On hand to accept the 2018 State Cleanest City Award during ceremonies held Friday morning at City Hall were, front row, from left, Mayor Pro-Tem Pete Babineaux, State LGCF President Lena Bateman, Mayor Charles “Chuck” Robichaux, State Cleanest City Chairman Jean Gilstrap, Rayne Garden Club Cleanest City Chairman Lisa Soileaux, Rayne Garden Club President Fran Bihm; back row, Rayne Police Chief Carroll J. Stelly and City of Rayne Street Superintendent Robert “Foot” Senegal. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

Rayne receives another State Cleanest City award

For the second year in a row, the City of Rayne has collected a State Cleanest City title from the Louisiana Federation of Garden Clubs.

HISTORICAL VOLUMES UNVEILED - Staff members of the Rayne Library officially unveiled the first of six volumes which include the historical newspaper columns written by local historian Charles Sidney Stutes now available at the library. On hand for the unveiling were, from left, Ted Landry, Director of Acadia Parish Libraries; Trudy Ronkartz, Rayne Librarian; Charles Sidney Stutes, and Rayne Library personnel Connie Racca and Beth Goins. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

Stutes’ historical articles now preserved at Rayne Library

RAYNE - Culminating three years of work, research and indexing, the staff at the Rayne Library has unveiled six volumes of historical articles written by Charles Sidney Stutes.


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