October 25, 2013 6:43 AM
Crowley Chamber of Commerce presents the 10th Annual Gumbo Cook-Off sponsored by Shop Rite. The cook-off will be held at the Enterprise Bldg Grounds, Saturday, October 26. There will be food, fun and music provided by Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie
For more info call: 337-788-0177
Or... more »
October 21, 2013 7:07 AM
The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program is hosting Freddie Pate's Jamboree. On Saturday, October 26th the Rice Theater in Crowley will be celebrating 14 years of family entertainment. This family fun show will bring classic country music to the Rice Theater with a special tribute to the late George Jones.... more »
July 9, 2013 6:48 AM
Twilight Bayou, locally written play by teen A. Bertrand will run with the Acadia Players at the Rice Theater in Crowley. The play runs from Thursday, July 11 until Sunday, July 14, 2013.
"Nothing is as it seems on Twilight Bayou for 16 year old Jolie. Jolie's Grandmere, who... more »
April 12, 2013 6:45 PM
The City-of-Crowley could cut off fire protection services for areas outside of city limits.
Tuesday, the Crowley City Council said it's frustrated the Acadia Parish Police Jury hasn't finalized a contract. If a deal isn't reached, Crowley will stop providing fire protection by June first.
For more than... more »
February 13, 2013 9:27 PM
A group of Notre Dame parents in Crowley are set to leave in a few hours to pick up their children in Mobile, Alabama Thursday.
Despite the chaos, the students' parents know their kids are strong.
"Can you hear me momma, can you hear me? I want to... more »
February 13, 2013 8:13 AM
There will be a dance concert and talent competition focused on Black History at the Historic Crowley Rice Theatre. This event is presented by the Cultural and Creative Arts and Crowley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. It takes place on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 at 3:00pm. Featured performances... more »
January 25, 2013 7:11 PM
A former Crowley Animal Shelter employee is trying to clear his name after being arrested last year.
Mike Edwards is maintaining his innocence. He was arrested last August after a number of dead, decapitated dogs were found behind the shelter. In December, a grand jury in the 15th Judicial... more »
January 12, 2013 10:55 PM
From St. Landry to Vermilion Parishes, high water has covered much of South Louisiana. One major problem, backwater flooding.
Crowley is one of the hardest hit areas. Water covers Parkerson Avenue as well as exit 80 westbound on I-10.
One of the hardest hit neighborhoods, North Cherokee Drive... more »
November 13, 2012 9:15 AM
There was a major house fire in the 3200 block of Stakes road in Crowley. The owner of the home was just waking up when they smelled the smoke. Although the owners were home, no one was hurt.
Acadia parish officials are still investigating the cause of the fire. more »
November 6, 2012 7:04 PM
An Acadiana woman is making sure everyone in her community exercises their right to vote.
Delores Handy, better known as Mrs. Dee is armed with her candy red pick-up truck and her megaphone.
"Let's clear the road, we've got some voters coming in," said Mrs. Dee through her... more »
October 16, 2012 6:38 AM
76th International Rice Festival is hosted by the International Rice Festival Association! It takes place during the 3rd week of October from the 18th until 21, 2012. The fest happens in Downtown Crowley on Oct. 18th 7pm - Midnight, Oct. 19th & 20th 8am to Midnight, Oct. 21st Noon to... more »
October 11, 2012 7:14 AM
State Troopers are en route to an accident on I-10 Eastbound near mile marker 85. That's between Crowley and Rayne (LA 1111, East Crowley). Expect delays, the exit is closed, there is a detour to highway 90. more »
September 10, 2012 5:11 PM
Funeral services will be held in Crowley on Tuesday, September 11, for Noah Stoute. Stoute, a Crowley native and long time funeral director and assistant coroner, was found stabbed to death in his Harvey Apartment in the New Orleans area.
