Hannah Morgan Crochet won the Marlene Hendrix Memorial Music Scholarship for 2017, offered by the Community Concert Association of Morgan City.
Jennifer Tran, a 2017 MCHS graduate, was presented the H & B Young Foundation Scholarship on May 19 during the school's graduation ceremony. The scholarship is valued at $12,000 over a four-year period. She is the daughter of Phung Tran and Luu Dung. Presenting the scholarship to Tran was Principal Mickey Fabre III.
Cassie Aloisio was presented the second H&B Young Foundation Scholarship by Principal Fabre. She is the daughter of Anna and Mico Aloisio. Her scholarship is valued at $6,000 over a four-year period.
Christopher Gros won the third H & B Young Foundation Scholarship May 19. The scholarship is valued at $6,000 over a four-year period. Gros is the son of Carmen Gros and the late Christopher Gros. Fabre presented the scholarship.
Morgan City High scholarships
Bayous already full from the rise in the Atchafalaya River are overflowing in some places due to steady rainfall that will stay in the forecast for the rest of the week.
The Fallen Warriors Memorial in Morgan City includes statues depicting three soldiers: a World War I doughboy; a GI representing servicemen in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam; and a soldier who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The middle soldier, dressed in a G.I. uniform, is kneeling while handing an American flag to a young boy. Behind the statues is a wall of honor with names of each soldier from the Tri-City area killed in combat or as a result combat wounds. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
On Monday, people across the United States will reflect on the ultimate sacrifices that so many military members made for their country.