Deputies with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office have completed an investigation into an aggravated burglary which occurred in the 6200 block of Standard Mill Road near Rayne. The investigation began on Aug. 3.
Natural disasters have been known to bring out the best in south Louisiana residents.
As the Grand Opera House enters its 2016-2017 season, it is once again offering a variety of excellent entertainment. Kim Gattle, the executive director of the opera house, is especially excited about the lineup: “It’s hard to believe we are entering our ninth year, and every year just keeps getting better!”

Buildings to be renamed

The Acadia Parish School Board voted on many items Monday night, but one gave them a great deal of pride.

Students, coach recognized for achievements

The Acadia Parish School Board acknowledged its 2013-14 Students of the Year for the parish at its March meeting. Recognized were, from left, Teri Johnson, eighth grade, Iota Middle; Mary Peltier, 12th grade, Rayne High; and Owen LeJeune, fifth grade, Egan Elementary.

As Acadia Parish’s 2013-14 school year begins drawing to a close, it isn’t surprising that many students in Acadia Pari

Committee kills juror pay talk

Members of the Acadia Parish Police Jury won’t be considering pay raises for themselves when they meet on Tuesday — at

Award-winning rodeo coming to Rice Arena

Jared Begnaud of Lafayette rides Commanche Man during a 2003 Bergeron Rodeo competition. The Crowley Rodeo will be held at the Crowley Rice Arena from March 14 through 16. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Jay Bergeron can remember when his family’s rodeo first came to Crowley. 

Rayne Krewes Host Mardi Gras Celebration

Four of the many colorful Mardi Gras costumes presented during the 2014 Rayne celebration.

Despite an early morning freeze and mid-day rain, the Krewe de Mardi Gras Creole and the Krewe of New Beginnings hosted the annual Mardi Gras celeb

APSO: Iota Mardi Gras cancelled

According to a Nixle alert by the Acadia Parish sheriff's office, the Iota Mardi Gras has been cancelled due to weather conditions.



WOLVES IN TODAY’S FOOTBALL JAMBOREE - The Rayne High Wolves Football Team were busy this week as they were readying for today’s 2016 Acadia Parish Jamboree at Iota High School. The Wolves are scheduled to meet the hosting Bulldogs in the second game of the night. The Jamboree will begin at 6 p.m. with Church Point meeting Crowley High. (Acadian-Tribune Photo by Lisa Soileaux)

Following last week’s historic flooding that halted all extra curricular activities while southern Louisiana tried to survive the worst flooding witnessed in almost 100 years, the 2016 football sea


As the Grand Opera House enters its 2016-2017 season, it is once again offering a variety of excellent entertainment.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Aug. 29, at 12:30 p.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Crowley for Linda L. Tweedel, 69, who passed away on Saturday, Aug.

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