The funeral will take place at The Pentecostals of... more »
September 6, 2012 11:17 PM
A Crowley native was found stabbed to death in his New Orleans apartment, now the community he served in Acadia Parish for more than 20 years is mourning the loss. Police found the body of 51-year-old Noah Stoute in his apartment Tuesday. However, police believe he was murdered a week... more »
August 24, 2012 7:14 PM
A former Crowley city employee is facing animal cruelty charges Friday. City officials said he killed and possibly mutilated several dogs after being fired from the City of Crowley Animal Shelter earlier this week.
Police arrested 50-year-old Michael Edwards Thursday night. He's charged with three counts of aggravated cruelty... more »
August 23, 2012 11:26 PM
Crowley Police confirm an investigation at the City of Crowley Animal Shelter dealing with possible animal cruelty. The shelter is separate from the Acadia Parish Animal Shelter and is located at 220 Jack Mitchell in Crowley.
As of Thursday night, Police Chief KP Gibson said they are investigating possible... more »
July 13, 2012 11:17 AM
Today's Spirit of Acadiana is at Notre Dame in Crowley. Their excellent sports track record is the result of their dedicated coaches and players. Scott Brazda gives us a sneak peek into their winning formula. more »
June 11, 2012 10:55 PM
Changes could be in store for this year's International Rice Festival in Crowley. Tuesday night, an ordinance will be introduced at the Crowley City Council, which would require that "drink bracelets" be purchased by anyone over 21 who wishes to drink at the festival.
"The goal is two-fold," said... more »
April 27, 2012 10:06 AM
CROWLEY, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says a tip that someone was hunting ducks out of season brought an arrest on a number of charges, including possession of a firearm by a felon. Enforcement Division spokesman Adam Einck says Crowley police detained 30-year-old Larry J.... more »
April 13, 2012 10:48 AM
Crowley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Annual Crowley Chamber's Golf Classic! Tee off will be on April 27, 2012, at Bayou Bend Golf Course in Crowley. The event will start at 12pm.
For more info call: 337-788-0177
or visit: www.CrowleyChamber.com
March 9, 2012 9:42 AM
Crowley's Public Schools are OPEN today. Acadia Parish Superintendent Johnny Bourque says if you kept your child home this morning but would like to sign them in, you may do so. If you choose not to, their absence WILL BE excused. As of 7:54AM, electricity had been fully restored in... more »
March 9, 2012 9:08 AM
Redemptorist Catholic in Crowley has been closed for the day. Acadia Superintendent John Bourque says students in Crowley public schools who are absent WILL BE excused. Those who are already at school will be kept safe until they make a decision about all schools. The issue is with contacting the... more »
February 28, 2012 7:23 PM
A Crowley woman dies eight months after it looked like she beat the odds. Eighteen year old Chyna Young died last week. She was paralyzed after her ex-boyfriend shot her several times in June 2011. Chyna gave birth to a baby girl, Jada Young, six months ago. Chyna's friend, Brittany... more »
December 15, 2011 4:10 PM
Acadia Animal Control confirms that an alligator was caught in Crowley this afternoon.
Larry and Rosemary Schuh found the gator in their back yard.
We understand that the alligator will be released in a safe environment so it can enjoy the holidays.
September 15, 2011 5:18 AM
Known as legal herb, spice or herbal incense, "synthetic marijuana" has been around for a few years now, but getting it off the streets hasn't been easy for law enforcement. "They're called synthetic cannabinoids, they're not actually cannabinoids," says Acadiana Crime Lab director Kevin Ardoin who sees these packets all... more »
September 7, 2011 11:38 PM
You often hear of medical mysteries and miracles. But even a team of doctors at Lafayette General Medical Center can't explain how a Crowley woman came back to life from the brink of death.
27-year-old Linda Mouton shouldn't be sitting in her sister's living room, holding her newborn baby... more »
August 18, 2011 6:35 PM
A Crowley teen was laid to rest Thursday after being hit by a drunk driver less than a week ago.
Northside Christian School let out early Thursday morning, so that faculty and students could say goodbye to one of their own, 18-year-old Mitchell Romero.
