The Acadiana Mega Raffle held its Early Bird Drawing, the first of three drawings Friday and announces a total of 11 winners for 11 prizes Tuesday.

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Seventeen state lawmakers, including two representing portions of St. Mary Parish, asked a judge on Monday to end Louisiana’s use of the Common Core education standards in public schools, saying education leaders didn’t properly enact the multistate benchmarks.

Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars catcher Jacob Blum is pictured during Monday’s game against Franklinton at the Bayou Vista Community Center. (The Daily Review/Photos by Michelle Blanc)

The Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars and Patterson 10-year-old All-Stars were both eliminated in extra innings from the Louisiana Dixie Youth AAA Minors North Regional Monday. Morgan City lost to Franklinton 11-8 in seven innings, and Patterson lost to South Sabine, 8-7 in nine innings

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars catcher Jacob Blum is pictured during Monday’s game against Franklinton at the Bayou Vista Community Center. (The Daily Review/Photos by Michelle Blanc)

Seminars, tours, live raptor presentations return with Eagle Expo

The WINGS to SOAR program will be presented to the public at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Patterson Area Civic Center.
Private, parochial and home-schooled students will have the opportunity to attend a presentation at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Patterson Area Civic Center. WINGS to SOAR also will visit Franklin Junior High, Morgan City Junior High, Berwick Junior High and Patterson Junior High. Here, in the 2012 edition of the program at Berwick Junior High, Dale Kernahan presents a bald eagle to students.
(The Daily Review File Photo)

The ninth annual Eagle Expo and More, scheduled Thursday through Saturday in Morgan City, will feature seminars from wildlife and nature experts, a live raptor presentation, boat tours to view eagl

Arrest reports

Theresa Skinner

A Thibodaux woman was arrested Monday after she used a knife to break into a residence in Siracusaville and then threatened two people with the knife, St.

St. Mary Parish School Board honors

St. Mary Parish Students of the Month were announced during the School Board’s February meeting Thursday. They are, from left, Kloe Liner, 12th grade at Morgan City High; Rachel LeBlanc, eighth grade at Centerville School; and Asia Starling, fifth grade at Bayou Vista Elementary.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

The St. Mary Parish School Board recognized top achievers at its February meeting Thursday, Feb. 13.

Krewe of Galatea

Mrs. Charles Richard and Craig Bennett reign as Queen and King of Galatea XLV during the women’s Krewe of Galatea ball Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium.

City’s new transformer to be online in 3 weeks

Workers finished constructing a mini-substation Friday at the Capacitor Bank Substation on Youngs Road in Morgan City. The mini-substation will connect the city’s 112-megawatt transformer to the fiber-optic loop once the loop is completed. At left is the 112-megawatt transformer scheduled to be online in three weeks.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

The city’s 112-megawatt transformer is now scheduled to be online in three weeks after the frigid weather delayed work again at the city’s Capacitor Bank Substation on Youngs Road, Morgan City Util

Krewe of Amani

The Krewe of Amani presented King and Queen Amani Jerome Jennings Sr. and Chika Carbins-Johnson during its annual ball held Saturday at the Patterson Area Civic Center. Jennings depicted Wall Street and Carbins-Johnson was Lady Liberty in keeping with the tableau theme, “Amani Takes a Bite Out of the Big Apple.” The krewe will present its Lundi Gras parade at 2 p.m. March 3 in Patterson.
Submitted Photos/Marlon Harvey

The Krewe of Amani presented King and Queen Amani Jerome Jennings Sr. and Chika Carbins-Johnson during its annual ball held Saturday at the Patterson Area Civic Center.

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Sports

The St. Mary Central 10-year-old All-Stars went 1-1 Monday at the AAA Minor South Regional at Wally Pontiff Jr. Playground in Metairie.

Lifestyle

Glenn Ghirardi provided magical entertainment for the St. Mary AARP July 7 meeting.
--Mark Leonard photos

On July 7, St. Mary AARP held its monthly meeting and dinner at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center, home of St. Mary AARP, in Morgan City.

Obituaries

January 14, 1940 — July 18, 2014
Carolyn Robicheaux Larive, 74, a resident of Berwick passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, at her home.

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