Young Memorial

South Central Louisiana Technical College’s Young Memorial Campus in Morgan City will become part of South Louisiana Community College effective July 1. The realignment was approved March 8 and will allow Young Memorial to offer general education courses and eventually associate degrees transferable to four-year universities. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

New role for Young Memorial

Within a few months, students will be able to take general education courses in Morgan City that will be transferable to any four-year college or university in Louisiana.

Austin Navarro congrats

Morgan City High’s Austin Navarro is congratulated by volunteers at the end of a race during Friday’s St. Mary Parish Special Olympics Track and Field Meet in Morgan City. (The Daily Review photos/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Allijah Bernauer competes

At right, Maitland Elementary student Allijah Bernauer competes in a race.

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Competitors in the parish’s Special Olympics track meet are congratulated by student volunteers at the finish line of a race Friday.

Hattie Watts opening ceremonies

Hattie Watts Elementary students and teachers walk during the opening ceremonies Friday for the St. Mary Parish Special Olympics Track and Field Meet in Morgan City.

torch run

Morgan City High’s Austin Navarro runs with the torch to begin Friday’s Special Olympics.

Special Olympics about fun, competition; St. Mary holds 40th annual track meet

Over 100 student-athletes had their chance to shine on the track and in the field, but it was also much more than just a track meet.



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