Ribbon cutting ceremonies were held Friday for the Lamp Station, a new local business dedicated to providing local artisans with retail space for their arts and crafts. Owners Gary and Diane Wiltz hosted St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce representatives, local officials and well-wishers to mark the outlet’s official opening.

Central Catholic High School fell to Hanson Memorial Saturday, 3-1 as costly errors and a lack of hitting doomed the squad. Above, Central Catholic pitcher Greg Leger Jr. fires a pitch. Leger pitched 6.1 innings and allowed just three hits, walked five, hit one batter and fanned 10. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

AMELIA — Hanson’s John Guienze limited Central Catholic’s offense, and the Eagles’ defense committed costly errors late in a 3-1 loss Saturday in a top 5 Class 1A matchup.

Brenna Eaker, at left in the photo at left, along with Kim Bouldin, Rebecca Hudson and Gracie Cole, skate up the La. 182 bridge from Morgan City to Berwick on Sunday. They are pushing strollers with about 100 pounds of gear in each one.
The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

A Colorado women’s roller derby team, on a mission to raise funds to stop domestic violence and sexual assault, skated their way into the Tri-City area Sunday as part of a 2,800-mile trip across the country.

Central Catholic High School fell to Hanson Memorial Saturday, 3-1 as costly errors and a lack of hitting doomed the squad. Above, Central Catholic pitcher Greg Leger Jr. fires a pitch. Leger pitched 6.1 innings and allowed just three hits, walked five, hit one batter and fanned 10. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Brenna Eaker, at left in the photo at left, along with Kim Bouldin, Rebecca Hudson and Gracie Cole, skate up the La. 182 bridge from Morgan City to Berwick on Sunday. They are pushing strollers with about 100 pounds of gear in each one.
The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

Police: Car hits Morgan City house; no one injured

A car ran into a house today on Sixth Street in Morgan City. No one was injured in the incident, according to police. The driver was cited for careless operation with an accident. (Submitted photo)

A car ran into a house on Sixth Street in Morgan City today, but no one was injured in the incident, according to Morgan City police.

Around Town

Happy birthday on Saturday to Monica Pollard from Rodney, your boys and the Pollard family … Happy 2nd birthday to Elliot Anslem, love PaPaw and Mamaw and family … A blessed and speedy recovery to

Drainage district asks voters for property tax renewal

St. Mary Parish Consolidated Gravity Drainage District 2 station 7, located on Railroad Avenue in Morgan City, was pumping water Thursday. The district uses levees and the pump stations to fight flooding in Morgan City.

Even for long-time Louisiana residents, the terminology is dense and obscure: a 2.5-mill renewal for St. Mary Consolidated Gravity Drainage District No. 2.

Pages

St. Mary Now & Franklin Banner-Tribune

Franklin Banner-Tribune
P.O. Box 566, Franklin, LA 70538
Phone: 337-828-3706
Fax: 337-828-2874

Morgan City Daily Review
P.O. Box 948, Morgan City, LA 70381
Phone: 985-384-8370
Fax: 985-384-4255

Follow Us