The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office is presently investigating an early morning shooting that occurred Friday, August 1, near Rayne.According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, his office received a call at approximately 3:15 a.m. from an individual that reported that a male subject had been shot.  
As of today (Friday), those who punch an official at one of their children’s sporting events will face jail time.  This law, as well as 550 others, officially went into effect at midnight. The new laws and changes to existing laws were passed by the Louisiana Legislature this year. 
The St. Landry Parish man who pleaded guilty to killing two women has been denied a third request for rehearing.

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Early Friday shooting near Rayne

The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office is presently investigating an early morning shooting that occurred Friday, August 1, near Rayne.

Daily Manna Center director describes services to Rotarians

DAILY MANNA CENTER director Deacon Tommy Adams, second from left, described the Center’s operations Thursday, July 31, to members of the Rayne Rotary Club. PIctured, from left, are President Kyle Broussard, Adams, Curt Petitjean, and program director Pat Bordes, II.

“We’re fortunate; we have a lot of giving people,” remarked Deacon

Branch native Dr. Ryan Cradeur opens emergency center in Texas

GRAND OPENING CEREMONIES were held for My Emergency Room 24/7 on July 26 by Dr. Ryan Cradeur, his partners, staff and family members with San Marcos Mayor Daniel Guerrero welcoming the service to the Texas community. (Submitted Photo)

On July 26, a Rayne area native, Ryan David Cradeur, MD conducted a grand opening to his free standing emergency room in San Marcos, Texas.

Rayne July building permits are granted

Rayne Building Inspector Mark Daigle reports that four building permits were issued during July, all consisting of remodeling projects.

Lavergne request is denied

The St. Landry Parish man who pleaded guilty to killing two women has been denied a third request for rehearing.

Rayne’s Brian Mouton among GGR honorees

AMONG HONOREES - Brian Mouton of Rayne, right, was one of 16 honorees recognized during the 2014 Girls and Guys Rock Louisiana Awards Show held at the CajunDome Convention Center. Making the presentation is Terrence Senegal.

 

Albro presents 'Evolution of Physical Therapy'

The Rotary Club of Crowley met Tuesday and learned about physical therapy from Rotarian Daryl Albro and were invited to the Crowley High Dinner Auction by guest and CHS football coach Josh Fontenot. Present were, from left, President-Elect M’Elise Trahan, Fontenot, Albro and Secretary Melinda Malmay.

In 1914, as the U.S. became involved in World War I, women with a base knowledge set were recruited as reconstruction aides to help with injured veterans.

Post Scripts for July 29, 2014

Since 1887, The Crowley Post-Signal and its predecessors have been the newspaper of choice for readers who want the most complete record of Crowley’s history, personalit

Chamber names new leadership

From left, elected to serve as officers for the 2014-15 Chamber year were Kerry Gibson as chairperson, Jennifer T. Mixon as vice-chairperson and Robert Trahan as secretary/treasurer.

The Crowley Chamber of Commerce has announced the new leadership of the board of directors.

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RAYNE PINTO FROG SOX - Members of the Rayne Pinto Nationals All-Stars, known as the Frog Sox, returned home this week from Schertz, Texas where they participated in the 2014 South Zone World Series. Team members include, kneeling from left, Parker Faust, Wayland Jude Meche, Kainon Suiter, John David Dupont, Grant Simon, Anthony Martin; second row, Hudson Hollier, Noah Meche, Brantley Habetz, John Ronkartz, Dylan Judice, Caiden Meche; back row, coaches Coy Guidry, Jonathan Habetz, Brian Ronkartz, Randy Judice and Jonathan Hebert.

 

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