The Morgan City 11-year-old All-Stars dropped its district tournament opener Thursday in Thibodaux to Thibodaux, 13-3 in four innings. Above, TyJae Vaughns receives a high five from assistant coach Chris Boudreaux after making a catch to
end an inning. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City 9- and 11-year-old All-Stars had rough outings at their respective district tournaments in Thibodaux Thursday. The Morgan City 9s fell 16-6 in five innings to Franklin, while the Morgan City 11s fell 13-3 in four innings to Thibodaux.

People line the Atchafalaya River to watch the fireworks during the 2014 Rock the Fifth Independence Day celebration. This year’s Rock the Fifth will be Sunday in Morgan City and Berwick.

Steve Morell was ready to heap praise on Morgan City government workers as he looked over Lawrence Park. “The city has done a great job,” said Morell, manager of the Main Street program. “It’s beautiful out here. We expect a great crowd.”
Two upcoming events at the Teche Theater for the Performing Arts are slated in July. On July 11 at 7 p.m. the Teche Theatre will again host the Magic and Acrobatics of the Crescent Circus.

The Morgan City 11-year-old All-Stars dropped its district tournament opener Thursday in Thibodaux to Thibodaux, 13-3 in four innings. Above, TyJae Vaughns receives a high five from assistant coach Chris Boudreaux after making a catch to
end an inning. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

People line the Atchafalaya River to watch the fireworks during the 2014 Rock the Fifth Independence Day celebration. This year’s Rock the Fifth will be Sunday in Morgan City and Berwick.

Blue Star Marker ceremony in Patterson

The Blue Star Memorial Service honoring veterans hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson was held Friday at Patterson City Hall. Among those present, from left, were Rodney Grogan, Patterson mayor; Iris Roy, Blue Star Marker chairman and Patterson Garden Club; Evelyn Estay, Patterson Garden Club; Daisy LeBlanc, Patterson Garden Club; Linda Thomas, Patterson Garden Club; and Rosa Butler, Patterson Garden Club.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Blue Star Memorial Service honoring veterans hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson was held Friday at Patterson City Hall.

Patriotic program

Mark Distefano, retired Army veteran and co-organizer of the Fallen Warrior Memorial, spoke to the students at Central Catholic High School about Veterans Day, citizenship and love of country. From left, are Gerrie Byrne, curriculum director; Distefano; and Deacon Vic Bonnaffee, principal.
(Submitted Photo)

Mark Distefano, retired Army veteran and co-organizer of the Fallen Warrior Memorial, spoke to the students at Central Catholic High School about Veterans Day, citizenship and love of country.

Marine Corps birthday observance

In celebration of the Marine Corps’ 239 years, David Martin, junior vice commandant of the Marine Corps League’s Department of Louisiana and commandant for the St. Mary Detachment, cut a piece of cake and handed it to senior Marine Bob McClelland, who handed it to the youngest Marine, David Picou III, at the American Legion Hall in Patterson on Monday. The ceremony was part of the official birthday celebration and symbolizes the handing down of traditions and information.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

In celebration of the Marine Corps’ 239 years, David Martin, junior vice commandant of the Marine Corps League’s Department of Louisiana and commandant for the St.

Emergency call in Bayou Vista

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Office spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that the department is investigating a death at Phoenix International in Bayou Vista. Sheriff’s patrol cars were at the scene along with fire trucks. No other details were available.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Office spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that the department is investigating the death of an employee at Phoenix International.

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The Morgan City 11-year-old All-Stars dropped its district tournament opener Thursday in Thibodaux to Thibodaux, 13-3 in four innings. Above, TyJae Vaughns receives a high five from assistant coach Chris Boudreaux after making a catch to
end an inning. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City 9- and 11-year-old All-Stars had rough outings at their respective district tournaments in Thibodaux Thursday.

Obituaries

Warren Joseph Fortier died peacefully at his home Thursday, July 2, 2015, at the age of 90.

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