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 Acadia and Jeff Davis have arrested two men and are seeking another man regarding two separate shooting investigations.

THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Amelia Grace Prevost, daughter of Sarah and Jeremy Prevost, was selected as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night.

Amelia Grace Prevost, a student at St. Michael School, was crowned as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night at the Eta Kappa Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi’s 49th annual Miss Merry Christmas Pageant held at the International Rice Festival Building in Crowley.
From left, Brady Chatelain and Zach Landry of Acadia General Hospital welcomed Brandi Morrison of the American Cancer Society Thursday to promote Great American Smokeout Day (Nov. 20). The day marked the first day that the grounds of Acadia General go permanently smoke-free as well.

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

THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Amelia Grace Prevost, daughter of Sarah and Jeremy Prevost, was selected as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night.

Spencer updates club on tutoring program progress

The Rotary Club of Crowley held its weekly meeting Tuesday. Program organizer Carolyn Barousse, third from left, welcomed Audry Spencer, second from left; Loretta Broussard, far left; and Betty Gums, far right; to the meeting Tuesday to talk about the ETCFE tutoring program.

To say that the past year has been a whirlwind for Audry Spencer may be an understatement.

Myrta Fair Craig Press Box dedicated

MYRTA FAIR CRAIG PRESS BOX - Among those in attendance for the official sign dedication for the Myrta Fair Craig Press Box at Rayne High School were, front row, from left, Grace Hayes Craig, Bob Craig, B.I. Moody, Fair Craig Hash, Kim Craig Jones, Jim Craig Sr. representing their late dad, Jim Craig, and RHS Principal Wendall Prudomme; second row, Bobby Craig, Dr. Ed Milligan, Milo Nickel, Laura King Milligan, Reggie Milligan; top row, Lindsey Milligan Beggs, Emerson Milligan and Peyton Milligan. Attending but absent from picture are Sherry Day Craig, Baylor Beggs, Sawyer Beggs, Bo and Debbie Clement King, Kerri and Michael King, and Craig and Angela King, and grandchildren, Caleb King, Addison and Aidan Gonzalez. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

 

Madison Elise Vidal crowned new Miss Rayne

NEW MISS RAYNE CROWNED - Madison Elise Vidal is crowned Miss Rayne 2014 by last year’s honoree, Kaitlyn Thibodeaux, during Saturday’s pageant held at the Rayne City Center by the City of Rayne. Additional pictures and story of the event can be found inside on page 7. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

 

Bourque talks education at Rotary Club meeting

Acadia Parish Superintendent of Schools John Bourque, right, was the guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Crowley’s weekly meeting. He talked about the state of education in Acadia Parish as well as the overall picture moving forward as many questions still remain about Common Core and more. Welcoming him were, from left, Program Organizer Adrianne Vidrine and Rotary President Mary Zaunbrecher.

A lot has changed since Acadia Parish Superintendent of Schools John Bourque took over more than a decade ago – curricula, policies and

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Notre Dame’s Nate Link brings down a Kaplan running back in a recent game. Link and the Pios begin their postseason run this evening when the play host to E.D. White in the quarterfinal round of the Division III playoffs. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. (Photo by Christell Faul)

CROWLEY – The playoffs move into week two with Notre Dame preparing for what they basically were wishing for.

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THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Amelia Grace Prevost, daughter of Sarah and Jeremy Prevost, was selected as the 2014 Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night.

Amelia Grace Prevost, a student at St.

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A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Nov.  21, at 11 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Crowley for Weldon J. Cashi, 71, who passed away on Wednesday, Nov.

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