“The Great Wall of Rescue,” equipment designed to aid in the rescue of individuals who happen to fall into a grain elevator or bin, was delivered recently to the Crowley Fire Department. On hand for the delivery were, kneeling, CFD Driver Scott Mouton; and, standing from left, Andrew Simon of Farm Bureau Insurance; Delo Hebert, safety manager for Supreme Rice Mill, who purchased the equipment and donated it to the fire department; Fire Chief Jody Viator and CFD Capt. Scott Hoffpauir.

Crowley Fire Department equipped for bin rescues

Through a generous donation from Supreme Rice Mill, the Crowley Fire Department is now prepared to rescue people who fall into grain bins.

Beverly B. Hains of Acadia Parish was among the dozen inductees into the Louisiana 4-H Hall of Fame during ceremonies recently in Mansura. She is pictured with Toby Lepley, LSU AgCenter associate vice president and 4-H program leader. (Photo by Bruce Schultz)

Hains among 2019 4-H Hall of Fame inductees

The Louisiana 4-H Hall of Fame has a dozen new members among its ranks after a ceremony on April 27 to recognize the honorees.
Among them is Beverly B. Hains of Acadia Parish.


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