Upon receiving the National Coach of the Year award, Coach Kenneth Lockett turned his shining moment into a special honor for everyone who has ever touched his life in some special way.

Scott Angelle

Fixing the state budget would be the first priority in office of both Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, Republican candidates for Louisiana governor.

(The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Special teams are the biggest concern for Tri-City area coaches in the Morgan City High School Football Jamboree Friday at Tiger Stadium. Berwick will host Covenant Christian in the opening game at 6 p.m., while Morgan City will face Patterson in the nightcap at 8 p.m.

Scott Angelle

(The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Police chief’s death voted top local story of 2014

The sudden death of Morgan City Police Chief Travis Crouch in late January 2014 was the top local news story of 2014, as chosen by the editorial staff of The Daily Review. Crouch was found dead in a hotel room at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Jan. 31, 2014, with what the local coroner ruled a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was laid to rest Feb. 6, 2014. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle)

The sudden death of Morgan City Police Chief Travis Crouch in late January was the top local news story of 2014, as chosen by the editorial staff of The Daily Review.

Theft up to $30M alleged; Company rep says case centers on ‘money, sex, drugs’

Karen Duhon

A Morgan City investment company is alleging that multiple people may have stolen up to $30 million from the company in a case, possibly dating to the 1980s, that is “all about money, sex and drugs

Schaff presented award

Masonic Doric Lodge 205 in Morgan City installed both elected and appointed officers for the year 2015 on Dec. 17. At left, Kevin Justilian, District Deputy Grand Master of the 12th Masonic District of Louisiana, presents Doric Past Master John Schaff with an achievement award for efforts by the lodge in the year 2013. (Submitted Photo)

Masonic Doric Lodge 205 in Morgan City installed both elected and appointed officers for the year 2015 on Dec. 17.

Director: Port stayed active in 2014

In the aerial photo of the Port of Morgan City taken Dec. 16, the ship Oslo Bulk 9, green deck, has made 14 trips to the port since August. The ship is leased by PMI Nutrition International. (Submitted Photo)

The Port of Morgan City saw lots of activity this year with several new tenants doing business at the port and the start of construction on a new emergency operations center, Port Executive Directo

Patterson leaders sworn in

Three members of the Patterson City Council and the mayor were sworn in for a new term Tuesday at City Hall. From left, City of Patterson Attorney Russel Cremaldi swears in council members Sandra Turner, Travis Darnell and John Rentrop. Councilmen Joe Russo and Larry Mendoza and Police Chief Patrick LaSalle will be sworn in at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 6 at City Hall. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Three members of the Patterson City Council and the mayor were sworn in for a new term Tuesday at City Hall.

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Artists Guild Unlimited’s annual Labor Day Show and Sale will be held Sept. 2-24 at the AGU Everett Street Gallery in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Eric Swanson

April 17, 1978 — August 25, 2015
Eric Swanson, a native of Dallas and a longtime resident of Morgan City, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at his residence at the age of 37.

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