Local officials have begun closing floodgates as the Atchafalaya River continues to rise toward a projected crest near 7 feet Saturday.
MCHS commencement exercises were May 19 at Morgan City Municipal Auditorium.
CCHS commencement exercises May 20 at Holy Cross Catholic Church.
Billy Broadhurst, an adviser to Edwin Edwards and countless other elected officials across the state, has died, according to several people who knew him. He was 77.
Morgan City High School seniors became Morgan City graduates at commencement ceremonies Friday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium.