17th Annual Children’s Fishing Derby enjoyed by many

CHILDREN’S FISHING DERBY WINNERS - Named top fishermen in their age groups during the 2016 Children’s Fishing Derby were, front row, from left, (most fish) Isabella Reiners, Demari Savoy, Mackenzie Olinger, Andrew Credeur; (largest fish) John Guidry, Aiden Maloney, Charlotte Doucet and Austin Lagrange; back row, Dee DeRouen with Acadiana Sportsmen’s League and Suzette Leonards with the City of Rayne. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

The fishing poles and rod-n-reels were out and about on Saturday, June 18, for the 2016 Annual Children’s Fishing Derby held by the City of Rayne o

Rayne All-Star action continues despite inclement weather

BRONCO ALL-STARS - Members of the Boy’s Bronco All-Stars, comprised of team members of the 2016 summer league teams of the Rayne Recreation Summer Program, include, seated from left, Chetwin Coleman, Ryan Pellissier, Hudson Suiter, Derek Istre; kneeling, Landon Richard, Grayson Roy, Jon-Trey Quebodeaux, Daylan Granger; standing, Coach Lane Suiter, Dayton Lewis, Gavin LaBauve, Coach David Lewis, Grant Killmer, Britton Cope and Coach Wilson Pellissier.

Mother Nature has not been nice to the 2016 all-star season with a number of games and tounament brackets having to be moved or cancelled due to ra

Melancon reaches 4,500 career wins at EvD

CELEBRATES 4,500 CAREER WIN - Local jockey Gerard Melancon, center, celebrates his 4,500 career at Evangeline Downs with family members, friends and associates. (Photo Courtesy/Coady Photography)

OPELOUSAS - Jockey Gerard Melancon became the 44th rider to reach 4,500 wins in his career on Thursday night at Evangeline Downs with a victory in

ASL Fishing Tournament slated June 25

The Acadiana Sportsmen’s League will sponsor their 35th annual fishing tournament on Saturday, June 25, at any landing in Louisiana.

Rayne All-Star action begins, tournament results

PLACE SECOND IN RAYNE TOURNAMENT - Members of the 12 and Under (Bronco) Rayne All-Stars, comprised of members of the Rayne Recreation Summer League teams, who placed second in the 2016 Rayne Warn-Up Tournament held June 3-5 at Gossen Memorial Park were, first row, from left, Evyn Shreve, Ava Thibodeaux, Emily Richard, Madison Leger, Kate Daigle, Sophie Miller; scond row, Victoria Peltier, Baileigh Falcon, Demi Billings, Claudia Kibodeaux, Kamrie Breaux, Amelia Dailey, Madelyn Dischler; back row, Coach Keely Shreve, Head Coach Troy Kibodeaux and Coach Billy Dischler. Absent is Coach Stacey Thibodeaux.

All-star season for the 2016 Rayne Recreation Department began over the weekend with a number of teams participating in area tournaments.


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