Volunteer firemen fight Sunday blaze

RAYNE VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS battled five hours early Sunday morning before controlling a fire which destroyed the home and property of Russell Buchanan at 401 Live Oak Street.

Rayne volunteer firefighters battled a fire which destroyed the home of Russell Buchanan, 401 Live Oak Street, in the early Sunday morning hours.

Acadia Parish boasts three Century Farms

CENTURY FARM: John and Bonnie Sarver recently participated in the first annual Louisiana Century Farm Program established to recognize and honor Louisiana’s farmers, ranchers and forestry landowners who own land that has been a part of their family farm for 100 years or more. Shown presenting the award to the Sarvers are Stephen Austin, president and CEO of Louisiana Land Bank, on the left, and Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M. The program is sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry, LSU AgCenter, Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation and Louisiana Land Bank.

Barnaba arrested in chicken theft

Authorities in Acadia Parish have arrested a Lafayette man following an investigation into the theft of chickens valued at over $6,700.

P.J. considers restitution for damages

The Acadia Parish Police Jury took the first step toward settling a two-year dispute with a property owner over damages caused by a parish road crew.


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