The Acadiana Mega Raffle held its Early Bird Drawing, the first of three drawings Friday and announces a total of 11 winners for 11 prizes Tuesday.

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Seventeen state lawmakers, including two representing portions of St. Mary Parish, asked a judge on Monday to end Louisiana’s use of the Common Core education standards in public schools, saying education leaders didn’t properly enact the multistate benchmarks.

Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars catcher Jacob Blum is pictured during Monday’s game against Franklinton at the Bayou Vista Community Center. (The Daily Review/Photos by Michelle Blanc)

The Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars and Patterson 10-year-old All-Stars were both eliminated in extra innings from the Louisiana Dixie Youth AAA Minors North Regional Monday. Morgan City lost to Franklinton 11-8 in seven innings, and Patterson lost to South Sabine, 8-7 in nine innings

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars catcher Jacob Blum is pictured during Monday’s game against Franklinton at the Bayou Vista Community Center. (The Daily Review/Photos by Michelle Blanc)

Donation to Fallen Warriors Memorial

Terry Mayon, Fallen Warriors Memorial Project co-chairman, accepted a $5,000 donation from Greg Hamer Sr. Representing the Hamer family are Greg Hamer Jr., Greg Hamer Sr., Mayon and sons-in-law, John Hover and Jay LeBlanc. The Fallen Warriors Memorial is being designed to honor those 46 soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines from the Tri-City area, beginning with World War I, who gave their lives in defense of our country.
(Submitted Photo)

Terry Mayon, Fallen Warriors Memorial Project co-chairman, accepted a $5,000 donation from Greg Hamer Sr.

Marriage licenses

The following people applied for marriage licenses at the St. Mary Parish Clerk of Court office in Franklin.
Monday, May 12
Claude Richard Roberts Jr. and Tessa Marie Arnouville.

Campaign 2014

Greg Aucoin

MORGAN CITY — City of Morgan City attorney Greg Aucoin has announced his candidacy for the Division “F” judgeship of the 16th Judicial District.

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Sports

The St. Mary Central 10-year-old All-Stars went 1-1 Monday at the AAA Minor South Regional at Wally Pontiff Jr. Playground in Metairie.

Lifestyle

Glenn Ghirardi provided magical entertainment for the St. Mary AARP July 7 meeting.
--Mark Leonard photos

On July 7, St. Mary AARP held its monthly meeting and dinner at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center, home of St. Mary AARP, in Morgan City.

Obituaries

January 14, 1940 — July 18, 2014
Carolyn Robicheaux Larive, 74, a resident of Berwick passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, at her home.

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