Richard Romaire, left, and Ferris Romaire talk Wednesday about their military service during World War II while at Richard Romaire’s home in Morgan City.
--The Daily Review/Photos by Zachary Fitzgerald

MORGAN CITY — Though Richard Romaire and Ferris Romaire served thousands of miles apart during World War II, the brothers reunited after the war ended when both were stationed in the Philippines. Richard Romaire, 89, and Ferris Romaire, 88, both of Morgan City, first moved to the city in 1938.
Knights of Columbus Council 6873 of Baldwin awarded eight $400 scholarships to local high school graduates Wednesday during a special ceremony. From left are KC member Willie Charpentier, David Charpentier, KC member Wayne Stevens, Becca Robison, Kelsea Bourgeois, Beau LeBlanc, Garret Burns and KC grand knight Mike Picard.

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The Franklin Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance concerning the location of the following wanted suspect:

Richard Romaire, left, and Ferris Romaire talk Wednesday about their military service during World War II while at Richard Romaire’s home in Morgan City.
--The Daily Review/Photos by Zachary Fitzgerald

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Louisiana Week at Berwick Elementary

While celebrating Louisiana Week at Berwick Elementary, the students participated in many activities throughout the week. Angela Deville, district administrative coordinator for St. Mary Water Conservation District, and Shelia Bonvillian, earth team volunteer, presented their “Dig Deep” presentation to the students. Front, from left, are Jesse Arceneaux, Stephen Swisher, Grace Matte, Emma Matte, Maddox Sampey and Jayden Aucoin. Middle row, from left, are Billy Jack Caldwell, Donnie Adams, Sydney Sampey, Mallory Menard, Kali Lasseigne, Alexis Clark and Brandon Bearb. Back row, from left, are guest speaker Deville, Brett Bearb, Cade Toups, Jayde Lasseigne, Keegan Cronier, Clay Menard, Jayden Milton, Katie Tayor and guest speaker Bonvillian.

While celebrating Louisiana Week at Berwick Elementary, the students participated in many activities throughout the week.

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LeBron James is returning home to Ohio, reversing the decision he made four years ago that led to two NBA titles in Miami and crushed Cleveland Cavalier fans.

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Morgan City High graduate Logan Scully was the recipient of the Glover-Stackhouse 2014 Scholarship.

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