"She was a good... more »
August 2, 2011 7:28 PM
A Crowley women is safe after getting away from a suspect who police say had every intention of abducting her. The suspect is still on the run tonight.
Concerned resident, Kaitlin Dooley, said "it kind of scares me. You think people would be more cautious and more considerate.... more »
July 27, 2011 11:20 PM
Three Acadiana schools fail to meet state expectations. In two of these schools, students have the option to transfer.
The Department of Education says Crowley Middle, Rayne High and Carencro High are all failing at either reading or math. One of those schools has been on this list for... more »
July 14, 2011 5:58 PM
Crowley police are investigating a rash of car thefts over the past two weeks. During that time period, five passenger vans and one truck were stolen.
"The person who is doing them really feels comfortable with being able to jump start the vehicle, hot-wire the vehicle and go," said... more »
July 7, 2011 11:57 PM
A slew of positions are on the chopping block for the City of Crowley, but those budget cuts won't be made without a fight from the community. Dozens of community members showed up at Thursday Finance Committee meeting to show their support for city workers, especially at the fire and... more »
July 2, 2011 2:37 PM
Is picking up the daily paper part of your daily routine?
Thursday night, someone in Crowley picked up more than a paper, they picked up the whole stand! The Crowley Post Signal says "They were trying to open the armored head where the money is and they had difficulty,... more »
June 20, 2011 7:07 PM
Budget cuts threaten the jobs of several city of Crowley employees. Officials must cut more than a million dollars from the cities budget. The suggested cuts will take about half-a-million dollars out of the police and fire department budgets.
Crowley Police Chief, K.P. Gibson said, "we have to have... more »
June 18, 2011 11:11 PM
An update on that oil spill in Crowley we told you about last month.
According to the Department of Environmental Quality, some eight thousand gallons of oil have been picked up since a leak at an oil storage tank.
The D.E.Q also reports that there are no longer... more »
June 17, 2011 7:36 PM
Crowley's Mayor, Greg Jones says a budget cut will happen across the board in Crowley. Jones says budget cuts are necessary because the town has had 25 straight months of declining sales tax and the town's revenue is 92 percent below than what he projected last year. The fire and... more »
June 4, 2011 11:27 PM
The strong line of thunderstorms that tore through Acadiana earlier knocked out power to nearly forty five hundred Slemco customers.
Representatives say that power has been restored in some areas, but twenty two hundred are still without power in the Washington and Eunice area.
Witnesses tell Slemco that... more »
May 30, 2011 8:26 PM
In Acadia Parish, crews are cleaning up an oil spill in Crowley.
The oil started spilling Saturday from a storage tank near the intersection of West Mill Street and South Western Avenue. Oil has already made its way through drainage canals and into Bayou Blanc.
Contractors were hired... more »
May 30, 2011 12:02 AM
In Acadia Parish, crews are working to clean up an oil spill in Crowley.
The oil began spilling Saturday from an oil storage tank near the intersection of West Mill Street and South Western Avenue, and that oil has made it's way into nearby Bayou Blanc.
"We are... more »
May 29, 2011 7:03 PM
In Acadia Parish, crews are working to cleanup an oil spill in Crowley.
The oil began spilling yesterday from an oil storage tank near the intersection of Standard Mill Road and Highway 13. That oil has made it's way through drainage canals and into nearby Bayou Blanc.
Area... more »
April 24, 2011 12:15 AM
A motorcyclist is dead after a two vehicle crash on LA 1111 near LA 1112 in Acadia Parish.
Troopers say 35-year-old Robert Hollier of Crowley crossed the center line on Highway 1111, colliding head-on with an oncoming car. Hollier was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced... more »
March 28, 2011 8:44 AM
Reports of a school bus accident in Crowley. It happened shortly after 7:00 this morning in the 600 block of South Avenue K. There are no other details available at this time, but we do have a crew in route. Stay with KATC for updates. more »
March 5, 2011 2:57 PM
The Sheriff's Office is evacuating the northwest section of Rayne due to a gas leak - that includes Main Street west to the railroad tracks. If you need information on evacuations or are checking on a family member, call 334-4443.
