Trust, good genes keys to couple’s 70-year marriage

Jimmy Manuel and Muriel Manuel, shown Monday at their home in Morgan City, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Wednesday. The couple met during World War II while Jimmy Manuel was on leave from the Army Air Corps. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

A Morgan City couple, whose marriage began a few months after the end of World War II, will celebrate a milestone Wednesday that few ever reach.

Young Foundation helps fund city projects; $150K going to wharf project

Work began this fall on a $1.7 million project to redo Morgan City's riverfront wharf. The H&B Young Foundation donated $150,000 to help fund the project. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The H&B Young Foundation will again provide money to Morgan City in 2016 to help fund city projects, including a $150,000 donation to go toward redoing the city’s riverfront wharf.


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