After stealing nearly $35,000 from Morgan City City Court through forgery and other means, former Morgan City Juvenile Services Administrator Verne Lightfoot pleaded guilty to theft over $1,500 Monday in district court and will not have to serve any jail time, according to court documents.

Central Catholic’s Hallie Autin slides safely into home plate while Berwick pitcher Sydney Jambois prepares to cover home during Wednesday’s softball action. Central Catholic defeated Berwick 13-5. Both teams, along with Patterson and Morgan City, will learn their playoff opponents today. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic capped its regular season with a 13-5 victory against Berwick in softball action Wednesday. Central Catholic never trailed taking a 6-0 lead after two innings.
A mock car crash as the result of impaired driving was enacted recently as part of the Safe and Sober Prom Campaign for students of Franklin, Hanson and Centerville high schools.

Central Catholic’s Hallie Autin slides safely into home plate while Berwick pitcher Sydney Jambois prepares to cover home during Wednesday’s softball action. Central Catholic defeated Berwick 13-5. Both teams, along with Patterson and Morgan City, will learn their playoff opponents today. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Tech Ready

St. Mary Parish public schools are 41 computers away from achieving a ratio of one computer for every three of the district’s 6,280 test-taking students.

Donations at Berwick Elementary

Duval Arthur, St. Mary Parish director of Homeland Security, and his wife, Markeita Arthur, Ward 8 justice of the peace, donated several bikes to reward Berwick Elementary students. Each nine-weeks a name is drawn from all of the students that have earned principal’s list and honor roll. The winner of the first nine-weeks was first-grader Lexie Acosta. In the first photo are Berwick Elementary Principal Debbie Tompkins, Acosta and Duval Arthur. The winner of the second nine-weeks is first-grader Ayden Martin. In the second photo are Thompkins and Martin.
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Duval Arthur, St. Mary Parish director of Homeland Security, and his wife, Markeita Arthur, Ward 8 justice of the peace, donated several bikes to reward Berwick Elementary students.

Morgan City HIgh School choir

St. Mary Outreach and M C Bank thanked those who assisted with the St. Mary Outreach-United Way Food Net Drive. Among those thanked were the Coast Guard who sent over several personnel and a heater; A.J. Dohmann Chevrolet Cadillac for the use of two tents; Morgan City High School who sent their choir and band students (pictured); and Jessica Makepeace, who took photos.
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St. Mary Outreach and M C Bank thanked those who assisted with the St. Mary Outreach-United Way Food Net Drive.

Bayou Vista Elementary garden

Bayou Vista Elementary students are growing a vegetable garden again this school year sponsored by the American Heart Association. Kindergarten students shown are Baylor Fryou, Brandi Lee, Gracie Durapau and Thomas Drawbaugh.
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Bayou Vista Elementary students are growing a vegetable garden again this school year sponsored by the American Heart Association.

Donation to Aucoin Elementary

Amelia Truck Stop presented J.S. Aucoin Elementary School with a $500 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program. The ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program is designed to provide Exxon and Mobil retailers with an opportunity to invest in the future of their communities through educational grants to neighborhood schools. Pictured are Amelia Truck Stop owner B. Khalil and Principal Joe Stadalis.
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Amelia Truck Stop presented J.S. Aucoin Elementary School with a $500 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program.

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Sports

Intermoor Staffing LLC scored a 58 to win the fifth annual Patterson Volunteer Fire Department Tournament March 22 at The Atchafalaya at Idlewild. Second place went to Sub Surface with a 59 and third was Intermoor with a 60. Above are Casey Crappel, left, and Brad Lemoine, who were members of the winning team along with Doug Lemoine. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of The Atchafalaya at Idlewild)

Lifestyle

Several Delta Kappa Gamma Society members served as judges for the 10th annual Multiplication Learning Wrap-up Contest sponsored by St. Mary Parish School Board’s Title I Department. St.

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