Gregory Johnson III, 9, is helped by his mom Umeeka Richard and Santa as he turns on Christmas lights during the City of Patterson’s annual Christmas lighting ceremony in Morey Park. Johnson is a Hattie Watts Elementary student. (The Daily Review Photos/Geoff Stoute)

Jose Albarez, 5, receives a bag of goodies from Santa during the event that also featured music by Gina Doran and Fiddling Classics.

Patterson turns on Christmas lights

The city of Patterson held its annual Christmas lighting ceremony Sunday night at Morey Park.

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Solar's Apartments in Morgan City are now where the Newport Motel once stood. A clerk at the motel said she saw Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby there about a week before President John F. Kennedy's assassination.

From the Editor: Morgan City appears in JFK files

Last month’s federally mandated release of more than 3,000 documents related to the assassination of John F.



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