Manson Construction Co. began dredging Berwick Bay Sept. 19 and will finish the project in about a month. The contract dredged about a 3-mile stretch from 20 Grand Point and Tidewater Point to Stouts Pass. Dredging should start in the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel Oct. 29 and could last up to 100 days.
The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape
Dredging work is ongoing in Berwick Bay and set to begin in the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel by the end of October in an effort to keep the area’s waterways deep enough for vessels to navigate.
The Red Ribbon Week campaign kicks off Friday throughout St. Mary Parish with the theme “Shine Your Light, Do What’s Right! Be Drug-Free!”
The Franklin Police Department reported the following arrests:
Eulalia McCoy, 20, of Vista Village, Morgan City, was arrested on Friday at 10:31 a.m. on warrants charging her with exploitation of the infirmed, identity theft and theft of the assets of an aged or disabled person. Bond was set at $500.