All parades are running as scheduled. Those... more »
February 23, 2011 6:28 AM
Free mammograms will be offered today in Crowley for women between the ages of 40 and 64 who have no insurance and meet certain income requirements. The screenings will take place at Louisiana Oncology associates on Wright Ave, Suite J from 5 PM - 8 PM. To find out more,... more »
February 21, 2011 10:28 AM
Carnival d'Acadie Live Entertainment Crowley Enterprise Grounds - North Parkerson Avenue
Schedule of Events:
Sunday, March 6, 2011 3:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M . Carnival, music by JYD
Lundi Gras, Monday, March 7, 2011 3:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. Carnival
6:15 P.M. - Welcome Mayor Greg A.... more »
February 6, 2011 12:06 PM
More than 60 students from across Acadiana hit the books Saturday all to get tips on how to raise their A.C.T. scores. KATC'S Chris Welty was in Crowley for the practice test.
Reading, math, and problem solving...a Saturday morning review compliments of the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office.
"I... more »
February 4, 2011 11:10 AM
A Jennings man is dead this morning following a trailer fire last night in Acadia Parish.
Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon says that Thursday evening deputies responded to a report of a camper on fire on Hackberry Lane near Jennings.
According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, deputies... more »
January 28, 2011 6:48 PM
A flier circulating around Acadia Parish is offending some residents. The flier is coming from a Crowley church. The pastor said he's not apologizing for mailing out the 14, 000 copies. We want to warn you, the subject matter of this report may not be appropriate for all members of... more »
January 23, 2011 1:05 PM
Crowley Police are investigating an early morning shooting which has left one man in critical condition. Crowley Police were notified that a gun shot victim was transported to the American Legion Hospital at approximately 1:30 am early Sunday morning. Officers discovered that the victim was shot during a disturbance which... more »
January 20, 2011 11:31 AM
Crowley Kindergarten was briefly on lockdown today as a precaution by Crowley Police. They initially got a call about an armed robbery in the area, but it turned out to be a purse snatching. Police say there was no threat to the school. The suspect has not been caught. more »
January 13, 2011 5:58 PM
Press Release- Crowley Police are investigating a domestic dispute which led to shots being fired at one of the persons involved. Shortly before 1:30 pm, officers began their investigation into this incident and discovered that a male and female had been involved in a domestic dispute. The female was arriving... more »
January 11, 2011 4:16 PM
A Crowley man has been arrested following two arson fires within city limits. The first happened shortly before 3:00 am on January 8, 2011 on James Street. This fire claimed the life of Brian Alcock. The second fire occurred on January 10, 2011 at 1816 May St., shortly after 2:00... more »
January 10, 2011 7:25 PM
January 9, 2011 4:40 PM
State Fire Marshal H. "Butch" Browning announced today that a Crowley man died in his home as the result of a fire.
The Crowley Fire Department was dispatched at 2:59am to 1815 James Street. Firefighters entered the burning building and found the body of Bryan Alcock (Dob. 3-29-1966). He... more »
December 24, 2010 11:53 AM
Press Release: Last night, at 8:02 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop D responded to a one vehicle rollover crash on the Interstate 10 North Frontage Road just east of Louisiana Highway 102 (North Cutting Avenue) near Jennings in Jefferson Davis Parish that claimed the life of a Crowley man. Preliminary... more »
December 17, 2010 6:42 AM
Happening right now in Acadia Parish, Crowley law and fire officials are on the scene of a early morning blaze.
According to sheriff's officials the LA Rice Mill on West Mill Street is on fire. Firefighters are battling the blaze and we'll have more on both incidents throughout the... more »
November 27, 2010 11:42 PM
Since 1960, one Acadiana family has given a whole new meaning to decking the halls...and the ceilings.
