The yell of “Go! Go! Go!” heard late Friday evening could be heard around the city as Hanson Memorial High School Coach Brittany Broussard yelled instructions to Lady Tiger Alyssa Young as the HMS Lady Tigers pulled off a dramatic 1-0 eight-inning victory over the Quachita Christian School Lady Eagles at the HMS Girls Softball Complex.
Dr. Gary Wiltz, CEO of Teche Action Clinic and the chairman of the National Association of Health Care Centers was greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday in the Rose Garden of the White House. The gathering was held after Obama signed a bill that guarantees community health center funding for the next two years.
“Last Bayou Passage” opens Tuesday at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts in downtown Franklin. A No Hitchin’ Production by Techeland Arts Council, the show will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, and there will be a 2 p.m. matinee Sunday. Tickets are available at the door.

Graves fundraiser in Morgan City

Louisiana 6th Congressional District candidate Garret Graves was at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City June 23 for a luncheon. From left are host committee members B.A. “Red” Adams, Bill Hidalgo, Graves, Joe Sanford, Gerard Bourgeois and Bob Miller.
(Submitted Photo)

Louisiana 6th Congressional District candidate Garret Graves was at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City June 23 for a luncheon.

Skate park construction under way

City workers began construction Monday to build a concrete slab for a skate park behind Cypress Park in Morgan City. The park will consist of nine apparatuses for skateboards only. The equipment is scheduled to be installed by July 26, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi said.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Work began Monday on the cementing of the foundation for a skate park behind Cypress Park, Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi said.

Arrest reports

Patrick LeBlanc

A 25-year-old Morgan City man was jailed Monday in connection with a shooting that took place Friday during which bullets struck a vehicle and an abandoned residence in Morgan City, Police Chief Mi



NEW ORLEANS _ Holden’s Lady Rockets nipped Centerville’s Lady Bulldogs by five points to win the 2015 Girls District 8-B Championships here Thursday.


THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL: Brooke tried to discourage Rick when he talked about marrying Maya in the near future. Wyatt wined and dined Nicole to help Liam and Ivy find out what she’s hiding.

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