On Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. until noon,  the Acadia Parish Chapter of the NAACP 6692 and the City of Crowley are joining forces with Walgreen’s for their annual Free Flu Shot Campaign.

Howard “Jamie” Doucet

Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon announced that investigators with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office have arrested 44-year-old Harold “Jamie” Doucet of West Joseph Street in Iota following an investigation into an incident that occurred approximately two years ago.

U.S. FLAG RAISED - Members of Arceneaux Post 77 of the local American Legion raised the flag and then lowered to half mast during ceremonies held Thursday at the Rayne Depot Square for the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

RAYNE - During a 9 a.m. solemn ceremony held at the Depot Square, the local chpater of the Woodmen of the World observed the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks of 2001.

Howard “Jamie” Doucet

U.S. FLAG RAISED - Members of Arceneaux Post 77 of the local American Legion raised the flag and then lowered to half mast during ceremonies held Thursday at the Rayne Depot Square for the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

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18-wheeler crashes into Rayne overpass

The cargo atop an 18-wheeler is lodged under the Rayne overpass. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

RAYNE - At approximately 1:30 p.m. today (Thursday) an 18-wheeler traveling south on Hwy 35 struck the underside of the I-10 overpass causing damage to the inside lane.

Rayne gas rupture causes I-10 stutdown

Rayne Police block off I-10 traffic during Tuesday afternoon wreck and gas rupture. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

RAYNE - In addition to a major traffic fatality on I-10 west of Rayne, local authorities were called to the northeast portion of the the city at the I-10/Hwy 35 intersection where a two-inch natura

UPDATE: All lanes of interstate reopened

Crowley Police have advised via Nixle alert that Interstate 10 at Exit 80 in Crowley is reopen to eastbound traffic.

RYLA participants reflect on time at camp

From left, Rotary Club of Crowley President Mary Zaunbrecher and program organizer Peggy Sandidge welcome this year’s RYLA participants, Adam Couture and Michael Bray, and, not pictured, Nicole Taylor. The three spoke of their time at RYLA and what they learned.

For roughly four days, three Crowley High School students joined over 60 other people (including camp sponsors) in Lake Fausse Pointe for this year’s RYLA Camp.

Mapping Acadia

The partnership between the Acadia Parish Assessor’s Office and Fenstermaker, a company that is on the cutting edge of the latest computer mapping technology, continues

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Sports

Notre Dame’s Tyler Binder (32) and Hayden Bourgeois (18) break up a pass Thursday during the Pios’ 51-21 thrashing of Breaux Bridge at Gardiner Memorial Stadium. Notre Dame’s defense limited the Tigers to just 142 yards of total offense on the night. (Photo by Jason Faul)

CROWLEY – The more he tried to deflect attention toward the actual game itself, the more it seemed people wanted to talk about the real reason they would be there Thursday night.

Obituaries

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 10 a.m. at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church for Brian David Lejeune, 41, who died Friday, Sept.

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