The Red Ribbon Committee recently held its traditional “Passing the Ribbon” presentation. In keeping with tradition previous chair Blaise Smith, left, “passed the ribbon” to the incoming chair Scott Berry. In center is Gidget Everitt, Safe and Drug-Free Schools at-risk interventionist.

Megan Landry
(Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Rhonda Garber)

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles finished their 2015 softball season on top of the Class 1A playing field with a state title.

Tyler Hebert

Morgan City High School placed three on the All-District 7-4A softball team. Third baseman Celest Williams, pitcher Tyler Hebert, and utility selection Brandi Ingram were the Lady Tigers’ representatives on the top squad.

Megan Landry
(Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Rhonda Garber)

Tyler Hebert

Motorcyclist injured in hit and run

Lance Justilien awaits treatment for injuries that included a broken arm Monday on U.S. 90 in Patterson. A Patterson teenager was charged with three traffic offenses, including hit and run.

A motorcyclist was airlifted to Thibodaux Regional Medical Center Monday after being hit by a car, which left the scene, on U.S. 90 in Patterson, police said.

Suspect's identity sought in M C Bank ATM burglary

Surveillance footage shows an unidentified suspect, who is wanted for attempted burglary, breaking into M C Bank in Amelia and attempting to break into an ATM. (Submitted photos)

Detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect seen in surveillance footage breaking into a bank in Amelia and attempting break into an ATM inside, according to a St.



The area’s two Swampland Baseball games were not played Monday, while a third on the road could not get through an inning of junior varsity before the rain came.

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