Officials with St. Mary Parish Schools avoided trouble when they decided not to rely on a type of state aid that was subsequently cut. But question marks remain about how much school aid St. Mary can expect from the cash-strapped state government.

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: In Class A Pat Pertuit placed first, Al Dodson took second place and Dudley Michel placed third.

Patterson horseshoe tournament winners

Sen. Bret Allain

Area legislators were the guests at a St. Mary Chamber of Commerce luncheon Wednesday in Franklin. Representative Beryl A. Amedee, (Dist. 51) was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives in November, 2015 and an “unprecedented” series of legislative sessions awaited.

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: In Class A Pat Pertuit placed first, Al Dodson took second place and Dudley Michel placed third.

Sen. Bret Allain

From the Editor: Local men discover link to the Revolution

David Solar, left, and Leo Grizzaffi Sr. are ready to celebrate their induction into the Sons of the American Revolution after discovering that they’re descended from a Revolutionary War soldier. Lt. Stephen Randall fought with George Washington.

Not everyone in our part of the world would be proud of finding a Yankee in the family tree.

Sheriff hosts Leadership St. Mary

Leadership St. Mary participant Lisa Morgan examines a presumptive test for blood. Different types of presumptive tests are used by investigators to determine whether a sample is a particular substance such as blood or gun powder.

The 2016 Leadership St. Mary group visited St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office headquarters for an inside look at the operations of our department, according to a sheriff’s office news release.

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — An effort to get the legendary Delta Queen riverboat back afloat on the Mississippi River and its tributaries got a boost Wednesday when the U.S.

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