Samuel Guarisco
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Class 1A state champion Central Catholic took two of three individual honors on the Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association’s Class 1A All-State baseball team. Central Catholic senior shortstop Samuel Guarisco was named Player of the Year, while the Eagles skipper, Tyler Jensen, is Coach of the Year.
The St. Mary and Franklin Banner-Tribune will change its publishing schedule effective July 1, according to publisher Allan Von Werder.
Morgan City’s city court judge expects a new state law to ensure city court always has a public defender due to recent funding concerns on the district court level.

Samuel Guarisco
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Learning about fire safety

The Morgan City Fire Department went to Atkinson Memorial Presbyterian School, above, this morning for National Fire Prevention Week in Morgan City. Capt. Jesse Ratcliff spoke to the Pre-K students on fire safety and prevention and Capt. Chad Landry dressed as a firefighter to show the children what a firefighter looks like. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The Morgan City Fire Department went to Atkinson Memorial Presbyterian School, above, this morning for National Fire Prevention Week in Morgan City. Capt. Jesse Ratcliff spoke to the Pre-K students on fire safety and prevention and Capt. Chad Landry dressed as a firefighter to show the children what a firefighter looks like. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Driver injured when car overturns

At about 7:45 a.m. today, a car attempting to cross Brashear Avenue in Morgan City ran into a stop sign and hit a guardrail causing the vehicle to flip and land on Fourth Street across from the doughnut shop, Morgan City Police Capt. Betty Augman said. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

At about 7:45 a.m. today, a car attempting to cross Brashear Avenue in Morgan City ran into a stop sign and hit a guardrail causing the vehicle to flip and land on Fourth Street across from the doughnut shop, Morgan City Police Capt. Betty Augman said. The driver was the car’s lone occupant and was transported to Teche Regional Medical Center with unknown injuries, Augman said. The crash is still under investigation, she said.

Tri-City people hope to raise funds for new Guatemalan orphanage

Sister and brother Hannah and Jose are orphans living at Love the Child orphanage in Guatemala. Both suffer from bone deficiencies that caused the crippling of their limbs. (Submitted Photo)

Local business owners Stacy Kidder, Scott and Yvette Tudury are hosting a fundraiser 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Petroleum Club to build a Love the Child orphanage in Guatemala.

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Samuel Guarisco
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Class 1A state champion Central Catholic took two of three individual honors on the Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association’s Class 1A All-State baseball team.

Lifestyle

Bernie and Anna Lee Dinger
--Submitted Photo

Anna Lee and Bernie Dinger of Berwick celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on June 25. They were married at the home of Bernie Dinger’s father on June 25, 1946.

Obituaries

Evelyn Garrett, 84, a resident of Morgan City, Louisiana, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at her home.

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