Morgan City should have a new police chief named before the end of April, the city’s third chief in just more than two years, according to Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi.
The Broussard-Harris Committee hosted its 11th Annual Black Achievement Award Banquet Saturday, March 14 at Broussard-Harris Recreation Center. Among the 18 honorees were Larmen Jenkins, above with family, and Rose McCurtis, below with family. The theme of the evening was “Dream with a Vision, Live with a Purpose.”
Staff Report Berwick’s boys and Morgan City’s girls bowling team both fell in Bi Region bowling action at Holiday Lanes in Bossier City. The Morgan City girls, who last year finished on the cusp of a trip to the state semifinals, again finished in the same spot as they fell to top-seed Ellender, 17.5-9.5

Eagle Expo seminars, tours scheduled for this weekend

An eagle could be seen at the Extreme Raptors by Johnathan Wood at the Patterson Area Civic Center on Wednesday and Thursday. The event was part of the 10th Annual Eagle Expo and continues through the weekend.
Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape

The 10th annual Eagle Expo and More, which began Thursday, will continue through Saturday with seminars and boat tours to view eagles.

Public will get a say in hiring of new housing director

Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson speaks during Thursday’s board meeting.
Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

The Morgan City Housing Authority board plans to hold an open discussion at its March 26 meeting about the selection of a new executive director, which the authority has been without since June 201

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CENTERVILLE’S CHRISTIAN ARIAS takes a lead off third base after slamming a triple and receiving instructions from Coach Barry Price Tuesday at the Centerville Baseball Field. The Centerville Bulldogs posted a 12-2 win over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons. Centerville will play host to Bell City on Thursday at 4 p.m.

CENTERVILLE _ Cole Candella ripped a solo homer and Christian Arias slammed a triple, leading the Centerville Bulldogs to a 12-2 victory over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons in an abbrevia

Lifestyle

While some crape myrtle pruning cuts may appear “architecturally” nice, this kind of pruning is still the improper way to prune crape myrtle trees.
--Allen Owings Photo

HAMMOND — Our spring- and summer-flowering trees and shrubs are growing and preparing for another great bloom season.

Obituaries

Fannie Lee Granger, born January 8, 1931, died on, March 28, 2015, in Houston, Texas.

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