St. Mary Community Action Agency Head Start parents, including several dads came to their child’s center Wednesday to participate in the “Healing Hands” project.
Drs. Steven McPherson and Donna Tesi’s contracts with Franklin Foundation Hospital were terminated Wednesday by the board that regulates the hospital. The physicians were each given a 90-day notice without cause in which time the board instructed hospital chief Executive Officer Claudia Eisenmann to renegotiate their contracts.

The state Department of Transportation and Development announced plans to repair and preserve the La. 182 bridge over the Berwick Bay. The announcement was made during a visit by legislators and state highway officials to Morgan City on Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The La. 182 bridge over Berwick Bay appears to be safe from being demolished after an announcement Tuesday that the state Department of Transportation and Development has plans to preserve and repair the bridge.

The state Department of Transportation and Development announced plans to repair and preserve the La. 182 bridge over the Berwick Bay. The announcement was made during a visit by legislators and state highway officials to Morgan City on Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Port to receive site work bids Aug. 12 for emergency center

From left, former Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District Commissioner Greg Aucoin swears in new Commissioner Gary Duhon at Monday’s port commission meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Bids to begin site work at the Port of Morgan City’s $9.5 million Government Emergency Operations Center are set to be received by Aug. 12, Project Manager Walt Adams said.

Potential green fee increase turns into redhot budget item

Green fees at the Atchafalaya at Idlewild Golf Course may rise, according to budget deliberations Monday. Above is the clubhouse of the public course near Patterson.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

In an attempt to work through a preliminary budget during its workshop Monday, the Atchafalaya Golf Course Commission got side tracked by an argument over the condition of the grounds and a propose

Arrests reports

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A 38-year-old Berwick woman was jailed Monday after being accused of having used a stun gun on another person at a Morgan City residence, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news relea

River advisory issued

An advisory has been issued for the Atchafalaya River.

Mariners are advised to use caution when traveling through the Atchafalaya River Wednesday due to increased water flow into the river upstream, Coast Guard Lt.

Detectives arrest suspect in Bayou Vista shooting

A St. Mary Parish sheriff's deputy establishes a crime scene at the Middle and Polaris roads Tuesday afternoon.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A 23-year-old Bayou Vista man has been arrested in connection with a Tuesday afternoon shooting in Bayou Vista during which a 30-year-old man was shot in the torso and elbow, according to a St.

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Sports

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles finished their District 6-V season with a perfect mark after defeating West St. John 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-12) Tuesday in Morgan City. The game also served as Senior Night for the Lady Eagles. Above, Central Catholic’s Brittany Longman hits the ball. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles capped a perfect District 6-V season Tuesday with a 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-12) victory against West St. John on Senior Night.

Lifestyle

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lewis Meyer (nee: Nicole Ora Aucoin) of Morgan City, a boy, Braden Robert Meyer, on Oct. 3 at Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.

Obituaries

Matilda “Tillie” Gallow-Edwards, 85, a native of Ville Platte and resident of Berwick, died Monday, October 27, 2014, at 12 p.m., at her residence.

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