Workers construct cabins at Lake End Parkway during April 2015. Work was completed later that year, and there are now six cabins at the parkway. City officials eventually plan to build 12 more cabins. On Tuesday, the city council approved submitting a request for state capital outlay funds that includes money to build more cabins. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

City again requests $11 million in state funds for projects

Morgan City officials hope state legislators will decide to put some money toward nearly $11 million worth of infrastructure projects in 2018, for which the city has been attempting to get funds th

Workers harvest sugar cane Monday in this field just east of Franklin. Industry officials say the 2017 harvest is off to solid start early on in the season. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)

Sugar cane harvest off to solid start

Early signs point to a good sugar cane harvest this year, but the weather in the coming weeks will dictate how the season finishes, according to industry officials.



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