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.

St. Mary schools hang on to driver's ed

St. Mary Parish Schools Secondary Instruction Supervisor Peter Boudreaux explains to board members the current status of the driver education program during Tuesday’s budget workshop meeting. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

CENTERVILLE—The St. Mary Parish School Board decided to keep driver education programs in high schools during Tuesday’s budget workshop. But four members wanted to discontinue the program.

Berwick council to consider golf cart ordinance

At Tuesday's Berwick council meeting, Councilman Duval Arthur discussed recent complaints he heard about kids driving golf carts on public streets in Renwick Subdivision and Country Club Estates. Berwick officials are considering introducing an ordinance to address the issue. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Concerns about kids driving golf carts on public streets have led town officials to consider drafting an ordinance addressing use of the vehicles.

Audler at library

Christine Audler, author of the children’s book “What Lou Can Do”, will combine literacy with healthy living during the next live performance of the Summer Reading Entertainment schedule for the St

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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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