St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Brent Broussard, above left, a pesticide inspector with the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry, monitors the speed of a helicopter during an agriculture aviation fly-in clinic Wednesday at the Jennings Airport. Mike Satterfield of Cane Helicopter Services in Franklin was piloting the helicopter. For wet testing, above right, small pieces of paper were mounted on rods in a pattern on the ground. Pilots then flew over the spread, spraying water with red dye over the arrangement.
When most people think crop dusting, yellow airplanes buzzing low over rice fields come to mind, but those aren’t the only craft used for taking care of agriculture crops.
Boats travelling in the West St.
In spite of the financial crisis the state is undergoing, for 47 years the St. Mary Council on Aging continues to figure out ways to take care of the seniors in this parish, St.
St. Mary Parish Schools Superintendent Leonard Armato speaks during Tuesday's Atchafalaya Chapter of the American Petroleum Institute meeting at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City. He discussed the school district's projected budget deficit and the possible cuts school officials are considering. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)