THE POST-SIGNAL / Kathy Duncan
AnnaLisa Mariah Meredith, daughter of John Meredith Sr. and Frances Meredith was crowned the 80th International Rice Festival Queen Saturday morning. Meredith was sponsored by the Arkansas Rice Festival.

80th International Rice Festival Queen crowned

Downtown Crowley saw perfect weather and a big crowd on hand Saturday morning for the 80th International Rice Festival Queen’s Pageant.

THE POST-SIGNAL / Saja Hoffpauir
Jackie Buescher, left, and Barbara Lengefeld served as hostesses for the Oct. 12 meeting of the Attakapas Study Club of Crowley held at the Acadia Parish Library.

Attakapas Study Club hears of ‘The Harvey Girls’

The Attakapas Study Club of Crowley held its regular monthly meeting on Oct. 12 at the Acadia Parish Library with fourteen members present.

Newly installed officers included, from left, Proctor, Forever Emerald; Cynthia Winbush, president; Cheryl Shelvin Lewis, first vice president; Jocelyn Potier, recording secretary; Shelda Kelso, corresponding secretary; Betty M. Gums, treasurer; Myrtle Cain, chaplain.

Members on hand for the meeting included, from left, Cynthia Winbush, president; LaTika Magee-Charles; Monica Joseph; Jacqunette B.Guidry; Sonjatina B. Wilridge; and Dr. Ezora J. Proctor, Forever Emerald.

NAUW installs new officers


Proudly displaying the theme and logo for the 2017 Mardi Gras Ball are, from left, Theme Announcement Chairperson Sandy Shuff, Assistant Ball Director Sandi Dore’, Theme Announcement Co-Chairperson Jessica Guillot, Ball Director Laurie Suire and General Coordinator Gina Trisler.

Krewe of Town Revelers Carnival Ball theme announced

Members of the Crowley Town Club and their guests enjoyed an exciting evening as the theme for the 2017 Mardi Gras Ball was announced recently.


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