The 2014 Central Catholic volleyball team includes, seated from left, Katie Hoffpauir, Madelyn Gros, Elise Hidalgo, Alyssa Landry, Bailey Scully, Macy Johnson and Sarah Thomas. Kneeling, from left, are Brooke Lipari, Hallie Autin, Kathryn Craddock, Samantha Willoughby, Kaitlyn Gros, Kaleigh Navarro, Taylor Picou, Emma Aucoin, Bailee Lipari and Wrenn Patterson. Standing, from left, are head coach Latashia Wise, Quincee Wiggins, Brittany Longman, Sydney Williams, Caroline Green, Rebecca David, Sara Price, Lindsee Case, Ava Nicar, Hanna McCue, Tyrus Anderson and assistant coach Mary Thomas.
The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute

Someone asked Central Catholic coach Latashia Wise last week about the holes she has to fill on her squad. Wise, who lost five starters from a year ago, prefers to refer to it as “big shoes to fill.”

Kevin James

Two Franklin men wanted on battery charges, a 29-year-old Franklin man wanted on charges ranging from possession of cocaine with intent to distribute to flight from an officer, and a 25-year-old Morgan City man wanted on drug charges and for aggravated flight from an officer are the new additions to the August edition of The Daily Review’s Most
Franklin’s Art Walk is Saturday from 3-6 p.m. in the downtown business district. Artists and authors will be at various businesses along Main Street with their works, and there will be musical entertainment at the lot next to Floors Etc. St.

The 2014 Central Catholic volleyball team includes, seated from left, Katie Hoffpauir, Madelyn Gros, Elise Hidalgo, Alyssa Landry, Bailey Scully, Macy Johnson and Sarah Thomas. Kneeling, from left, are Brooke Lipari, Hallie Autin, Kathryn Craddock, Samantha Willoughby, Kaitlyn Gros, Kaleigh Navarro, Taylor Picou, Emma Aucoin, Bailee Lipari and Wrenn Patterson. Standing, from left, are head coach Latashia Wise, Quincee Wiggins, Brittany Longman, Sydney Williams, Caroline Green, Rebecca David, Sara Price, Lindsee Case, Ava Nicar, Hanna McCue, Tyrus Anderson and assistant coach Mary Thomas.
The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute

Kevin James

Convicted killer in 1976 St. Martin Parish robbery wants to be released

Clutching a bag containing nearly $11,000 in cash, Preston Demouchet (left) flees the scene of a bank robbery that took the life of bank teller Beverly Chauffe. Following closely, gun clearly visible, is Jerry Francis, who is seeking parole under the “old timer law” for inmates who have served 20 years and reached the age of 45. Francis, who was 17 at the time, has been in prison for 38 years. (16th Judicial District Court)

By KEN GRISSOM

Stephensville veteran remembers WWII invasion, fighting in Italy

Elward and Olive Stephens of Stephensville met at a dance in Morgan City in 1947. They married and raised three sons.
(Submitted Photo Courtesy of Linda Cooke)

In September 1943, when World War II was well under way, the Germans under the command of Field Marshal Albert Kesselring were in control of the Italian Peninsula.

Berwick students visit Rotary Club

Morgan City Rotary Club members hosted Berwick High School students at a recent luncheon where the students spoke about their school activities and their education plans. From left are Emily Lipari, Signe Parsiola, Brannon Melancon, Olivia Gilbert and student visit director Mark Ordogne.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members hosted Berwick High School students at a recent luncheon where the students spoke about their school activities and their education plans.

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Miss Louisiana USA Brittany Guidry, right, and Miss Louisiana Teen USA Mary Risener will be special guests at the 79th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Coronation and Ball at 7:30 p.m.

Obituaries

Edwin Jones

Edwin Jones passed away at 4:45 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
He will be sorely missed.

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