St. Mary Levee District commissioners will submit a formal request for the Bayou Chene Flood Control and Diversion Project’s inclusion in the state’s coastal master plan, weeks after the project was left out of a draft version of the plan.
The first meeting in 2017 of the St. Mary Parish Council saw a changing of the guard on Wednesday as Councilman Paul P. Naquin Jr was elected chairman of the group replacing former chairman Kevin Voisin who was subsequently elected vice-chairman of the council.

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St. Mary Parish Schools announced Wednesday its three winners of the Students of the Year competition. They all hail from schools in Berwick.

Two krewes stage balls this weekend

Parade-goers wave as a float from Krewe of Adonis passed down Marguerite Street in Morgan City in the krewe’s 2015 parade. Two Tri-City krewes have scheduled their balls for Saturday. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Mardi Gras in the Tri-City area is reaching fever pitch as two balls will be held this weekend, with two more to follow Mardi Gras weekend.

Young Memorial keeps focus in midst of budget cut talks

South Central Louisiana Technical College's Young Memorial Campus in Morgan City is preparing for potential budget cuts, but college leaders are committed to keeping the classes students need this spring, said Earl Meador, the college's regional director. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

South Central Louisiana Technical College’s Young Memorial Campus in Morgan City is preparing for potential cuts to its budget while keeping its commitment this spring to providing the classes stud



With the start of the spring semester Wednesday, the defending Sun Belt Champion Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team resumed preparations for the 2017 season with spring practice at M.L.


2 refrigerator rolled pie crusts

4 oz. fresh goat cheese

Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

Using a 3-inch round cookie cutter, cut out 16 circles from pie crusts.


Mrs. Nancy Harris Carter, 84, a native and resident of Morgan City, Louisiana, died Jan. 7, 2017.

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