Dist. 10 Parish Councilman Gabriel Beadle was elected chairman of the council after Dist. 9 Councilman Paul Naquin stepped down citing personal reasons.
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St. Mary Council on Aging Executive Director Beverly Domengeaux cleared up a matter that she said parish council members likely received phone calls about.
Before Tuesday’s meeting of the St. Mary Parish Council got into full swing, Council Chairman Paul Naquin relinquished his seat.
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Local governmental leaders gathered Tuesday in Berwick to proclaim Friday, Sept. 1, to be Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival T-shirt Day and to urge Tri-City area residents to wear festival T-shirts on that day. Signing the proclamations were, front row from left: Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan, Parish President David Hanagriff, Morgan City Mayor Frank "Boo" Grizzaffi and Berwick Town Council member Duval Arthur. Back row: Lee Darce of the festival staff; board President Bobby Dufrene; Vice President Rodney Grow; Director Darby Ratcliff; and board members Peggy Acosta and Ryan Yager.
The celebrant for the annual Mass in the Park and Blessing of the Fleet will be the Rev. Freddie Decal, pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.