Denizens of the deep took over the Civic Center Saturday night as members of Rayne’s Krewe de Joie de Vie staged their third annual Mardi Gras Ball, this year with the theme “Seas the Night.”
LAFAYETTE - “The Mervine Kahn Legacy” will be among the feature films shown during this weekend’s Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival.
COOKS PREPARE FOR ANNUAL EVENT - Taking part in last year’s Ministry Fair and Gumbo of St. Joseph Catholic Church parish by cooking up a delicious gumbo for all to enjoy were, from left, cooks, Merlin Alleman and John Quebodeaux, Father Samuel Fontana, Father Kevin Bordelon, and Chef Carol Menard, and cooks Andrus Fontenot and Jeff Stutes. (Acadian-Tribune File Photo)
Plans are complete and St. Joseph parishioners are readying for the 2017 annual Ministry Fair and Gumbo to be held Friday, Feb. 3, in the Rayne Civic Center.
A wave of madness swept through the Rayne Civic Center Saturday night.
gave keynote address: Mary A. Washington delivered the key note address during Monday’s Martin Luther King Day celebration in Rayne. Washington, an advocate for “the basic right to a good education,” was a long-time educator in Lafayette Parish and an officer with the Louisiana Association of Educators. (Acadian-Tribune photo by Steve Bandy)
“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”
— Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.