Morgan City High School’s Ke’Aira Turner, right, has been invited to participate in
Down Under Sports Tournaments track and field event July 5-13 in Brisbane Austrailia. Turner will run in the 200-meter dash. Above, Turner prepares to hand off to teammate Haley Harris during a relay this past season. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School’s Ke’Aira Turner will participate in the 15th Annual Down Under Track and Field Meet in Australia in July. Turner said she was selected to represent Louisiana in the 200-meter dash at the event, which will be held in Brisbane, Australia. Her trip will be July 5-13.

The American Legion Riders Post 96 of Morgan City carries American flags as they leave the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium on the 13th annual Freedom Ride.

Memorial Day Weekend in Morgan City had a different atmosphere this year as the inaugural Freedom Fest was held at Lake End Parkway in Morgan City. The event, put on by the American Legion Riders Post 96 in Morgan City, featured a car show, bike show, live music, food and guest speakers, among other things.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Department deputies escorted American Legion Riders and guests to veteran memorials across the parish Sunday where they placed wreaths. This one is at the St. Mary Parish Peace Memorial in Franklin.

Morgan City High School’s Ke’Aira Turner, right, has been invited to participate in
Down Under Sports Tournaments track and field event July 5-13 in Brisbane Austrailia. Turner will run in the 200-meter dash. Above, Turner prepares to hand off to teammate Haley Harris during a relay this past season. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

The American Legion Riders Post 96 of Morgan City carries American flags as they leave the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium on the 13th annual Freedom Ride.

In appreciation

Judge James R. McClelland, of the 16th Judicial District Court, was presented with a plaque Tuesday by court staff in recognition of having presided over St.

Morgan City High School choir performs

Morgan City High School Choir members sang Christmas carols at the Kiwanis Club meeting Friday to put members in the holiday spirit. From left, are Jahne Bailey, Club President Sadie Aucoin, Elisha Richard and Breannah Richard.
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Morgan City High School Choir members sang Christmas carols at the Kiwanis Club meeting Friday to put members in the holiday spirit.

Holy Cross Elementary outreach

Each grade at Holy Cross Elementary School has chosen an outreach project to benefit the community. During December, the kindergarten classes and the faculty and staff of Holy Cross Elementary School collected Christmas gifts for the residents of the Patterson Healthcare Center. With the many items collected are the kindergarten classes of Lynn Ann Beaudean and Lauren Boudreaux.
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Each grade at Holy Cross Elementary School has chosen an outreach project to benefit the community.

Hefty orange

Ralph Thomas of Morgan City holds a 1 lb. 14 oz. Washington navel orange grown at his residence.
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Ralph Thomas of Morgan City holds a 1 lb. 14 oz. Washington navel orange grown at his residence.

Teche Regional Medical Center speaker

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned about new staff and new equipment and the ongoing upgrades that Teche Regional Medical Center is experiencing from CEO Butch Frazier at a recent luncheon. From left are Frazier, Rotary Program Director Julie Domino and President Carla Prejean.
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Morgan City Rotary Club members learned about new staff and new equipment and the ongoing upgrades that Teche Regional Medical Center is experiencing from CEO Butch Frazier at a recent luncheon.

Patterson Healthcare socks

M C Bank recently donated “Cozy Toes Socks” to the residents of Patterson Healthcare. From left, are Maria Bolano, Jessica Dupre, Frances Dupre and Mary Eues, bank employees; Latefa Fletcher, Jessica Trahan, Alexis McIntyre, Rachel Buttgen, Robert Rhea and Margaret Paul, Patterson Healthcare employees; and Joyce Harrelson, Darlene Fromenthal, Tessie DuBois, Karen Fink and Terri DiMatteo, bank employees.
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M C Bank recently donated “Cozy Toes Socks” to the residents of Patterson Healthcare.
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Sports

Morgan City High School’s Ke’Aira Turner, right, has been invited to participate in
Down Under Sports Tournaments track and field event July 5-13 in Brisbane Austrailia. Turner will run in the 200-meter dash. Above, Turner prepares to hand off to teammate Haley Harris during a relay this past season. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School’s Ke’Aira Turner will participate in the 15th Annual Down Under Track and Field Meet in Australia in July.

Lifestyle

Bayou Vista Garden Club installed officers for 2015-17 during its May meeting. They are, from left, President Donna Bucci, Vice President Gloria Roy, Recording Secretary Jo Ann Ryan, Treasurer Janice Verret, Corresponding Secretary Annita Blanco, Historian Donna Richard and Chaplain Ann Breaux. Verdie Laws was installed as parliamentarian. The club will be on hiatus during the summer and meet again on Sept. 14.
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Bayou Vista Garden Club’s May meeting was highlighted by the presentation of awards and installation of officers.

Obituaries

Mary Ann Lay, a resident of Patterson, Louisiana, passed away in Houston May 5, 2015, at the age of 74.
Arrangements are pending.

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