Atlas J. White

A 22-year-old Morgan City man wanted in connection with the rape and beating of a 16-year-old girl on April 15 has been apprehended by U.S. Marshals in Iberia Parish, according to a St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office news release.

Daniel Ramirez

The man accused of crashing into a Morgan City volunteer firefighter while he was on duty at the scene of a wreck in September was arrested Wednesday night.

Central Catholic’s Brittany Longman attempts a bunt during the No. 2 Lady Eagles’ Class 1A first-round contest against No. 31 Oberlin Tuesday. Central Catholic will return to action today when it hosts No. 15 St. Mary in regional round action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles will be looking to continue their postseason run when they host No. 15 St. Mary today in Class 1A regional round action at 5 p.m. The Lady Eagles (25-3) advanced to the second round after recording a 12-2 run-rule victory against Oberlin in six innings Monday in bi-district action.

Atlas J. White

Daniel Ramirez

Central Catholic’s Brittany Longman attempts a bunt during the No. 2 Lady Eagles’ Class 1A first-round contest against No. 31 Oberlin Tuesday. Central Catholic will return to action today when it hosts No. 15 St. Mary in regional round action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Nicholls Alumni Awards for Excellence

The Nicholls State University Alumni Federation held its Alumni Awards for Excellence March 26 on the Nicholls campus in Thibodaux. The awards ceremony is held each year to honor alumni and students who have contributed to the university and their community. The 2014 Nicholls State University Hall of Fame awards also were announced at the event, which recognize students with both scholastic and service-oriented excellence. In the front row, left, are Nicholls President Bruce Murphy and Hall of Fame honorees Nicole Doherty of Jacksonville, Fla.; Jacob Foret of Houma; Lanie Detiveaux of Houma; Katherine Gianelloni of Donaldsonville; Brittany Chiasson of Napoleonville; Melissa Cloutet of Bush; Olabisi Akingbola of Nigeria; Rusty Bruce of Cut Off; and Erin Bonvillain of Houma. Back row, from left, are Hall of Fame honorees Brandon Naquin of Bourg, Tanner Thibodeaux of Thibodaux, Jason Ray of Thibodaux, Victoria Verdun of Natchitoches, Chelsie Bergeron of Pierre Part, Jordan Hanberry of River Ridge and Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services Eugene Dial. Not pictured is Hall of Fame honoree Elizabeth Mateer of Rockwall, Texas.
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The Nicholls State University Alumni Federation held its Alumni Awards for Excellence March 26 on the Nicholls campus in Thibodaux.

Rotary Club cookbook

Morgan City Rotary Club members received an advertisement for the club’s upcoming cookbook from Morgan City Bank at a recent luncheon. From left representing Morgan City Bank is Rotarian Karen Froreich and cookbook project director Cherie Laiche.
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Morgan City Rotary Club members received an advertisement for the club’s upcoming cookbook from Morgan City Bank at a recent luncheon.

Louisiana news briefs

Bayou Corne sinkhole. Photo courtesy of the Assumption Parish government.

Murphy to be inaugurated Thursday at Nicholls
THIBODAUX (AP) — Nicholls State University is preparing for the official inauguration of its new president.

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(AP) — The pine tar glistened on Michael Pineda’s neck, improving his grip and inviting trouble.
He got both.

Lifestyle

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Patterson Garden Club members enjoyed a volunteer luncheon held at Patterson Healthcare Center. The annual luncheon honors all volunteers.

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