For 50 years the Hotards' have hung their Christmas tree from the ceiling. The tradition started when Denis Hotard was just a little boy. Hotard says, "My sister and I kept bugging... more »
November 23, 2010 7:49 AM
Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon stated that his office received a call shortly before 4:00 p.m. on Monday afternoon concerning a fight at the Pontoon Bridge on Hwy 91. Upon arrival at the scene and after a brief investigation, deputies learned that Monty Deville, age 30, of Finmar Drive, Crowley... more »
November 22, 2010 12:51 AM
The "Acadia Players" are rehearsing for "A Christmas Story"---directed by KATC's very own Tracy Wirtz. It's the christmas classic where Ralphie is on a quest for that "red ryder" b-b gun, always reminded "you'll shoot your eye out".
"A Christmas Story" will be performed next Friday, Saturday and Sunday... more »
November 20, 2010 3:05 PM
Press Release: Shortly before midnight, Crowley Police responded to a shooting call in the 1100 block of West 7th Street. Upon officers arrival, they located a black male who had been shot in the driveway of a residence. Officers and ambulance personnel rendered aid to the victim who later died... more »
November 19, 2010 12:05 PM
Press Release- Tickets are now on sale for the theaterical production of "A Place Called Christmas" to be performed at the Crowley Rice Theater Friday, December 10 at 7 pm; Saturday, December 11 at 7 pm, and Sunday, December 12 at 3 pm at the Crowley Art Gallery located at... more »
November 19, 2010 9:28 AM
A 2 alarm fire early this morning in the Rice City is now under control.
The fire broke out around 4:00am this morning at a two apartment home located in the Historic District in Crowley. The residents, one middle aged man and one elderly woman, are both safe with... more »
November 19, 2010 7:24 AM
Fire officials are on the scene of a major house fire in Crowley.
Several fire trucks were called to the blaze at 406 East 2nd Street early this morning. It is unknown at this time what is the cause of the blaze or if anyone was in the home.... more »
November 15, 2010 6:22 PM
An investigation which has been under way for an extended period of time has come to a close today, as Crowley Police armed with arrest warrants and a search warrant, have arrested Dudley Broussard, 79, Crowley.
Agents with the Crowley Police Department arrested Broussard early this morning on... more »
November 10, 2010 7:52 PM
Construction is wrapping-up on one of the largest homeless shelters in the state. Until now, The Welcome House operated out of a much smaller facility off Highway 13, north of Crowley. Gilbert Padgett said, "I was an addict. I was caught up in a heavy addiction and that addiction brought... more »
November 8, 2010 4:17 PM
Crowley Police have arrested a Crowley man after he was identified through surveillance video footage from the burglaries which occurred on November 1, 2010.
During the early morning hours, the businesses of LaGrange Food Mart and The Tanning Spot were broken into. The suspect was captured on video as... more »
October 28, 2010 11:59 AM
Today, the City of Crowley's Carnival d'Acadie announced it will hold the contest for the design of the official poster to commemorate the 2011 Carnival d'Acadie in the City of Crowley. A $200 prize will be awarded to the winner of the contest.
All posters must be submitted on... more »
October 25, 2010 10:13 AM
Gregory Monceaux 400 Trumps/Crowley 44 Remaining after forbidden Richard Landry 100 Labelle/Crowley 39 Domestic Abuse Battery Jarvis Martin 900 w 7th/Crowley 25 Domestic Abuse Battery, Obstruction Mckenzie Olivier 300 leonie/Church Point 24 Theft/Criminal Trespass Hunter Benoit 3900 Crow/Rayne hwy 17 DP Fight/Resisting Daniel Dugar 700 e 8th/Crowley 27 Domestic Abuse... more »
October 19, 2010 4:36 PM
Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a burglaries.
Crowley Police are investigating a residential burglary which occurred in the Bobby Smith II Subdivision. The burglary occurred in the 700 block of Leslie Amos Drive.
