Gov. Bobby Jindal has threatened to pull the plug on the Common Core academic standards if the Louisiana Legislature doesn’t choose to do so on its own.
Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon has announced its participation in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, which is Saturday, April 26.
The Crowley Police Department has issued a Nixle alert on an ongoing scam in the area. According to the alert, calls are being placed to residents claiming electricity and/or gas will be cut off for non-payment.

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.

Legislators discuss upcoming session at Crowley luncheon

Among the Crowley Chamber board members and sponsors taking part in Monday’s legislative luncheon featuring Senator Dan Morrish and Representative Jack Montoucet were, from left, Jennifer Mixon, Justin Lee, Jude Sittig, Montoucet, Morrish, Gene Williams, Kerry Gibson, Holly Broussard and Chamber of Commerce CEO Amy Thibodeaux.

Judging by recent Crowley joint appearances by state Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish, R-Jennings, and state Rep.

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Sports

SENIORS HONORED - During their last home softball game, senior members of the Rayne High 2013-2014 softball team were honored. Seniors hoored were Katelyn LeDoux (left) joined by her parents, David and Deliah LeDoux, and Christen Gaspard (right) joined by her mother, Kami Rivet. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

 

By LIsa Soileaux

Lifestyle

OVERALL DESIGN WINNER - Sepha Guidry’s design in the “Younger Than Springtime” multi-rhythmic category was awarded the Designer’s Choice Award during the 2014 Annual Flower Show presented by the Rayne Garden Club. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

 

By Lisa Soileaux

Obituaries

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, April 26, at 11 a.m. at St.

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