Holly Hebert

A 35-year-old Franklin woman accused of using a stolen credit card and forging the victim’s signature is the new addition to December’s Daily Review Most Wanted edition. Franklin Holly Hebert, 35, whose last known address is in the 1800 block of Main Street in Franklin. Hebert is 5 feet, 4 inches and 130 pounds.

The Morgan City High Fancy Dancers excelled at a regional competition at Thibodaux High School in December, as the team was the overall highest scoring team at the event. At the event, the Fancy Dancers also won trophies in the three categories they competed, earning first-place finishes in High Kick and Pom Pom
and second-place in Hip Hop. The team also won another trophy for their High Kick routine. The trophy was given to the team at the event who the judges felt performed the most original and best choreographed routine. The team’s sponsor, Courtney Matherne, choreographed the routine. The Fancy Dancers will be traveling to the CajunDome in Lafayette to compete in the American All-Star State Dance Competition in January. They then will travel to Orlando, Florida, at Walt Disney World to compete in American All-Star National Competition in February. The Fancy Dancers include, kneeling from left, OzZanay Jones, Jamie Scioneaux and Erinique Wilson. On the middle row are Paige Landry, Cassie Giroir, Ta'Nyre Thomas, Noelle Topham and Ali Tregle. On the back row, from left, are Sponsor Courtney Matherne, Amari Martin, Milia Gash, Tayla Weary, Elizabeth Ramirez, Ta'Janaye Hawkins and Kelsey Crochet. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Cay Price)

St. Mary Community Action Agency’s Adopt-A-Family program was held Dec. 16 and several Head Start families benefitted through the charitable efforts of others. There were big presents wrapped and topped with shiny ribbons along with bicycles and dollhouses for eligible Head Start boys and girls.

Holly Hebert

The Morgan City High Fancy Dancers excelled at a regional competition at Thibodaux High School in December, as the team was the overall highest scoring team at the event. At the event, the Fancy Dancers also won trophies in the three categories they competed, earning first-place finishes in High Kick and Pom Pom
and second-place in Hip Hop. The team also won another trophy for their High Kick routine. The trophy was given to the team at the event who the judges felt performed the most original and best choreographed routine. The team’s sponsor, Courtney Matherne, choreographed the routine. The Fancy Dancers will be traveling to the CajunDome in Lafayette to compete in the American All-Star State Dance Competition in January. They then will travel to Orlando, Florida, at Walt Disney World to compete in American All-Star National Competition in February. The Fancy Dancers include, kneeling from left, OzZanay Jones, Jamie Scioneaux and Erinique Wilson. On the middle row are Paige Landry, Cassie Giroir, Ta'Nyre Thomas, Noelle Topham and Ali Tregle. On the back row, from left, are Sponsor Courtney Matherne, Amari Martin, Milia Gash, Tayla Weary, Elizabeth Ramirez, Ta'Janaye Hawkins and Kelsey Crochet. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Cay Price)

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Giving thanks

Nedra and Larry Giroir joined friends and family at Morgan City Health Care Center Tuesday for the facility’s annual Thanksgiving gathering of residents and their families.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

While the Pilgrims held their first Thanksgiving celebration in 1621, several days of thanks were scheduled periodically in a practice repeated over the course of America’s history.

Fundraiser at Oceaneering

Oceaneering International held a cookoff at its Railroad Avenue yard in Morgan City to support St. Mary Outreach. Employees from different departments paired up to make the 22 teams that competed in the cook off. Oceaneering supplied the food needed to prepare the meals by giving each team an allotment at Rouses grocery store in Morgan City. Other employees purchased tickets to sample each dish that was cooked. All proceeds went to feed families for the holidays. Stacey Derouen stirs her team’s pot of chili in preparation of the competition that was held Friday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Oceaneering International held a cookoff at its Railroad Avenue yard in Morgan City to support St. Mary Outreach.

Wharf project

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned from former city councilman Luke Manfre at a recent luncheon about the Morgan City Wharf project and the major improvements that are coming in the near future, which have been delayed by floods and storms. From left are Rotary program director Cherie Laiche, Manfre and President Carla Prejean.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned from former city councilman Luke Manfre at a recent luncheon about the Morgan City Wharf project and the major improvements that are coming in the near futur

History class at Berwick Junior High School

Danielle Pisani’s seventh grade American History class at Berwick Junior High recently conducted research on famous Americans. At the conclusion of the research, students were able to dress the part and present their findings. Students chose an array of famous Americans, including Richard Nixon, Clara Barton, Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Amelia Earhart, Mahalia Jackson and Walt Disney.
(Submitted Photo)

Danielle Pisani’s seventh grade American History class at Berwick Junior High recently conducted research on famous Americans.

Superior Safety Solutions ribbon-cutting ceremony

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Tuesday for Superior Safety Solutions, 3295 First St., Berwick. Among those present were, back row, St. Mary Chamber of Commerce representatives Donald Stephens, Clifton Couture and Betty Fraley. Front row, are Ryleigh Charpentier, Edie Nezat, chamber ambassador; Lisa Patterson, chamber marketing director and office manager; O’Neil Darden, chamber board member; Frank Randazzo III, vice president of operations; Andy Lanclos, chief executive officer; Tyler Businelle, chief operating officer; Jarod Longman, chamber assessor; and board members Herman Hartman and Emily Berry.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Tuesday for Superior Safety Solutions, 3295 First St., Berwick. Among those present were, back row, St.

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The Morgan City High Fancy Dancers excelled at a regional competition at Thibodaux High School in December, as the team was the overall highest scoring team at the event. At the event, the Fancy Dancers also won trophies in the three categories they competed, earning first-place finishes in High Kick and Pom Pom
and second-place in Hip Hop. The team also won another trophy for their High Kick routine. The trophy was given to the team at the event who the judges felt performed the most original and best choreographed routine. The team’s sponsor, Courtney Matherne, choreographed the routine. The Fancy Dancers will be traveling to the CajunDome in Lafayette to compete in the American All-Star State Dance Competition in January. They then will travel to Orlando, Florida, at Walt Disney World to compete in American All-Star National Competition in February. The Fancy Dancers include, kneeling from left, OzZanay Jones, Jamie Scioneaux and Erinique Wilson. On the middle row are Paige Landry, Cassie Giroir, Ta'Nyre Thomas, Noelle Topham and Ali Tregle. On the back row, from left, are Sponsor Courtney Matherne, Amari Martin, Milia Gash, Tayla Weary, Elizabeth Ramirez, Ta'Janaye Hawkins and Kelsey Crochet. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Cay Price)

Lifestyle

Taylor Clark and Joseph Crappell III
--Amico J. Aloisio Photography

Youles and Rhonda Clark, of Searcy, Arkansas, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Taylor Marie Clark, to Joseph Crappell III, son of Joe and Alisa Crappell,

Obituaries

Mary Ann Thomas

Mary Ann Thomas, 85, a native of Galveston, Texas, and resident of Berwick, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

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