The Acadia Parish School Board untabled three items during a special session Wednesday and approved all three — two resolutions in regards to performance-based energy efficiency contract matters and the re-roofing project at 800 North Western Avenue in Crowley. It just took an hour to get there.

Surveillance video shows a green four door sedan with a sunroof occupied by two black males and a light skinned female as the suspected get-away car in an attempted burglary incident at Classic Carwash in Rayne.

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime. The Rayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to identify several suspects involved in an attempted burglary. The crime occurred at the Classic Carwash located on South Adams in Rayne around 2:30 a.m. on Sept. 5. 
Kaleb Gibson, who was featured on Crime Stoppers several weeks ago, has been arrested and booked into the Acadia Parish Jail on numerous narcotics warrants. 

Surveillance video shows a green four door sedan with a sunroof occupied by two black males and a light skinned female as the suspected get-away car in an attempted burglary incident at Classic Carwash in Rayne.

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2014 Project Pink Pageants, raffle planned

PROJECT PINK RAFFLE - Miss Project Pink Sidney Fontenot displays the Seraphim Angel to be raffled at the 2014 Project Pink events on October 4th at the Rayne Civic Center.

 

Welcome House update provided to Rotarians

From left, Rotary Club of Crowley President Elect Pat Miers welcomed representatives from The Welcome House – Director Stacey Miller, Assistant Director Debbie Broussard and resident Sara Ramos – who provided a look inside the facility and more.

When it was his turn to organize the program for the day, Rotarian Ron Lawson realized that with a number of new members over the past few years, many may not be too fam

9/11 ‘Honor & Remembrance’ ceremony held in Rayne

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.

Rayne High School Homecoming Week proclaimed

HOMECOMING WEEK PROCLAIMED - During ceremonies Tuesday morning at City Hall, Mayor Roland Boudreaux signed a proclamation declaring Oct. 15-19 as “Rayne High School Homecoming Week.” School officials and Homecoming Court members on hand for the ceremonies were, seated from left, Norellie Fontenot, Mayor Roland Boudreax, Paige Dupont, RHS Football Coach Curt Ware; standing, Homecoming Court members Shelli Alleman, Caroline Bergeron, Madison David, Jacie Fontenot, Whitney Fontenot, Tristan Mouton, Cecily Schexnyder, Ashley Thibodeaux, Madison Vidal and Tanner Wilson. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

The court has been selected, plans are complete, and Rayne High alumni are making

Rotarians get crash course in Acadia Parish history

William Thibodeaux, left, presented to the Rotary Club of Crowley Tuesday a history of the formation of Acadia Parish. Welcoming him were, from left, President Mary Zaunbrecher and program organizer Ken Goss.

In anything political, a bit of shadiness and tawdriness can always be found if you look deep enough.

Why should the birth of Acadia Parish be any different?

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Sports

BRINGS HOME TOURNAMENT TROPHY - The Rayne High Volleyball Team participated in the 2014 Northside High Tournament over the weekend and brought home the first place trophy. Team members are, kneeling from left, Ashley Thibodeaux, Shelli Alleman, Karla Richard, Blakely Thomas, Charlyne Peltier; standing, Cee Jae Richard, Blair Bergeron, Katie Benoit, Layni Boudreaux, Charlesha Dugas, Tarya Kanonu, Tristan Mouton, Whitney Fontenot, Jacie Fontenot and Quintara Sinegal.

 

Lifestyle

BIRTHDAY HONOREE - Freddie Miller of Rayne is surrounded by his family during a party held in observance of his 90th birthday, including, seated from left, honoree Freddie MIller and his wife, Verna T. (Lou) MIller; standing, children Marlene M. Habetz, Fred C. Miller, Cynthia M. Vidrine and Donna M. Ancelet. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

 

Obituaries

Sandra Jane Oubre passed away on the evening of Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at the Baton Rouge General Hospital, her two sons by her side.

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