Taco Bell’s Bradley Gray swings at a pitch during last week’s contest against Skipper’s Sporting Goods. Taco Bell defeated Robichaux Ford 6-2 Tuesday in Swampland League Baseball action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Taco Bell (Berwick High) defeated Robichaux Ford (Vandebilt Catholic) 6-2 in Swampland League Baseball action Tuesday in Berwick.
Georgia coach Mark Richt hopes there is room for “discretion” in the SEC’s new rule which blocks schools from accepting transfers who have had “serious misconduct” problems.

Leo Grizzaffi Jr., assistant scoutmaster for Troop 49 in Morgan City, speaks during Tuesday’s Patterson City Council meeting. The meeting room was filled with Boy Scouts and leaders who came to say they want to keep the Scout hut at Morey Park in Patterson. The hut is the home of Troop 41 in Patterson.

PATTERSON — The City Council meeting room was packed with Boy Scouts, leaders and supporters Tuesday evening to hear the city cultural committee’s preliminary plans for Morey Park and also to express concern over talk of Troop 41’s Scout hut being left out of those plans.

Taco Bell’s Bradley Gray swings at a pitch during last week’s contest against Skipper’s Sporting Goods. Taco Bell defeated Robichaux Ford 6-2 Tuesday in Swampland League Baseball action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Leo Grizzaffi Jr., assistant scoutmaster for Troop 49 in Morgan City, speaks during Tuesday’s Patterson City Council meeting. The meeting room was filled with Boy Scouts and leaders who came to say they want to keep the Scout hut at Morey Park in Patterson. The hut is the home of Troop 41 in Patterson.

Student of the Year

Anne-Alese Rentrop, Holy Cross Elementary School’s Student of the Year for 2014-2015, attended a breakfast in honor of all Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux’s Students of the Year at the Lumen Christi Ret

Morgan City dock will get makeover

Engineer Brian Shaw of Moffat & Nichol speaks about Morgan City’s wharf project during Tuesday’s council meeting.

Construction is set to begin within a couple months on a roughly $1.7 million project to replace and extend Morgan City’s riverfront dock, which been in disrepair for years, city leaders say.

James Blair is new Morgan City police chief

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, left, congratulates newly appointed Morgan City Police Chief James Blair during Tuesday’s City Council meeting.
The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

After spending 30 years and his entire law enforcement career with the Morgan City Police Department, James Blair was selected the city’s new police chief Tuesday.

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Taco Bell’s Bradley Gray swings at a pitch during last week’s contest against Skipper’s Sporting Goods. Taco Bell defeated Robichaux Ford 6-2 Tuesday in Swampland League Baseball action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Taco Bell (Berwick High) defeated Robichaux Ford (Vandebilt Catholic) 6-2 in Swampland League Baseball action Tuesday in Berwick.

Lifestyle

Dear Marci,
I am turning 65 in December 2015, and I am anxious to enroll in Medicare on time. When is the earliest that I can enroll in Medicare? —Nancy

Obituaries

January 19, 1924-June 2, 2015
Mrs. Matt was a native of Morgan City. She passed away at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, in her home surrounded by family.

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