St. Mary Parish public schools will be closed Tuesday because of the threat of inclement weather, the school system said Monday.
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People participate in a march Monday from city hall in Morgan City to Mt. Zion Baptist Church as part of the St. Mary Chapter of NAACP’s Dr. Martin L. King Jr. Celebration. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
Patterson Civic Organization held its 2018 Annual MLK Celebration with a service at St. Luke Baptist Church and march to Cherry Street Park. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
Nearly half a century after Martin Luther King Jr.
Chuck Walters and Brenda Walters were presented as King and Queen Adonis XLIII during the men’s Krewe of Adonis tableau Jan. 13 at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Theme of the area’s first Mardi Gras ball of the season was “Adonis Fantasy World Adventures.” The krewe will also present the area’s only nighttime Carnival parade at 7 p.m. on Feb. 9 in Morgan City.
Mardi Gras officially began with Twelfth Night, Jan. 6, festivities. Carnival balls began Jan. 13.
Classes at Berwick Civic Complex, 6 p.m. Thursdays, $5. For info call 985-518-1176.