Jean Gros repairs a net Monday on the Cajun Pride shrimp boat docked on the Atchafalaya River in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Monday may have just been another day at work for Jean Gros, but it also marked an anniversary of a trade he has done for more than six decades.

The Morgan City Recreation Department kicked off its flag football season Monday at Norman Park in Morgan City. Unlike in the past, this year the football season will not include tackle football because of a lack of signups, Morgan City Youth Recreation Director Seth Thomas said. Games will be played Monday and Tuesday each week. Three games will be held each night, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with games following at 6:15 p.m. and 7 p.m. At left, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi kicks off to begin the season prior to an exhibition game between the Steelers and the Cowboys. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, above, serves at the AARP’s monthly dinner and bingo night held at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City. Sheriff’s Office personnel visited with AARP members and after the bingo game assisted in serving a meal of fried shrimp. Sheriff Hebert was a co-sponsor of the event.

Jean Gros repairs a net Monday on the Cajun Pride shrimp boat docked on the Atchafalaya River in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Morgan City Recreation Department kicked off its flag football season Monday at Norman Park in Morgan City. Unlike in the past, this year the football season will not include tackle football because of a lack of signups, Morgan City Youth Recreation Director Seth Thomas said. Games will be played Monday and Tuesday each week. Three games will be held each night, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with games following at 6:15 p.m. and 7 p.m. At left, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi kicks off to begin the season prior to an exhibition game between the Steelers and the Cowboys. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Jammin’ at the Gallery showcases parish gifted and talented students

M.D. Shannon Elementary fourth grader Kora McCorkle sings during Saturday’s “Jammin’ at the Gallery” in front of the Everett Street Art Gallery in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

St. Mary Parish students ranging from elementary to high school performed monologues, songs and poetry at Saturday’s Jammin’ at the Gallery event outside of the Everett Street Gallery.

Famous Chef Supper celebrates 25 years

From left, are Patrick Poupart, pastry chef at Pouparts Bakery in Lafayette, and his son, Aaron Poupart, talk with Susan Aucoin of Morgan City as Poupart serves herb, pumpernickel and sourdough breads during the 25th annual Famous Chef Supper held Sunday night in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Sunday’s Famous Chef Supper fundraiser for Central Catholic High School held at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium marked the 25th anniversary of the event that featured the dishes of six differe

Donation helping Marine Training Center

The H&B Young Foundation donated about five acres of land for the construction of a $3.7 million Marine Training Center facility at Young Memorial Campus. The donation, worth about $475,000, will satisfy the 12 percent matching funds requirement to get state funding. From left are foundation directors Emile Wagner, Gwen Ross and Brenda Ayo with college director Earl Meador.
(The Daily Review Photo by Preston Gill)

The Young Memorial campus received a donation of about five acres of land to build a new 42,000-square-foot facility housing 16 classrooms for the Marine Training Center to replace temporary buildi

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