Dusty Rineheart

A 31-year-old Plaquemine man was indicted Monday in 16th Judicial District Court for second degree battery stemming from an Aug. 31 incident at Lake End Park in Morgan City, according to Assistant District Attorney Anthony Saleme.

Central Catholic’s Emma Aucoin fields a volleyball during the Lady Eagles’ contest against Landry-Walker earlier this season. The Lady Eagles finished 1-3 at H.L. Bourgeois’ tournament last week. On Monday, the Lady Eagles fell to Vandebilt Catholic. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles fell to Vandebilt Catholic Monday in Houma. No score was available from the contest, which pitted the Lady Eagles, a Division V semifinalist a year ago, against Vandebilt Catholic, the Division II runner-up. No individual stats were available.
A decision to rezone a 50-acre parcel of land in Garden City from high density residential to agricultural will have to wait another month.

Dusty Rineheart

Central Catholic’s Emma Aucoin fields a volleyball during the Lady Eagles’ contest against Landry-Walker earlier this season. The Lady Eagles finished 1-3 at H.L. Bourgeois’ tournament last week. On Monday, the Lady Eagles fell to Vandebilt Catholic. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Gulf of Mexico residents hail ruling against BP

St. Mary Parish is expected to receive $5.3 million if a ruling Thursday by U.S. District Court Judge Carl Barbier that BP was “grossly negligent” in its actions leading to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill stands. The ruling means BP faces penalities up to $4,300 per barrel of oil spilled. The chart is an estimate of the range of funding each of the parishes will receive, based on BP being fined $4,300 per barrel spilled from BP’s estimate of 2.45 billion barrels to the U.S. Department of Justice estimate of 4.1 billion barrels.
(Graph from U.S. Mary Landrieu's office)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Environmentalists, recreational fishermen and people who make their living on the Gulf of Mexico are hailing a federal judge’s ruling that could mean $18 billion in additional fi

Inspection on the old Atchafalaya River bridge

The La. 182 bridge was scheduled to be closed from 8 a.m. to noon today for a routine inspection. The Long-Allen Bridge was opened for traffic in 1933 and was a major crossing over the Atchafalay River until the E.J. Lionel Grizzaffi Bridge on U.S. 90 opened in 1975.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The La. 182 bridge was scheduled to be closed from 8 a.m. to noon today for a routine inspection.

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The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Department Benevolent Association presents the second annual Run with the Fuzz 5K and Children’s 1-mile fun run.

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Michael Tamporello and Ashley Fears
--Brocato Photojournalism

Mr. and Mrs. Glynn Fears, of Morgan City, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Ashley Lyn Fears, to Michael Louis Tamporello, son of Mr. and Mrs.

Obituaries

Willa “Kay” Seibert

Willa “Kay” Seibert, 71, passed away Sept. 14, 2014, at Charlier Hospice in Evansville, Indiana.

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