Enjoying the Oct. 9 Krewe de les Dames “Ladies Tea” held at the home of Past Queen Patti Brammer were, seated from left, Past Queen Becky Lamm, Brammer, Past Queen Lisa Dupuis, 2016 Queen Dr. Suzanne Croughan, Past Queen Phyllis Owens, Past Queen Katie Chiasson, Past Queen Laurie Suire; first row standing, Joshlynn Guidry, Nancy Wild, Ann Sibley, Christine Leleux, Karen Spaetgens, Tina Reaux, Jill Frey, Faye Istre, Denise Maddie; second row standing, Christine Fulton, Darlene Scarbrough, Belle Leleux, Amy Thibodeaux, Brook Lowry, Tina Hensgens, Lynn Spell, Brittany Faulk and Lynne Broussard.

Hostesses for the Oct. 9 Krewe de les Dames “Ladies Tea” were, from left, Krewe Co-Captain Lynn Spell, Past Queen Lisa Dupuis, Ann Sibley, Past Queen Patti Brammer, Past Queen and Krewe de les Dames Captain Katie Chiasson, Nancy Wild, Past Queen Becky Lamm, Denise Maddie, Lynne Broussard; and back row, 2016 Queen Dr. Suzanne Croughan.

Krewe de les Dames holds fourth annual ‘Ladies Tea’

Members of the Crowley Town Club’s Krewe de les Dames gathered for their fourth annual “Ladies Tea” at the home of Patti Brammer on Sunday, Oct. 9.

Members of the Crowley High School Class of 1961 gathered for their 55th reunion on the evening of Saturday, Oct. 15, at Chef Roy’s in Rayne. Classmates on hand for the reunion included, front row from left, William “Buddy” Brazell, Wynola “Penny” Fontenot Plotts, Esther Simon, Elgene Faulk Hoffpauir, Glynn McCullough Martin, Lorraine Broussard Mire, Kay Cowen Keigley, Mary Dronet Broussard, Judy Clark Istre, Billie Richard Prust, Bonnie Amos Broussard; second row, Michael Prudhomme, Lawrence “Boo” Keigley, Kenneth Richard, Bobby d’Augereaux, Richard Fremaux, Donald Moseley, Frank Istre, Charles Johnson; third row Shirey Weir, Donald Trahan, Rita Parrie Richard Meyers, E.P. Shreve, Ralph Parrie, Donald Smith, Julian Hayes, Roderick Richard, Sidney Mathiew, Bill Henderson, Carl Hornsby, C.C. Spell, Coach Jimmy Meche and Jeff Schendel. Also present but not pictured was Ernest Bieber.

Crowley High Class of 1961 holds 55th reunion

The Crowley High School Class of 1961 recently held its 55th reunion at Chef Roy’s in Rayne.

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Reggie’s Downtown Crowley, located at 218 N. Parkerson, was awarded first place in the 80th International Rice Festival Front Door Decorating Contest for its creative wreath and swag, complete with pitcher of beer made with rice (inset). Sammie Reggie, left, owner of the bar and grill, was on hand to receive the award from Crowley Garden Club member Carol Trahan.

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RIGHT: Second place in the 80th International Rice Festival Door Decorating Contest was awarded to Serendipite Home Decor, 313 N. Parkerson Ave., which focused on rice-producing countries around the world. Marlene Brantley, president of the Crowley Garden Club, presented the ribbon.

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LEFT: Receiving third place in the 80th International Rice Festival Door Decorating Contest was The Center for Children and Families, 309 N. Parkerson Ave., which incorporated Rice Festival Memorabilia along with the center’s logo. Director Katie Guinn, who designed the decorations, was on hand to receive the award from Garden Club member Sissy Gall, right.

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Boutique Forty-Six, 300 N. Parkerson Ave., was awarded honorable mention in the 80th International Rice Festival Door Decorating Contest for its traditional-style fall wreath and swag. Garden Club members Carol Trahan, far left, and Sissy Gall, far right, presented the award to, from left, Mona Fontenot, Sidney Fontenot and Jada Castille.

IRF Front Door Decorating Contest results announced

This year, the Crowley Garden Club, in conjunction with the International Rice Festival Association, brought back the IRF Front Door Decorating Contest for the 80th International Rice Festival.


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