Franklin Foundation Hospital was the sponsor for the Feb. 11 city cleanup. The group removed litter on Main Street from the cemetery to the courthouse, including the Teche Theater area and Teche Drive. Stephanie and Maurice Guidry, Kindra McLean, Matt Barrilleaux, Ron Bailey, Rachel Picard, Didi Battle, Vel Minor, Dawn Kaiser-Melancon and Renee Mitchel represented FFH. They were accompanied by community volunteers Marguerite Robinson, Elaine Karam and Ruthie Heard. Argus Spa provided bottled water and the hospital supplied grabbers, gloves and trash bags.

Council members Dale Rogers, J Ina and Craig Mathews

Parish council members did not remove from the table a proposed housing development item in Garden City.

Workers install composite decking Wednesday at Morgan City’s riverfront wharf. The work is part of a $2 million makeover to the wharf, which should be open to the public by the summer. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

In just a few months, Morgan City residents and visitors will be able to enjoy the city’s newly improved wharf on the Atchafalaya River.

First responders, public have fun day in the park

Louisiana State Police Troop C Tfc. Jesse LaGrange operates a vehicle rollover simulator that shows what happens when someone isn’t wearing a seatbelt during Saturday's Night Out Against Crime at Lawrence Park in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Several first-responder agencies were on hand Saturday afternoon at Lawrence Park for a fun day filled with games, food, music, demonstrations and safety information.

‘Life Chain’ starts Right to Life Month

The Rev. Herb Bennerfield of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Patterson speaks to participants of Sunday’s Life Chain. At right is the Most Rev. J. Douglas Deshotel, bishop of the Diocese of Lafayette. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Over a hundred people lined U.S. 90 Sunday afternoon with signs for the annual pro-life Life Chain to kick off Right to Life Month.

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The Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers will take to the road tonight to face the Vermilion Catholic Lady Eagles in the quarterfinals of the Division IV basketball playoffs at the VCHS Gymnasium.

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