In 1947, Kerr-McGee set up base in Morgan City to go offshore, out of sight of land, to drill the first successful offshore oil well, making Morgan City the birthplace of the offshore oil and gas
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests:
Franklin Paddle Association, a newly-created group of paddling enthusiasts, will be hosting its very first “Launch Party” on the Bayou this Saturday.
Baldwin will raise water rates in response to the terms of its bond issue agreement that paid for construction of the new water plant.
The following people applied for marriage licenses at the St. Mary Parish Clerk of Court office in Franklin.
Monday, June 2
Charles Anthony Uze and Ashley Marie Smathers.