Morgan City should have a new police chief named before the end of April, the city’s third chief in just more than two years, according to Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi.
The Broussard-Harris Committee hosted its 11th Annual Black Achievement Award Banquet Saturday, March 14 at Broussard-Harris Recreation Center. Among the 18 honorees were Larmen Jenkins, above with family, and Rose McCurtis, below with family. The theme of the evening was “Dream with a Vision, Live with a Purpose.”
Staff Report Berwick’s boys and Morgan City’s girls bowling team both fell in Bi Region bowling action at Holiday Lanes in Bossier City. The Morgan City girls, who last year finished on the cusp of a trip to the state semifinals, again finished in the same spot as they fell to top-seed Ellender, 17.5-9.5

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The Marine Corps League walked with the flags for the presentation of colors at the Blue Star Marker Memorial Service hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson on Friday at Patterson City Hall.
(The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The Marine Corps League walked with the flags for the presentation of colors at the Blue Star Marker Memorial Service hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson on Friday at Patt

Fallen Warriors Memorial statue installation

The statues designed by Cindy Burleson are being installed today by a crew from Schaefer Art Bronze. The statues are part of the Fallen Warriors Memorial on the grounds of the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Steve Randel is holding the statue while owner Tommy Ladd and Jake Ladd fasten the statue to the cement. A dedication ceremony for the memorial is planned at 11 a.m. Tuesday.
(The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The statues designed by Cindy Burleson are being installed today by a crew from Schaefer Art Bronze.

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Sports

CENTERVILLE’S CHRISTIAN ARIAS takes a lead off third base after slamming a triple and receiving instructions from Coach Barry Price Tuesday at the Centerville Baseball Field. The Centerville Bulldogs posted a 12-2 win over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons. Centerville will play host to Bell City on Thursday at 4 p.m.

CENTERVILLE _ Cole Candella ripped a solo homer and Christian Arias slammed a triple, leading the Centerville Bulldogs to a 12-2 victory over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons in an abbrevia

Lifestyle

While some crape myrtle pruning cuts may appear “architecturally” nice, this kind of pruning is still the improper way to prune crape myrtle trees.
--Allen Owings Photo

HAMMOND — Our spring- and summer-flowering trees and shrubs are growing and preparing for another great bloom season.

Obituaries

Fannie Lee Granger, born January 8, 1931, died on, March 28, 2015, in Houston, Texas.

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