Sen. Bret Allain

Area legislators were the guests at a St. Mary Chamber of Commerce luncheon Wednesday in Franklin. Representative Beryl A. Amedee, (Dist. 51) was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives in November, 2015 and an “unprecedented” series of legislative sessions awaited.

Samuel Guarisco
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Class 1A state champion Central Catholic took two of three individual honors on the Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association’s Class 1A All-State baseball team. Central Catholic senior shortstop Samuel Guarisco was named Player of the Year, while the Eagles skipper, Tyler Jensen, is Coach of the Year.
The St. Mary and Franklin Banner-Tribune will change its publishing schedule effective July 1, according to publisher Allan Von Werder.

Sen. Bret Allain

Samuel Guarisco
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Lady Chops: Reading with a rhythm

Elizabeth “Lady Chops” Vidos leads the Girl Power United band as they play musical instruments Tuesday at the St. Mary Parish Library in Centerville. Vidos is participating in the summer reading library program statewide. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Percussionist Elizabeth Vidos, also known as Lady Chops, is taking her passion for drumming on the road one library at a time throughout the state.

Lake End Parkway cabin restrictions proposed

A ribbon cutting was held in April for the opening of three new cabins at Lake End Parkway in Morgan City to add to the three cabins already there. (The Daily Review/file photo)

Parties of up to 200 people at the Lake End Parkway cabins have led Morgan City officials to consider placing restrictions on the number of visitors allowed at each cabin.

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Samuel Guarisco
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Class 1A state champion Central Catholic took two of three individual honors on the Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association’s Class 1A All-State baseball team.

Obituaries

Cynthia Marie Ballet, 63, a native of Berwick and resident of Morgan City, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 11:42 p.m., at the Patterson Healthcare Center.

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