Donna Peveto

A 57-year-old Houma woman accused of stealing more than $633,000 from a Morgan City business was arrested Thursday, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release. Donna Sue Peveto, 57, of Houma, was arrested at 11:25 a.m. Thursday on a warrant for seven counts of felony theft totaling $633,700, Banks said.
A $28,000 allocation from the St. Mary Parish Council will help provide equipment for first responders to deal with mass casualty events. The council agreed to provide the funds to the parish fire association after hearing from Franklin Assistant Fire Chief Jeff Hildreth Wednesday.


A former Baldwin Police officer has been charged with molestation of a juvenile, malfeasance in office, sexual battery and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.

Donna Peveto


Children’s home to take in kids during summer

U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Mary Gilday and Petty Officer 2nd Class Daniel Williams install insulation in a bedroom Friday at the Adullam Household of Faith dormitory in Patterson.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Construction on the Adullam Household of Faith dormitory resumed last week after about a four-month hiatus, but the home for children of incarcerated women should be able to start taking in childre

Trip to dentist got worse

Michael Aloisio, 60, of Patterson drove his Dodge pickup truck into the office of Dr. Dean Listi on David Drive in Morgan City around 9:30 a.m. today. No injuries were reported in the accident, for which Aloisio was not cited, Morgan City Police Chief Mike Banks said.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

A Patterson man’s day got a lot worse than a dental appointment when he accidentally ran his truck through the front of the dentist’s office.


Dorin Munteanu, 30, of Lafayette, is originally from Romania. He is charged with allegedly attempting to launder about $50,000 back to his home country of Romania.

One Lafayette man is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by wearing the color orange.
St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s officials notified the U.S.



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The third annual Bayou BBQ Bash had two visiting queens make an appearance at the July 18 and 19 event in Morgan City.


Mr. Bob Michael Joseph, 70, a resident and native of Charenton, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 5:30 a.m., at Ochsner Extended Care Hospital in Kenner following a short illness.

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