Holly Hebert

A 35-year-old Franklin woman accused of using a stolen credit card and forging the victim’s signature is the new addition to December’s Daily Review Most Wanted edition. Franklin Holly Hebert, 35, whose last known address is in the 1800 block of Main Street in Franklin. Hebert is 5 feet, 4 inches and 130 pounds.

The Morgan City High Fancy Dancers excelled at a regional competition at Thibodaux High School in December, as the team was the overall highest scoring team at the event. At the event, the Fancy Dancers also won trophies in the three categories they competed, earning first-place finishes in High Kick and Pom Pom
and second-place in Hip Hop. The team also won another trophy for their High Kick routine. The trophy was given to the team at the event who the judges felt performed the most original and best choreographed routine. The team’s sponsor, Courtney Matherne, choreographed the routine. The Fancy Dancers will be traveling to the CajunDome in Lafayette to compete in the American All-Star State Dance Competition in January. They then will travel to Orlando, Florida, at Walt Disney World to compete in American All-Star National Competition in February. The Fancy Dancers include, kneeling from left, OzZanay Jones, Jamie Scioneaux and Erinique Wilson. On the middle row are Paige Landry, Cassie Giroir, Ta'Nyre Thomas, Noelle Topham and Ali Tregle. On the back row, from left, are Sponsor Courtney Matherne, Amari Martin, Milia Gash, Tayla Weary, Elizabeth Ramirez, Ta'Janaye Hawkins and Kelsey Crochet. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Cay Price)

St. Mary Community Action Agency’s Adopt-A-Family program was held Dec. 16 and several Head Start families benefitted through the charitable efforts of others. There were big presents wrapped and topped with shiny ribbons along with bicycles and dollhouses for eligible Head Start boys and girls.

Holly Hebert

The Morgan City High Fancy Dancers excelled at a regional competition at Thibodaux High School in December, as the team was the overall highest scoring team at the event. At the event, the Fancy Dancers also won trophies in the three categories they competed, earning first-place finishes in High Kick and Pom Pom
and second-place in Hip Hop. The team also won another trophy for their High Kick routine. The trophy was given to the team at the event who the judges felt performed the most original and best choreographed routine. The team’s sponsor, Courtney Matherne, choreographed the routine. The Fancy Dancers will be traveling to the CajunDome in Lafayette to compete in the American All-Star State Dance Competition in January. They then will travel to Orlando, Florida, at Walt Disney World to compete in American All-Star National Competition in February. The Fancy Dancers include, kneeling from left, OzZanay Jones, Jamie Scioneaux and Erinique Wilson. On the middle row are Paige Landry, Cassie Giroir, Ta'Nyre Thomas, Noelle Topham and Ali Tregle. On the back row, from left, are Sponsor Courtney Matherne, Amari Martin, Milia Gash, Tayla Weary, Elizabeth Ramirez, Ta'Janaye Hawkins and Kelsey Crochet. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Cay Price)

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Morgan City High School scholarship winners

Kaitlyn Verret, a 2014 Morgan City High School graduate was presented the H&B Young Foundation Scholarship during the Morgan City High School graduation ceremony. The scholarship is valued at $8,000 over a four-year period. She is the daughter of Tessie and Albert Verret. Presenting the scholarship to Verret was Mickey Fabre III, principal.
(Photos courtesy of Wade Gussman Photography)

Scholarships were awarded during the Morgan City High School graduation ceremony.

Winery discussed

Morgan City Rotary Club members welcomed Dan Nash of Landry Vineyards in West Monroe to a recent luncheon where Nash spoke about the history of Landry Vineyards, which was featured in an episode of “Duck Dynasty” and about the wine they produce being available in 300 stores in Louisiana. From left are program director Donna Meyer, Nash, and Rotary President Carla Prejean.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members welcomed Dan Nash of Landry Vineyards in West Monroe to a recent luncheon where Nash spoke about the history of Landry Vineyards, which was featured in an episode of

Perri presented Scholarship

Each year M C Bank presents a $1,500 scholarship to one senior at each of the four area high schools. The intention behind this award is to recognize students who have been active in their school and communities. Larry J. Callais, right, M C Bank’s president and CEO presented this year’s Morgan City High School “Hometown Spirit Scholarship” to Nicole Perri. She plans to attend University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She has a strong interest in graphic design.
(Submitted Photo)

Each year M C Bank presents a $1,500 scholarship to one senior at each of the four area high schools.

Port of Morgan City executive director speaks to Kiwanis Club

Raymond “Mac” Wade, executive director of the Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District, was a guest speaker at a recent Kiwanis Club meeting held at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City. Wade spoke about the new Emergency Operations Center, the new tenants for the Port and other Port of Morgan City activities. From left are Tori Henry, port administrative assistant; Tim Matte, Kiwanis member; Cindy Cutrera, port economic development manager; and Wade.
(Submitted Photo)

Raymond “Mac” Wade, executive director of the Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District, was a guest speaker at a recent Kiwanis Club meeting held at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City.

Arrests reports

Germany Broussard

A 35-year-old Morgan City man was arrested Tuesday after he was accused of striking and threatening a woman inside a residence, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release.

Neighborhood Market Walmart construction under way here

The site for the Neighborhood Market Walmart coming to La. 70 in Morgan City is seen Tuesday. Teche Regional Medical Center and Sonic Drive-In are in the background.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Construction began last week at the site for the new Neighborhood Market Walmart located on La. 70 next to Sonic and is set to open at the beginning of 2015.

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The Morgan City High Fancy Dancers excelled at a regional competition at Thibodaux High School in December, as the team was the overall highest scoring team at the event. At the event, the Fancy Dancers also won trophies in the three categories they competed, earning first-place finishes in High Kick and Pom Pom
and second-place in Hip Hop. The team also won another trophy for their High Kick routine. The trophy was given to the team at the event who the judges felt performed the most original and best choreographed routine. The team’s sponsor, Courtney Matherne, choreographed the routine. The Fancy Dancers will be traveling to the CajunDome in Lafayette to compete in the American All-Star State Dance Competition in January. They then will travel to Orlando, Florida, at Walt Disney World to compete in American All-Star National Competition in February. The Fancy Dancers include, kneeling from left, OzZanay Jones, Jamie Scioneaux and Erinique Wilson. On the middle row are Paige Landry, Cassie Giroir, Ta'Nyre Thomas, Noelle Topham and Ali Tregle. On the back row, from left, are Sponsor Courtney Matherne, Amari Martin, Milia Gash, Tayla Weary, Elizabeth Ramirez, Ta'Janaye Hawkins and Kelsey Crochet. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Cay Price)

Lifestyle

Taylor Clark and Joseph Crappell III
--Amico J. Aloisio Photography

Youles and Rhonda Clark, of Searcy, Arkansas, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Taylor Marie Clark, to Joseph Crappell III, son of Joe and Alisa Crappell,

Obituaries

Mary Ann Thomas

Mary Ann Thomas, 85, a native of Galveston, Texas, and resident of Berwick, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

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