Kara Klahn and Noah Johnson were enjoying the carnival rides on Sunday at the festival.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The weather may have dampened the festival Saturday, but festival goers made up for the day they missed on Sunday, organizers say. “Saturday was a washout. Sunday was awesome. Last night, the park was packed and for most of the day,” Lee Delaune, Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival director, said.

Central Catholic High School shut out Sacred Heart of Ville Platte, 14-0, at the Kiwanis Club of Lafayette’s jamboree Friday. Above, Central Catholic’s Stefano Guarisco stops Sacred Heart’s Caleb Soileau. Guarisco was named Central Catholic’s Most Valuable Player by the jamboree after scoring two touchdowns on offense, while rushing for 66 yards and recording 48 yards receiving. On defense, he also recorded two interceptions. (The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Central Catholic cashed in on Sacred Heart of Ville Platte turnovers en route to a 14-0 win in the finale of three games at the Kiwanis Club of Lafayette’s jamboree at Teurlings Catholic Friday.

De’JOHN PARKER (23) and LaDarrius Davis (33) take a breather after leading the Franklin Hornets to a 24-7 win over the West St. Mary Wolfpack in the First Annual St. Mary West Jamboree Friday at J. C. Dry Stadium.

De’John Parker and LaDarrius Davis took turns churning up huge chunks of real estate, leading the Franklin High School Hornets to a 24-7 win over the West St. Mary Wolfpack at Friday’s First Annual St. Mary West Football Jamboree at J. C. Dry Stadium.

Kara Klahn and Noah Johnson were enjoying the carnival rides on Sunday at the festival.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Central Catholic High School shut out Sacred Heart of Ville Platte, 14-0, at the Kiwanis Club of Lafayette’s jamboree Friday. Above, Central Catholic’s Stefano Guarisco stops Sacred Heart’s Caleb Soileau. Guarisco was named Central Catholic’s Most Valuable Player by the jamboree after scoring two touchdowns on offense, while rushing for 66 yards and recording 48 yards receiving. On defense, he also recorded two interceptions. (The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

De’JOHN PARKER (23) and LaDarrius Davis (33) take a breather after leading the Franklin Hornets to a 24-7 win over the West St. Mary Wolfpack in the First Annual St. Mary West Jamboree Friday at J. C. Dry Stadium.

Arrests reports

Elizabeth Lewis

A 34-year-old Bayou Vista man was jailed Wednesday after detectives found 34 plastic bottles used to produce meth at his residence, St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert said in a news release.

Arrests reports

Carleun Chapman

A 50-year-old Patterson man has been charged with aggravated incest after being accused of molesting a 7-year-old girl, Patterson Police Detective Larry Jones said.

Shrimp & Petroleum Festival starts

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Thursday to open the 79th Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival, which continues through Monday. Among those present were Festival King Michael Patterson, Festival Queen Hailee Thomas, Children’s Day King Remington Begley, Children’s Day Queen Emily Price, board members and workers of the Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival, members of the St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, parish officials, family and friends.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival continues through Monday and organizers are hoping it will be one of the best years yet despite the forecast.

Holy Cross science lesson

Students in third through sixth grades at Holy Cross Elementary School in Morgan City learned cell theory in science class. Each student in sixth grade built an edible DNA model with Twizzlers, marshmallows and toothpicks while learning basic DNA structure and the rules of base pairing. The students in fourth and sixth grades created plant or animal cells identifying the parts of the cell and the function of each part. Sixth-graders Peyton Skiles and Haley Fontenot show their models of a plant and animal cell.
(Submitted Photo)

Students in third through sixth grades at Holy Cross Elementary School in Morgan City learned cell theory in science class.

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The Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Kings Club gathered Aug. 27 to welcome new Shrimp and Petroleum Festival King Michael Patterson.

Obituaries

Gerald “Jeppy” Romero

November 18, 1933 — August 29, 2014
Gerald “Jeppy” Romero, a resident of Bayou Vista, earned his heavenly reward on Aug. 29, 2014, at the age of 80.

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