Cole and Taylor Syrie; standing, Beaus Tyrin Gordon, Byron Mouton, De Ante` Carrier, Desmond Cole and Thalamus Livings Jr.

The A & O 21st Century Club, Inc. staged its 18th Annual Beautillion on Saturday, Nov.

Serial offender back in Crowley

In 2010, serial sex offender Lance Barton was sentenced to 25 years at hard labor by Judge Glennon Everett for the crimes of molestation

MHS celebrating homecoming, announces court

Members of the Midland High School 2014 Homecoming Court include, front row from left, Morgan Comeaux, Kayla Meche, Kristy Istre, 2014 Basketball Sweetheart Alysse Vondenstein, Keisha Miller, Taylor Schexnayder, Raven Touchet; back row, Johanna Guilbeaux, Macy Hoffpauir, Kaitlynn Lovelady, Shelbi Monceaux, Brittany Medows, Elizabeth Istre and Maci Premo. Also part of the court, but not picture, is Kelsey Istre.

This Friday’s basketball games for Midland High versus Kaplan will conclude the defending LHSAA Class B champions’ home

Boustany speaks to Rotarians about CASA work

Bridget Edwards Boustany, center, spoke to the Rotary Club of Crowley about Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for children, which she has volunteered her time with for the past two years. Welcoming her Tuesday were, President Mary Zaunbrecher and program organizer Joan Finley.

Often times, when police and/or child services are called to remove a child, or children, from the home, they are left nearly voiceless

Well-known Rayne native releases debut album

Shelly Pellerin Waters' new CD "Drive"

The early years — a little, blonde-haired Rayne girl performing at local festivals and special events —- local fans still remember Shelly Pellerin

Fourth graders visited by KLFY meteorologist

Iota Elementary fourth grade students pose with Heath Morton from KLFY News 10 after Morton spoke to them about the water cycle, hurricanes, tornadoes and much more. The school presented Morton a goodie bag to thank him for his time.

At Iota Elementary, the fourth graders recently-completed SRA (Science Research Associates, Inc.) unit has led to much more than just ba

Police arrest 2, seek 1 in shootings

Arrested were, from left, D'Avondre Williams and Aaronton Williams, and wanted is Damien Guidry.

Crowley Police, with the assistance of the Jennings Police Department, Welsh Police Department and the district attorney’s offices of Ac

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McNeese's Allison Baggett

FRISCO, Texas--  McNeese junior guard Allison Baggett has been named this week’s Southland Conference women’s basketball Player of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday.

Lifestyle

The Crowley Garden Club presented the December Business Garden of the Month award to St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, located at 224 W. 5th St. On hand for the presentation were, from left, Charlotte Freeland of the Crowley Garden Club and Fr. Mikel Polson and Eva Cormier, St. Michael Catholic Church. Also pictured is Fr. Polson’s dog, Cocoa.

Obituaries

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Dec. 20, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Iota for Robert L.

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