On October 11, 2010, unknown person made entry to the... more »
October 15, 2010 3:39 PM
Crowley Police responded shortly before 2:00 am to the Geaux Cup(bar) located at 19033 Crowley-Eunice Highway regarding a disturbance.
Upon arrival, officers discovered an individual to have been beaten at the hands of 2 men. The investigation revealed that the suspects identified as Douglas Shuff, 26, Jennings and Zachary... more »
October 12, 2010 7:24 PM
The rural area in Acadia Parish off Highway 13-- near Ebenezer is usually a peaceful community, but resident Nujay Guidry says his safety was compromised when a burglar invaded his home.
He said he didn't wake up during the home invasion, but his wife did. The thief broke in... more »
October 12, 2010 6:37 PM
Members of the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office and the Crowley Police Department make an arrest in numerous home invasions and burglaries that happened during the past several days.
The first incident occurred early Thursday October 7, in the 1300 block of East Elm Street in Crowley. Police discovered that... more »
October 11, 2010 5:04 PM
Crowley Police are seeking the public's assistance to locate a wanted fugitive. Crowley Police have secured arrest warrants for Brandon Joseph Thomas, AKA "Chinaman", 30 of Crowley. Thomas is wanted for PWITD 12.2 grams of Crack Cocaine.
Thomas is described as a black male, 5'6" in height, 170 pounds... more »
October 8, 2010 10:27 AM
News Release from Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office:
The Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office Crash Team was activated at approximately 4:00 a.m. to investigate a collision between a train and automobile.
According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon his office received the call from a... more »
October 6, 2010 2:57 PM
The entire state is under a burn ban, and Acadia Parish is battling the blazes as people are not following the advisory.
The state is not getting enough rain-- and dry grass means more fires.
Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon says the situation is critical, as their 911... more »
September 27, 2010 5:39 PM
Crowley Police have made three arrests into a matter which has been under investigation for the past several weeks. Police say there are possibly more arrest to come. The incident stems from a September 5th incident which occurred on Fairway Dr. in Crowley.
Police received a complaint that an... more »
September 20, 2010 11:39 AM
Crowley Daily Arrest Log - September 20, 2010
Soloman,James, 47, Simp Poss Marijuana Meche,Randy, 19, Poss Sch ll, lV Bates,Ricardo, 39, Domestic Battery Durand,Charles, 32, Simp Battery
Brown,Linda, 28, Crim Mischief
Wentworth,Ricardo, 46, Domestic Absue Battery Bernard,Larry, 42, Warrants Duhon,Dwayne, 49, DP Intox
Stakes,Bernard, 19, DP... more »
September 13, 2010 5:51 PM
At the request of the Crowley City Marshal, Crowley Police have conducted an investigation into missing funds from the office of the City Marshall.
The investigation revealed that over a 6 month period, funds from a checking account through the City Marshal's Office were taken.
Investigators began an... more »
September 10, 2010 7:01 PM
More than a dozen people are recovering after an Amtrak train slammed into a big rig in Crowley. The crash happened just after 10AM Friday morning on American Legion Drive in Crowley. Two passengers, Louis Darby and Vicki Higgins recall the crash: "All of a sudden, we heard a big... more »
September 9, 2010 1:18 AM
Senator David Vitter and Representative Charlie Melancon faced off Wednesday night at Crowley's historic "Grand Opera House of the South." The event was sponsored by the Crowley Chamber of Commerce and was advertised as a "candidate forum," but what it was, was in itself debated by both Vitter and Melancon... more »
September 8, 2010 11:08 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Candidates for U.S. Senate have made their first appearance at a political forum, a sign that the state campaign season is heating up. Incumbent Sen. David Vitter, the Republican nominee on the Nov. 2 ballot, received the endorsement of the New Orleans area Alliance for Good... more »
September 5, 2010 8:06 PM
A neighborhood in Crowley has been the scene of at least three small explosions during the past week. No one was hurt in the blasts, but the booms were loud enough to startle the residents of Fairway Dr. and now they want the authorities to figure out who is tinkering... more »
August 31, 2010 2:51 PM
Crowley Police have arrested Patrick James Guillory, 21 of Crowley. Guillory has been charged with Felony Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile, Simple Battery and False Imprisonment. He has been booked into the Acadia Parish Jail.
