$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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Legion plans September dance

Positive reports of recent events held at the Legion Home were given during Tuesday’s meeting of Arceneaux Post 77, American Legion.

Rayne High School Homecoming Week proclaimed

HOMECOMING WEEK PROCLAIMED - During ceremonies Tuesday morning at City Hall, Mayor Roland Boudreaux signed a proclamation declaring Oct. 15-19 as “Rayne High School Homecoming Week.” School officials and Homecoming Court members on hand for the ceremonies were, seated from left, Norellie Fontenot, Mayor Roland Boudreax, Paige Dupont, RHS Football Coach Curt Ware; standing, Homecoming Court members Shelli Alleman, Caroline Bergeron, Madison David, Jacie Fontenot, Whitney Fontenot, Tristan Mouton, Cecily Schexnyder, Ashley Thibodeaux, Madison Vidal and Tanner Wilson. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

The court has been selected, plans are complete, and Rayne High alumni are making plans to return to their alma mater next week for Homecoming programs and activities.

Rotarians get crash course in Acadia Parish history

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?

Robichaux talks draft, signing process and more

Tuesday, the Rotary Club of Crowley welcomed UL Lafayette Baseball Coach Tony Robichaux, left, to its meeting where he discussed the baseball program’s current state. Welcoming him was President Mary Zaunbrecher.

Last year was a great year for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette athletically with baseball, softball, football and basketball all reaching postseason play.

Boustany speaks to Crowley Lions Club gathering

Rep. Charles Boustany spoke to the Crowley Lions Club and other during a luncheon at the Rice Palace on Tuesday. From the left are, Lions Club President Bryan Borill, Boustany, Lion Ann Mire and Lion Tim Mader.

Rep. Charles Boustany, R-Lafayette, addressed area residents during a Crowley Lions Club luncheon at the Rice Palace on Tuesday, speaking enthusiastically about how Louisiana is faring well — thriving in certain areas — while most other states are suffering economic problems.

Sand bags available in Crowley until 3 p.m. Friday

Via Crowley Police Department's Nixle alert system, Crowley Public Works announces sand bags will be issued until 3 p.m. Friday.

Residents of Crowley are eligible and must present a valid driver's license to acquire bags. A maximum of six bags will be issued per license.

A touch-up after over two decades

The "God Is Love" message painted in large white letters on Kenneth Bertrand's barn has "given a lot of pleasure to a lot of people."

When a woman showed up at his back door a few years ago, Kenneth Bertrand was confused.

“She asked me if I remembered her,” said Bertrand with a smile. “I just shook my head and told her ‘no.’”

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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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