Teammates gather around Patterson’s Tyrik Singleton, center, after he reached base safely in the bottom of the 10th inning on an error to plate the game-winning run in a 8-7 win against Berwick in District 9-3A action Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Patterson High School’s Tyrik Singleton finished 0-for-5 during Wednesday’s win against Berwick High School, but his final swing of the game was the biggest of the day. Singleton hit a two-out, bases-loaded bloop shot in the bottom of the 10th that landed near second base that was fielded by Berwick second baseman Brooks Richard.

The Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant, depicted in the illustration, to be constructed in Morgan City, is to produce 64 megawatts of electricity when completed in 2015.

The Louisiana Energy and Power Authority will hold a ground-breaking ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Thursday for its $120.77 million new natural gas fired electrical power plant to be built in Morgan City behind the Joseph Cefalu Municipal Steam Plant, according to a news release.

Participants take off from the starting line of the annual Running of the Bears 5K run-walk to kickoff Saturday’s activities during the Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival. Finishers included overall winner L.T. Hill, men’s division winner Josh Vilcan and women’s division winner Jerri St. Blanc. Below, the grounds of the St. Mary Peace Memorial provided the perfect spot for the Cajun horseshoe contest. Winners included the Fly Rites, Fly Adams and David Comeaux, in first place; Franklin Police Department, Tina Thibodeaux and Alphonse Burrell, in second place; and Hanagriff’s Machine, David Hanagriff and Randy Hanagriff, in third place.

Last weekend’s eleventh Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival opened to fine weather and an earlier venue. Moved up a week because of Easter, the festival ran from Friday evening through Sunday.

Teammates gather around Patterson’s Tyrik Singleton, center, after he reached base safely in the bottom of the 10th inning on an error to plate the game-winning run in a 8-7 win against Berwick in District 9-3A action Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant, depicted in the illustration, to be constructed in Morgan City, is to produce 64 megawatts of electricity when completed in 2015.

Participants take off from the starting line of the annual Running of the Bears 5K run-walk to kickoff Saturday’s activities during the Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival. Finishers included overall winner L.T. Hill, men’s division winner Josh Vilcan and women’s division winner Jerri St. Blanc. Below, the grounds of the St. Mary Peace Memorial provided the perfect spot for the Cajun horseshoe contest. Winners included the Fly Rites, Fly Adams and David Comeaux, in first place; Franklin Police Department, Tina Thibodeaux and Alphonse Burrell, in second place; and Hanagriff’s Machine, David Hanagriff and Randy Hanagriff, in third place.

Children’s home to take in kids during summer

U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Mary Gilday and Petty Officer 2nd Class Daniel Williams install insulation in a bedroom Friday at the Adullam Household of Faith dormitory in Patterson.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Construction on the Adullam Household of Faith dormitory resumed last week after about a four-month hiatus, but the home for children of incarcerated women should be able to start taking in childre

Trip to dentist got worse

Michael Aloisio, 60, of Patterson drove his Dodge pickup truck into the office of Dr. Dean Listi on David Drive in Morgan City around 9:30 a.m. today. No injuries were reported in the accident, for which Aloisio was not cited, Morgan City Police Chief Mike Banks said.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

A Patterson man’s day got a lot worse than a dental appointment when he accidentally ran his truck through the front of the dentist’s office.

$50K ALLEGEDLY BOUND FOR ROMANIA, SEIZED BY HOMELAND SECURITY OUTSIDE OF EUNICE

Dorin Munteanu, 30, of Lafayette, is originally from Romania. He is charged with allegedly attempting to launder about $50,000 back to his home country of Romania.

One Lafayette man is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by wearing the color orange.
St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s officials notified the U.S.

School Board honors students

The St. Mary Parish Students of the Month were announced during the March meeting of the St. Mary Parish School Board. They are, from left, Katelyn Thibodeaux, 12th grade, Patterson High; Patricia Benjamin, eighth grade, Franklin Junior; and Ethan Blanco, fifth grade, Wyandotte Elementary.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

The St. Mary Parish Students of the Month were announced during the March meeting of the St. Mary Parish School Board.

Gifted and Talented Theater programs staging production

The Gifted and Talented Theater programs of Berwick High, Berwick Junior High, Patterson Junior High and Berwick Elementary schools will be presenting a production of “The Magical Land of Oz” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Berwick Junior High. Admission is $5. Children, 6 and under, get in free. In the front row, from left, are cast members Claire Bergeron, Hallie Rogers and Peytan Theriot. In the middle row are Kaeley Hill, Noah Richard, Leon Gisclair, Parker Felterman, Maggie Martin and Corrine Benandi. In the back row are Zoe Johnson, Claire Rentrop, Kimberly Babin, Kristina Theriot, Kyleigh Arceneaux and Isabella Lodrigue.
(Submitted Photo)

The Gifted and Talented Theater programs of Berwick High, Berwick Junior High, Patterson Junior High and Berwick Elementary schools will be presenting a production of “The Magical Land of Oz” at 6:

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Marcus Lawrence St. Upery and Ashton Nicole Rodriguez

Kevin and Cindy Rodriguez of Jeanerette wish to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashton Nicole Rodriguez to Marcus Lawrence St. Upery.

Obituaries

Keisha Y. Brown

Keisha Y. Brown, 42, a native of Morgan City and a resident of Mount Pleasant, Mich., died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at her residence.

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