Shaneal Williams

It took police two years to finally arrest Shaneal Williams on warrants for hit and run, improper backing and no driver’s license.
The Franklin Merchants Association presents the 15th Annual Harvest Moon Festival. The festival will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Festivities will take place along Franklin’s Main Street, the Bayou Teche Scenic Byway. There is no admission fee.
The Franklin Fire Department is supporting the American Cancer Society’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month by wearing pink uniform shirts. Assistant Fire Chief Jeff Hildreth said, “My mother is a breast cancer survivor and I know firsthand how important regular screening and prompt intervention is.

Shaneal Williams

Scouts travel to Texas

Several members of Boy Scout Troop 242 attended the Hornaday Merit Badge Camp in Bastrop, Texas, to work on elements of the Hornaday Award. The William T. Hornaday awards are a series of awards presented by the Boy Scouts of America for service in conservation and ecology. The program is designed to encourage learning about natural resource conservation and the environment, teach sound stewardship of the natural resources and the environment, and recognize those who are outstanding in this field. From left, are Tom Galloway, scoutmaster; scouts Colby Alexander, Justin Chauvin and Joseph Duhon; Ryan Galloway, Hornaday Badge recipient; and Troy Duhon, assistant scoutmaster.
(Submitted Photo)

Several members of Boy Scout Troop 242 attended the Hornaday Merit Badge Camp in Bastrop, Texas, to work on elements of the Hornaday Award.

Arrest reports

A Bayou Vista nurse was busted after a traffic stop Thursday with almost a dozen different kinds of drugs, some stolen from her Morgan City employer, according to St.

Good Friday fish fry in the park comes with a message

About 600 people were fed with more than 550 fish plates along with hot dogs and liquid refreshments by four Morgan City churches in a third consecutive year of a community meal followed by the Way of the Cross presentation. John Locascio, in the hat, pastor at two of the churches walked the lines greeting and welcoming the crowd to the event.
(The Daily Review Photo by Preston Gill)

Hundreds of people were fed Good Friday with about 300 pounds of donated catfish as four Morgan City churches presented a Way of the Cross presentation at Lawrence Park.



Central Catholic High School defeated Houma Christian 3-2 (25-14, 25-13, 19-25,
24-26, 15-11) in District 6-V action Tuesday in Morgan City. The Lady Eagles clinched a share of the district title with the win. Tuesday’s contest also served as the Lady Eagles’ Pink game. Above, Central Catholic’s Katie Hoffpauir serves during the contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic clinched a share of the District 6-V title Tuesday with a 3-2 (25-14, 25-13, 19-25, 24-26, 15-11) win against Houma Christian.


Crystal Marcel and Jo Ann Ryan served as hostesses at the Bayou Vista Garden Club’s October meeting.
(Submitted Photo)

Gary Bullock, licensed florist, manager and designer at Town and Country Florist, presented a demonstration on the principles and elements of flower design by creating a mass floral design during t


Pierre G. “Perry” Jackson, 80, a resident of Berwick, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at his residence.

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