Krewe of Adonis King Jake Breaux and Queen Carey Gaddis throw beads during Friday's parade in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

The Krewe of Adonis Parade kicked off the Tri-City Mardi Gras parade schedule Friday night in Morgan City.

Franklin Foundation Hospital was the sponsor for the Feb. 11 city cleanup. The group removed litter on Main Street from the cemetery to the courthouse, including the Teche Theater area and Teche Drive. Stephanie and Maurice Guidry, Kindra McLean, Matt Barrilleaux, Ron Bailey, Rachel Picard, Didi Battle, Vel Minor, Dawn Kaiser-Melancon and Renee Mitchel represented FFH. They were accompanied by community volunteers Marguerite Robinson, Elaine Karam and Ruthie Heard. Argus Spa provided bottled water and the hospital supplied grabbers, gloves and trash bags.

Council members Dale Rogers, J Ina and Craig Mathews

Parish council members did not remove from the table a proposed housing development item in Garden City.

La. 318 interchange plans debated

There was no shortage of public input during a meeting held Wednesday with Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development representatives and parish officials and citizens. The under-construction interchange at US 90 and La. 318 prompted comments from sugar industry representatives, citizens, and local officials.

An engineering endeavor in St.

Detectives trying to identify suspect in Bayou Vista Walmart theft

A male subject is seen on surveillance footage July 28 at Walmart in Bayou Vista. Sheriff's Office detectives are seeking the identity of the man they say was observed stealing over $1,300 from a cash register. (Submitted)

Authorities are seeking the identity of male subject seen on surveillance stealing over $1,300 from a cash register at Walmart in Bayou Vista, according to a St.



The Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers will take to the road tonight to face the Vermilion Catholic Lady Eagles in the quarterfinals of the Division IV basketball playoffs at the VCHS Gymnasium.

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