Blake Hidalgo

Central Catholic had five representatives on the All-District 7-1A baseball first team. The Eagles had a pair of pitchers make the team in sophomores Blake Hidalgo and Gregory Leger. Hidalgo finished the season 3-0, while Leger was 2-1.

The East St. Mary Funeral Squad fires a salute during the Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony on Monday at Cypress Park in Morgan City;

Sennet Wiggins remembers vividly the day that his life, his fellow soldiers’ lives and the entire country changed, which led to some of his comrades making the ultimate sacrifice for their country.
At 9:02 a.m. Saturday the Franklin Fire Department received a call reporting a transformer smoking at Willow Street and JA Hernandez Street.

Blake Hidalgo

The East St. Mary Funeral Squad fires a salute during the Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony on Monday at Cypress Park in Morgan City;

Six graduate sheriff’s level 2 POST

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office POST Basic Correctional Peace Officer Academy Session 1, from left to right, are Academy Director Capt. Brian P. Charpentier; Morgan City Police Officer Phillip Durall Jr.; Sheriff’s Deps. Maverick Collie, Samantha Poleder, James Blanchard and Corey Cudd; Morgan City Police Officer Bonnie Duval; Academy instructor Lt. Dustin Crabtree and Assistant Academy Director Capt. Joe Clements.

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'Wrap-Up' teaches math, helps St. Mary kids learn multiplication

Patterson Junior High School fifth-grade student Chasitiy Stansbury was a parish contestant for the St. Mary Parish School Board 11th annual Multiplication Learning Wrap Ups contest on Monday at the Materiel and Operations Center in Morgan City.

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St. Mary Parish students got to practice their multiplication facts in a fun way Monday during a parishwide contest.

Census Bureau estimate: St. Mary population is down

The Neighborhood Market Walmart coming to La. 70 in Morgan City is still under construction. Leroy Thompson, on-site superintendent for Journeyman Construction in Austin, Texas, said the store is slated to open in mid-July.
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The U.S. Census Bureau’s latest population estimates say St. Mary Parish was shrinking even before oil prices began their steep dive last summer.



--Submitted photos

As part of the Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom program, members of Bayou Vista Garden Club recently read the book, “Chicks and Chickens” by Gail Gibbons to area students.

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