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.

Lady Chops: Reading with a rhythm

Elizabeth “Lady Chops” Vidos leads the Girl Power United band as they play musical instruments Tuesday at the St. Mary Parish Library in Centerville. Vidos is participating in the summer reading library program statewide. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Percussionist Elizabeth Vidos, also known as Lady Chops, is taking her passion for drumming on the road one library at a time throughout the state.

Lake End Parkway cabin restrictions proposed

A ribbon cutting was held in April for the opening of three new cabins at Lake End Parkway in Morgan City to add to the three cabins already there. (The Daily Review/file photo)

Parties of up to 200 people at the Lake End Parkway cabins have led Morgan City officials to consider placing restrictions on the number of visitors allowed at each cabin.

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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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