BACK IN BUSINESS: Brent “Blue” Foreman, dispatcher at the Rayne Power Plant, sounds the noon whistle on Nov. 16 for the first time in months. The whistle, a long-standing tradition in Rayne and many small municipalities across the south, had been out of commission for a number of months. (Acadian-Tribune photo by Steve Bandy)

High noon in Rayne again marked by whistle

For as long as most people can remember, the noon whistle marked midday in the city of Rayne.
But, for the last few months, there has been no whistle.
Now it’s back.

From left, chosen as fan favorites of Dancing With the Stars 2016 were Patrick Hensgens and Gina Trisler. Meanwhile, Angelique Credeur and Danny delaNuez were crowned the winners of this year’s fundraising and dancing competition.

Another successful twirl on the dance floor for DWTS

After two nights of dancing, it was safe to say, the cast of Dancing With the Stars in Crowley were ready for a break.

THE POST-SIGNAL / Danette Bourque
Connor Jane LeLeux was crowned Miss Merry Christmas Thursday night. Sponsored by the Eta Kappa Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, the Miss Merry Christmas pageant saw Santa welcome the many girls vying for the title. LeLeux, 6, is the daughter of Leslie “Belle” and Keith LeLeux and attends South Crowley Elementary School. She, along with Santa, will be featured in the Crowley Kiwanis Club Christmas Parade on Dec. 1 at 6 p.m.

LeLeux crowned 50th Miss Merry Christmas

Cue the tinsel, Crowley has a new Miss Merry Christmas.
Thursday night, the Eta Kappa Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi’s annual pageant saw many girls vying for the year’s merriest of crowns.


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