Samarick Paul

(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic’s Cade Minton had a goal to qualify for the state meet after missing the cut despite a great race at regionals a year ago. Samarick Paul just wanted to get back someway after an injury in August that wiped out much of his 2015-16 sports season.
Project Chimps, in partnership with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, announced an agreement to relocate 220 retired research chimpanzees to its new sanctuary in northern Georgia.
Patty Ibert with the Franklin Emergency Aid Center for the United Way of Southern Louisiana said with hot summer weather just around the corner, the organization is in desperate need of fans for those in need in the region. Donations can be dropped off during business hours at the facility located at 106 Commercial St. in downtown Franklin.

Samarick Paul

(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Two krewes stage balls this weekend

Parade-goers wave as a float from Krewe of Adonis passed down Marguerite Street in Morgan City in the krewe’s 2015 parade. Two Tri-City krewes have scheduled their balls for Saturday. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Mardi Gras in the Tri-City area is reaching fever pitch as two balls will be held this weekend, with two more to follow Mardi Gras weekend.

Young Memorial keeps focus in midst of budget cut talks

South Central Louisiana Technical College's Young Memorial Campus in Morgan City is preparing for potential budget cuts, but college leaders are committed to keeping the classes students need this spring, said Earl Meador, the college's regional director. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

South Central Louisiana Technical College’s Young Memorial Campus in Morgan City is preparing for potential cuts to its budget while keeping its commitment this spring to providing the classes stud

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Samarick Paul

(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic’s Cade Minton had a goal to qualify for the state meet after missing the cut despite a great race at regionals a year ago.

Lifestyle

DEAR ABBY: I’m a gay man in my early 60s. I have been fortunate to live pretty openly, despite being stuck in a small, conservative Southern town.

Obituaries

Bob Dale Andrews, 71, a native of Morgan City, Louisiana, and a resident of Robstown, Texas, died Wednesday, May 4, 2016.
Funeral arrangements are pending.

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