2015 Junior Miss Crowley Jadyn Devillier, 2015 Miss Crowley Heather Trahan and 2015 Teen Miss Crowley Alyssa Williams

CROWLEY - The Grand Opera House was filled with beauty and glamour Saturday night as it served as the venue for the 2015 Miss, Teen Miss and Junior Miss Crowley Pageants.
With the sale of a surplus parcel of land in the works, Acadia Parish School Board member Gene Daigle said he wants to see the $90,500 put to good use. “I want us to do something special with this,” he said as he formally proposed the idea to the Budget/Finance Committee this week that the funds be allocated to teacher supplies.
It’s still very much in flux. That was the message Acadia Parish executive director of personnel and operations Ellan Kay Baggett delivered to the Personnel/Insurance/Curriculum Committee regarding the new state student privacy law Wednesday night.

2015 Junior Miss Crowley Jadyn Devillier, 2015 Miss Crowley Heather Trahan and 2015 Teen Miss Crowley Alyssa Williams

Children’s Fishing Derby set in Rayne

The City of Rayne is being joined by community partners, The Acadiana Sportman’s League, Rayne Lions Club and Maison d’Memoire, to host the 2015 An

Let the construction begin!

Several area officials, politicians and people who helped to make the I-10 Service Road a reality were on hand for ceremonial ground breaking activities held inside Crowley City Hall Wednesday morning. From the left are Chamber of Commerce CEO Amy Thibodeaux, Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson, Mary Melancon, Chris John, Bill Oliver (DOTD), Judge M’elise Trahan, Todd Whiting, David Bratton, Bill Fontenot, Greg Johnson, Mayor Greg Jones,U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany, Jeff Dore, Lyle Fogleman, OneAcadia’s Laurie Suire, Kitty Valdetero, Dr. Ezora Proctor, Ben Mader, Elliot Dore, City Engineer Tim Mader, Bryan Borill, Kay Fruge, Tim Monceaux, Faye Hoffpauer, Joan Hoffpauer, Kathy Arceneaux and Gwen Hanks.

For a day that began with high winds and heavy rains, things couldn’t have been more beautiful inside the Crowley City Hall building.
A ceremonial groundbreaking event for the long awaited Interstate 10 Service Road was held with a long list of area dignitaries.

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Sports

qualify for nationals - The boy’s Bronco All-Stars (Warriors) comprised of players from the 2015 Rayne Recreation Summer Baseball League, placed third during their super regionals held in Youngsville over the weekend, qualifying for their Zone National Tournament slated July 30-Aug. 3 in Burleson, Texas. Team members and coaches include, kneeling from left, Griffin Champagne, Grant Killmer, Max Vellion, Will Arceneaux, Lexx Guidry, Baylon Leon, Landon Richard; standing, assistant coach Quinn Guidry, Ma’kai Thompson, Colin Lacombe, Chandler Broussard, Lance Castille, Christopher Dailey and Head Coach Jeremy Breaux. Absent from photo is assistant coach Coby Guidry.

A number of Rayne all-star teams participated in weekend tournaments as post-season action continues.

Lifestyle

Mrs. Drake Allen Kelly

Madeline Annie Foreman of Rayne and Drake Allen Kelly of Eunice were united as husband and wife on Saturday, July 18, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rayne.

Obituaries

Rayne, LA --A Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Viola "Taunt Toot" Credeur, 92, of Rayne will be celebrated on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rayne.

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