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International Rice Festival officials announced recently via social media that Gyth Rigdon, runner-up in The Voice national talent competition, will return to perform at this year’s festival.

Rigdon on Rice Fest stage

Gyth Rigdon, recent runner-up on The Voice national talent competition, will make his second appearance at the International Rice Festival this year.

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Elementary school secretaries honored during the 2018-2019 Acadia Parish School Board Secretary Luncheon held at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café in Rayne were, front row, from left, Josephine Gallow-Church Point, Charlene Richard-Church Point, Katrina Cormier-Mermentau, Kelli Richard, Central Rayne, Jackie Thibodeaux-Branch; standing, Christine Uriegas-Ross, Rockela Johnson-Martin Petitjean, Sarah Lege-South Crowley, Shantel LeJeune-Iota, Peggy Hayes-North Crowley, Millie Broussard-Estherwood, Marsha Gay-Richard, Trudy Lopez-South Rayne, Brenda Pousson-Martin Petitjean, Trina Fruge-Evangeline, and Superintendant Scott Richard.

LSN PHOTO / Lisa Soileaux
Middle school secretaries honored during the 2018-2019 Acadia Parish School Board Secretary Luncheon held at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café in Rayne were, seated from left, Theresa Henry-Crowley Middle, Harriet Bias-Crowley Middle, Melina Pommier-Crowley Middle, Jackie Thibodeaux-Branch; standing, Kimley Gibson-Church Point MIddle, Jessica Houston-Armstrong, Tracie Dupre-Iota Middle, Marsha Gay-Richard, Candace Kelly-Alternative, and Superintendant Scott Richard.

LSN PHOTO / Lisa Soileaux
High school secretaries honored during the 2018-2019 Acadia Parish School Board Secretary Luncheon held at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café in Rayne were, seated from left, Cassondra Boudreaux-Midland, Elgine Maynard-Midland, Margaret Batiste-Church Point, Suzette Breaux-Rayne High; standing, Linda Savoy-Church Point, Keena Thibodeaux-Church Point, Donna Guidry-Crowley High, Sherrie Breaux-Crowley High, Krystal Runner-Rayne High, and Superintendant Scott Richard.

APSB honors secretaries

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Former Louisiana Poet Laureate Dr. Darrel Bourque, left, was the guest speaker at the Crowley Rotary Club meeting earlier this week. Jay Domingue, right, was the vocational speaker at the meeting.

Poet Laureate tells Rotarians, ‘You work for your community’

Dr. Darrel Bourque , former Louisiana Poet Laureate, said food, culture and music help to shape the identity of who you are.

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