The incident stems from a complaint which occurred on August 22nd. During the investigation,... more »
August 25, 2010 9:48 AM
Crowley Police need your help to identify a burglar who stole two lock boxes from a restaurant. It happened at the Fire House Café on South Parkerson on August 15th. The burglar got inside the business from the rear door. The suspect is described as a white male, believed to... more »
August 24, 2010 11:24 AM
The Tour of Duty run from California to New York to commemorate 9/11 will be coming thru Acadiana Wednesday evening. Several local fire departments are participating in this event. The Tour of Duty Run is a journey that will end in New York City, early on the morning of September... more »
August 20, 2010 2:15 PM
David W. Welker, Special Agent in Charge of the New Orleans Division of the FBI announced a reward of up to $20,000 is being offered for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of a serial bank robber dubbed the "Bayou Bandit". The FBI and local... more »
August 18, 2010 5:25 PM
The Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for Stevey Bias, 29, of Crowley. According to officials, Bias failed to report for a trial Tuesday morning. He's wanted for possession with intent to distribute cocaine, two counts of possession with intent to distribute marijuana and possession of codeine. Call (337)788-8700 if... more »
August 10, 2010 5:59 PM
New information tonight about the murder of a Crowley woman. Police say drugs appear to be the motive. 28-year old Phillip Credeur is accused of killing 67-year-old Barbara Savant. Crowley Police say they believe Savant was selling prescription drugs out of her home, including the painkiller Oxycontin. They believe Credeur... more »
August 6, 2010 10:04 PM
NEW TONIGHT---CROWLEY POLICE SAY THEY ARE QUESTIONING WHAT THEY CALL A PERSON OF INTEREST IN A MURDER CASE. OFFICERS SAY PHILLIP CREDEUR IS IN CUSTODY TONIGHT IN CONNECTION WITH THE STABBING DEATH OF A CROWLEY WOMAN.
KATC'S MIKE MAGNOLI HAS THE STORY FROM CROWLEY. The lawn... more »
August 6, 2010 5:07 PM
Press Release: In an effort to fight underage drinking, Crowley Police ran a compliance check on several local bars this past Thursday evening. In all, 4 local establishments were checked for persons drinking within the establishments, which were not of legal age to possess / consume alcohol. "We have been... more »
August 6, 2010 4:46 PM
Press Release: Crowley Police are investigating a homicide which occurred during the early morning hours of August 6, 2010. The incident occurred in the 1800 block of May Street.
"Investigators were contacted this morning regarding suspicious circumstance at a residence on May Street within the city of Crowley," stated... more »
July 28, 2010 11:52 PM
Before he's released from prison, former Governor Edwin Edwards could be making an "appearance" in Crowley. Months after a monument featuring his face was literally defaced, an effort is underway to replace it. "I haven't seen anything done to it, so I took the bull by the horns and we're... more »
July 21, 2010 1:32 PM
Press Release: The Crowley Police Department is currently investigating a vandalism case where 8 school buses were damaged while parked on Acadia Parish School Board property located at 2402 North Parkerson Avenue.
On July 16, 2010, the school buses where observed to have broken windows and mirrors. There... more »
July 18, 2010 7:14 PM
UPDATE: Police Chief K.P. Gibson says they did speak Sunday afternoon with FBI agents out of Norman, Oklahoma. Gibson says "we're gonna be working with them they have a little bit more information than we've have in the three robberies that have occurred in southwest Louisiana. We're gonna work with... more »
July 14, 2010 7:18 PM
The battle over what's in Crowley's water system is brewing once again. For the past two years, the city has added fluoride to the water, after the council approved the measure. Now, fluoridation is mandated by the state. But, some residents are not happy with the additional chemical in their... more »