Morgan City High student A’mari Martin answers a question during the teen forum at the St. Mary NAACP annual Martin Luther King Jr. program at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church in Morgan City. Tri-City area students, from left, Kamryn Bradford of Patterson High, Fernando Torres and Tayla Weary, both of Morgan City High, listen as each respond to the moderators’ question. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Tri-City area residents, young and old, were challenged Monday to have a cause in life that requires them to overcome giant obstacles during the St. Mary NAACP’s Martin Luther King Jr. program at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church in Morgan City.

Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan presents Franklin Councilman Eugene Foulcard with a key to the city of Patterson during Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observance and March at Zion Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Foulcard was the guest speaker during the service. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

The struggle for people to live out Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of nonviolence is all too real for Franklin City Councilman Eugene Foulcard and his family.
A boil water advisory has been issued for St. Mary Parish Waterworks Dist. 5. The district encompasses the area from Red Cypress Road in Patterson to the east side of Franklin including Calumet, Verdunville, Centerville and Garden City.

Paw Jam will support animal rescue efforts

Berwick resident Shaina Marcantel practices command drills with her golden doodle Roux at the Lake End Bark dog park in Morgan City. An event to promote the humane treatment of animals, Paw Jam, is set for Saturday at the Civic Center near Patterson. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Animal cruelty and rescue event Paw Jam will be held in the Tri-City area for the first time from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Civic Center near Patterson.

Free from Castro at last; flight from dictator leads family to Morgan City

Sonia Sterling Hebert and her brother, Francisco Sterling, talk Tuesday in their family’s restaurant, Latin Corner in Morgan City, about their journey to the U.S. from Cuba and why Cubans everywhere are celebrating Fidel Castro’s death. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Death and celebration aren’t two things that usually go together.

Sheriff seeks help to find missing Baldwin man

Kim Christopher Armand, 53, was last seen Nov. 9 at his camper at an RV park on La. 83 in Baldwin. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating Armond's disappearance as a missing person case.

Detectives are seeking the public’s help to find a missing 53-year-old Baldwin man, who was last seen Nov. 9 at his camper at an RV park, according to a St.

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