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.

Police: Car hits Morgan City house; no one injured

A car ran into a house today on Sixth Street in Morgan City. No one was injured in the incident, according to police. The driver was cited for careless operation with an accident. (Submitted photo)

A car ran into a house on Sixth Street in Morgan City today, but no one was injured in the incident, according to Morgan City police.

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Happy birthday on Saturday to Monica Pollard from Rodney, your boys and the Pollard family … Happy 2nd birthday to Elliot Anslem, love PaPaw and Mamaw and family … A blessed and speedy recovery to

Drainage district asks voters for property tax renewal

St. Mary Parish Consolidated Gravity Drainage District 2 station 7, located on Railroad Avenue in Morgan City, was pumping water Thursday. The district uses levees and the pump stations to fight flooding in Morgan City.

Even for long-time Louisiana residents, the terminology is dense and obscure: a 2.5-mill renewal for St. Mary Consolidated Gravity Drainage District No. 2.



Berwick High School’s Ashton Morales clears a hurdle in the 300-meter hurdles during the District 9-3A Relays held Thursday in Berwick. Berwick’s boys and girls teams each took second in the meet.
--The Daily Review/Michelle Blanc

The District 9-3A Relays were held Thursday at Berwick High School.
E.D. White High School swept the team wins in boys and girls varsity.


Matthew Brouillette and Lacey Fontenot
--Melinda Gilmore Photography

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence A. Lombas Jr. of Morgan City wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Lacey Renee Fontenot, to Matthew Joseph Brouillette, son of Mr.

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