Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School boys basketball coach Brandon Harden likened No. 29 Morgan City’s Class 4A playoff contest with No. 4 Plaquemine Friday to resetting a PlayStation. The Tigers, who were defeated 50-29 by the Green Devils in Plaquemine in December while not at full strength, will now get an opportunity to redeem themselves.

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

The fiberglass catamaran that had been floating around Berwick Bay in the Atchafalaya River appears to have found a secure resting place.
Kolby Presley, above, received St. Mary Parish Junior Fair and Livestock Show honors in La. Bred Commercial Gilt swine. Below, Hunter Champagne was awarded Champion AOB and La. Bred Champion AOB swine. Both are pictured with Franklin Mayor Raymond Harris, St. Mary Parish President Paul Naquin and St. Mary Superintendent of Schools Dr.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

Holy Cross Elementary outreach

Each grade at Holy Cross Elementary School has chosen an outreach project to benefit the community. During December, the kindergarten classes and the faculty and staff of Holy Cross Elementary School collected Christmas gifts for the residents of the Patterson Healthcare Center. With the many items collected are the kindergarten classes of Lynn Ann Beaudean and Lauren Boudreaux.
(Submitted Photo)

Each grade at Holy Cross Elementary School has chosen an outreach project to benefit the community.

Hefty orange

Ralph Thomas of Morgan City holds a 1 lb. 14 oz. Washington navel orange grown at his residence.
(The Daily Review Photo)

Ralph Thomas of Morgan City holds a 1 lb. 14 oz. Washington navel orange grown at his residence.

Teche Regional Medical Center speaker

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned about new staff and new equipment and the ongoing upgrades that Teche Regional Medical Center is experiencing from CEO Butch Frazier at a recent luncheon. From left are Frazier, Rotary Program Director Julie Domino and President Carla Prejean.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned about new staff and new equipment and the ongoing upgrades that Teche Regional Medical Center is experiencing from CEO Butch Frazier at a recent luncheon.

Patterson Healthcare socks

M C Bank recently donated “Cozy Toes Socks” to the residents of Patterson Healthcare. From left, are Maria Bolano, Jessica Dupre, Frances Dupre and Mary Eues, bank employees; Latefa Fletcher, Jessica Trahan, Alexis McIntyre, Rachel Buttgen, Robert Rhea and Margaret Paul, Patterson Healthcare employees; and Joyce Harrelson, Darlene Fromenthal, Tessie DuBois, Karen Fink and Terri DiMatteo, bank employees.
(Submitted Photo)

M C Bank recently donated “Cozy Toes Socks” to the residents of Patterson Healthcare.
(Submitted Photo)

Patterson senior racking up art awards

Patterson High School senior Robert David poses with some of the artwork he’s completed so far this school year. Among those are the winners of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Prep Classic Poster Contest and the Louisiana Education Loan Authority Holiday Art Scholarship Contest.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

It may be his first year in the parish’s Talented Art Program, but Patterson High School senior Robert David is setting the student art world on fire.

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Inclement weather Wednesday has prompted the adjustment of some of the locations of games today at the inaugural Tri-City Baseball Classic.

Lifestyle

Lawrence Welch III and Calyn Swords
--Brocato Photojournalism

Brenda Swords Simon and Michael Lee Swords, both of Patterson, wish to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Calyn Lee Swords, to Lawrence Austin Welch III, son of Ani

Obituaries

August 21, 1933 — February 24, 2015
Rita Rebardi, 81, a native of Bayou Shaffer and resident of Morgan City, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Patterson.

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