By John Burson Sports Writer
CROWLEY – John “Bubba” Leonards of Crowley has been chosen as the Rice Farmer of the Year for the 2014 International Rice Festival slated for the weekend of Oct. 16-19, 2014 in downtown Crowley, as announced by Connie Nutt, festival president.
The contractor for installation of the cross drain replacement on La. 13 at Maple Avenue has been placed in default and DOTD is working on what to do next. According to Deidra Druilhet, with DOTD’s district office in Lafayette, Hamp’s Construction, LLC of New Orleans was placed in default last week.


St. Landry arrests

Sept. 16
Andrew Ali Farhand, age 30, 331 Bush Ave., Alexandria, LA, felony theft.

Radio Logs

September 15
0102 Disturbance, three females arrested, Bengal Village.
0947 Hit and run, Family Dollar.

Eunice arrests

Sept. 15
Glenn Poullard, 48, 150 Goldman, probation warrants for no driver’s license, disturbing the peace.

Mamou arrests

The Mamou Police Department reported four recent bookings into the town jail. Arrested were the following persons:

St. Landry arrests

Sept. 15
Darrell R. Thomas, age 52, 147 Weldon Lane, Morrow, LA, attempted burglary.

Radio Logs

September 12
0122 Fight Dugout.
0202 Traffic stop, arrest, Peach & MLK.
0709 Accident, 2nd & Maple.

Eunice arrests

Sept. 12
Kellie Moreau, 37, Rayne, disturbing the peace by public intoxication, entry/remain after being forbidden.



Proclamations signed by Mayor Moody

Mayor Moody signs two proclamations presented by the VFW Post 8971 Commander and members. One, Buddy Poppy Days, during the month of October through Nov. 11.

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