From left, volunteers Tim Mayon and Mike Rebich, both with Matthew 25 International, work on a 4-inch water line Monday for the sprinkler system at the Adullam Household of Faith dormitory in Patterson.

Organizers for the Adullam Household of Faith expect to be able to start taking children into the home shortly after Jan. 1, 2015, the Rev. Marty Harden of Bethel Pentecostal Church said Monday.

Morgan City High School students in attendance at Sunday’s candlelight prayer vigil sang their alma mater at the close of the event held in the school’s parking lot. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle photos)

In response to a letter demanding the removal of prayer in public school-sponsored events, hundreds of community members and students held a candlelight prayer vigil at Morgan City High School Sunday night.

Morgan City High School student Michael Mancuso, center in red shirt, speaks to the news media Thursday at Lawrence Park in Morgan City in response to another high school student who objected to prayer at an assembly at the school.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

School leaders said today that St. Mary Parish school system policy affords students the opportunity to pray.

From left, volunteers Tim Mayon and Mike Rebich, both with Matthew 25 International, work on a 4-inch water line Monday for the sprinkler system at the Adullam Household of Faith dormitory in Patterson.

Morgan City High School students in attendance at Sunday’s candlelight prayer vigil sang their alma mater at the close of the event held in the school’s parking lot. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle photos)

Morgan City High School student Michael Mancuso, center in red shirt, speaks to the news media Thursday at Lawrence Park in Morgan City in response to another high school student who objected to prayer at an assembly at the school.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

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Boy suffers from little-known eye condition

Mary Alice Fuhrer and Tony Fuhrer sit with their son, James Fuhrer, 7, at their home in Berwick. James Fuhrer suffers from a neurological condition that causes involuntary eye movements known as nystagmus.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Imagine your eyes constantly moving side to side without cessation and seeing one image at a time in a choppy fashion instead of a continuous flow of images; that’s life for James Fuhrer.

School starts

The Bayou Vista Elementary School mascot welcomed children with open arms on the first day of school. Jordan Mayon is hugging as his sister, Braylee Mayon, walks up for her hug.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

School began for St. Mary Parish public and Holy Cross Elementary students today.

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Morgan City High School won its opener in its annual Tiger Classic with an 81-73 victory against West St. Mary Monday. Above is Morgan City’s Deondre Walker in
action. Morgan City will return to action today in the tournament when it faces South Lafourche in the day’s final game. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Morgan City High School held off a West St. Mary fourth-quarter rally for an 81-73 victory in the first-day action at Morgan City’s Tiger Classic.

Obituaries

Harry Granger, a native of Morgan City and resident of Houma, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.
Funeral arrangements are pending at this time.

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