Stan Beaubouef portrays town of Berwick founder Thomas Berwick on Saturday during the fourth annual Celebrate Berwick Heritage Program under the U.S. 90 bridge. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

LA Rhythm plays Sunday at The Lighthouse Festival in Berwick. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Kids enjoy the Zero Gravity carnival ride Sunday during The Lighthouse Festival on the Berwick riverfront. (The Daily Re-view/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Lighthouse festival photos

The Tour du Teche kayak and canoe race was supposed to finish Sunday in Berwick in conjunction with the Lighthouse Festival, but ended early Saturday in New Iberia due to the uncertainty of Hurrica

Annie Ferguson, left, and Michelle Revoir talk about their three-month paddling trip down the Mississippi River and into the Atchafalaya during a visit Saturday to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4222 in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Combat veterans Annie Ferguson and Michelle Revoir visited Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4222 in Morgan City on Saturday near the end of a 2,300-mile paddling trip. From left, are Allan Pellerin, commandant of the Marine Corps League-St. Mary Detachment; Ferguson; VFW Post 4222 Commander Kenneth Lodrigue; Revoir; and American Legion Post 242 Commander Troy LaRive. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Healing on the water

Coping with the experiences of serving in combat is a monumental task many veterans face upon returning to civilian life.



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