Area senior citizens will have a chance Monday to hear Gov. John Bel Edwards speak and learn about how to protect themselves from becoming victims of crime and report incidents of abuse.

Franklin Foundation Hospital Board of Commissioners met Thursday

The question as to who actually is the Franklin Foundation Hospital chief of staff remains unclear after the board of commissioners failed to reach an agreement on the ongoing issue at their monthly meeting on Thursday.

Morgan City High School's Makye Richard (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Area coaches are excited to see teams perform in the Morgan City High School Football Jamboree Friday at Tiger Stadium. Berwick and Patterson open the 2016 season with new head coaches, while Morgan City returns third-year coach Scott Tregle.

Franklin Foundation Hospital Board of Commissioners met Thursday

Morgan City High School's Makye Richard (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Author Dennis releases ninth novel

Rhonda Dennis signs a copy of her newly released “Broken Bayou” for high school friend Joy East. East drove from Kaplan to support Dennis’ latest book. Jennifer Sons, personal assistant of Dennis, looks on as the two friends discuss how the book should be autographed.

The Daily Review/Shea Drake

“Hometown pride” inspires the writing of romantic suspense author and Morgan City native Rhonda Dennis, as she signed her latest book “Broken Bayou” for fans today at Morgan City Library’s event “M

Indentity of check fraud suspect sought

Authorities are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect wanted for cashing about $2,000 in fraudulent checks in Amelia and Morgan City. This is a picture of a suspect seen on surveillance video believed to be associated with the crimes. Submitted Photos

Authorities are seeking the public’s help identifying a man wanted for allegedly cashing almost $2,000 in fake checks in Amelia and Morgan City, according to a St.



Central Catholic held off a last-ditch effort for a touchdown by Vermilion Catholic for a 20-13 victory at the Iron Man Jamboree at Teurlings Catholic Thursday.


By this time of the year, our yards and gardens generally look a little frayed. Heat stress takes its toll on just about everything except the tropicals.


Earl Kirt Jr., 75, a resident and native of Verdunville, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2016, at 7:05 a.m., at The Carpenter House St. Joseph Hospice in Lafayette.

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