St. Mary Parish School Board held a Mardi Gras ornament decorating contest this year. The first-place winner was Alli Blakeman, a 12th-grade student at Patterson High School.
The annual Amani events rolls through Patterson Feb. 24.
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The St. Mary Parish School Board recognized Morgan City High's Teacher and Student of the Month at the Feb. 13 meeting. Honored were Spanish teacher Grisel Torres, left, and 12th grade student Michelle Lam. With them is Principal Mickey Fabre.
St. Mary Parish School Board recognized students and employees of the month at their regular meeting on Feb. 13.
D.A. "Butch" Gautreaux, who represented the Morgan City area in the state House and Senate and ran for lieutenant governor, died Saturday. He was 72.
The parade rolls through Berwick on Feb. 22.