CROWELY - To celebrate their 82nd anniversary with Anheuser-Busch this year, the iconic Budweiser Clydesdales team will make multiple appearances while in town from Wednesday, Oct. 14, to Sunday, Oct. 18.
CROWLEY - Early voting for the Oct. 24 gubernatorial elections will begin Saturday according to Acadia Parish Registrar of Voters Billie J. Meyer.
Dozens of West Crowley residents filled the seats in the Martin Luther King Jr. Center Tuesday night to hear the candidates for Acadia Parish sheriff answer questions from the mostly African-American area of the city.


Good reports for school’s opening

It wasn’t without its hiccups, but by all indicators, the opening of the 2015-16 school year may have been one of Acadia Parish’s best.

Miss Rayne Pageant Plans Continue

MISS RAYNE PAGEANT PLANS - Miss Rayne Director Suzette Leonards, left, and the reigning Miss Rayne Madison Vidal, right, continue plans for the upc

A&O, Sisters host back to school events/Family Fun Day

A & O AND SISTERS HOST FAMILY EVENT - Members of the A&O 21st Century Club and the Sisters of A&O who hosted the 2015 Back to School Event and Family Fun Day were, seated, Sisters of A & O members Cutina Jolivette, Gwendolyn Mouton, Anna Mae Randall, Rose Mouton, Danielle Reed, Marjorie Baptiste, Dee De Simmons, Kristen Jolivette, Larissa Arceneaux, Nicole Anderson; second row, Brian Mouton, Ezzie Charles, Lester Washington, Wallace Young, Reggie Mouton, Alex Guidry, Chris Duhon, Jeremy Thomas, Cleveland Guidry, William Board; top row, Phil Woods, Devico Charles, Tim Mayfield, Toby Chevis, Dwayne Smith and Jessie White. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

The 13th Annual City-Wide Back to School Event and Family Fun Day. was held Sunday, Aug.

2015 Festival poster unveiled

Members of the International Rice Festival Board gathered at the Rice Palace Tuesday night for the unveiling of the official 2015 festival poster which was painted by Tony Bernard. Front row from left, Roxie Viator, Patty Simon, Elisabeth Leleux and Troy Perry. Standing are Kevin Spell, Jay Suire, Jody Viator, Chad Monceaux, 2014 Queen Ali Hoffpauir, Connie Nutt and Stella Morgan. (Submitted Photo)

On Tuesday evening at the Rice Palace in Crowley, the people that annually put on Crowley’s biggest show gathered for the unveiling of the official

West Nile findings on increase in Acadia

Two sentinel chicken and a mosquito “pool” tested positive for the West Nile virus this week, according to Glenn Stokes, CEO of Mosquito Control Co

Rayne officer charged

Arrest warrants have been issued for a part-time Rayne police officer accused of inappropriate behavior with a minor.



Rayne's Darien Harmon (5) makes a cut around LaGrange defenders Friday evening during their opening district contest of the season. The Gators handed the Wolves a 32-7 loss. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

RAYNE - The roster was a little shorter than usual for the Wolves Friday night as Rayne hosted LaGrange.


CLASS OF 1965 GATHERS FOR GOLDEN REUNION - Members of the St. Joseph High School graduating class of 1954 who celebrated their 61-year class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café in Rayne were, seated from left, Helen Dischler Robles, Joyce Monceaux Alleman, Margaret Habetz Bouillion, Louetta Meche Simon, Mary Ann Prevost Breaux; standing front row, Margaret Pharr Zaunbrecher, Norma Guillot Landry, Betty Comeaux Perrodin, Selma Faulk Blanchard, Dolores Gilbert Thibodeaux; standing back row, Alfred Zaunbrecher, Josie Heinen Millet, Helen Gossen Arsement, Donald Petitjean and William LeBlanc. Absent are Merlin Hoffpauir and Audrey Mier Darce. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Josie Henry)

The 1954 graduating class of St. Joseph High School of Rayne held a class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at Chef Roy’s Frog City Café.


Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m. at St. Theresa Catholic Church for Mrs. Alma Moore Sinclair, 91, who passed away on Wednesday, Sept.

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