A “SPLASH AND DASH” was recently held at the Chitimacha Recreation Center. It was a combination swim/run event in which the kids swam and ran designated distances according to their age group. After the swim, ribbons were awarded in the following age groups: 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 and 15-adult.
The Acadiana Mega Raffle held its Early Bird Drawing, the first of three drawings Friday and announces a total of 11 winners for 11 prizes Tuesday.

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Seventeen state lawmakers, including two representing portions of St. Mary Parish, asked a judge on Monday to end Louisiana’s use of the Common Core education standards in public schools, saying education leaders didn’t properly enact the multistate benchmarks.

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Donation to Patterson Healthcare

Patterson Healthcare Center is selling World’s Finest Chocolate with proceeds dedicated to their PAC Scholarship Fund. Since M C Bank employees also sell the candy year round for its fundraising projects it seemed logical to partner and assist the Patterson Healthcare. M C Bank’s customer service tellers, from left, are Tammie Johnson, Cindy Lacy, Rowenna Verrett and Joyce Harrelson, presenting a cash donation to Patterson Healthcare Center’s Kay Gussman, administrator; Jessica Trahan, marketing director and Margaret Paul, activity director. Anyone interested in helping with this endeavor should contact Jessica Trahan at 985-395-4563.
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Patterson Healthcare Center is selling World’s Finest Chocolate with proceeds dedicated to their PAC Scholarship Fund.

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Sports

A Back to School Volleyball Camp was held at Morgan City Junior High School for seventh and eighth grade volleyball teams Monday and Tuesday. Players worked on volleyball fundamentals in preparation for the coming season. First row, from left, manager Ty’Jana Francois, Sariyah Bourgeios, Aaliyah Davis, Haley Crappell, Drew Angeron, Brianna Burbante, and manager Laney Delgado. Middle row, from left, Ashanta Williams, Brysa Zamudio, Alaina Paray, Capt. Hannah Prado, Nia Lightfoot, Hadden Trotter, Randasha Grogan and Kayla Barrow. Back row, from left, instructor Claire Beadle, Al’Keirria Lewis, Capt. Sh’Diamond Holly, Terre’yan Johnson, Deryon Johnson, Jacelyn Bouillion, Jamia Francois, Leah Stockstill and instructor Sharlene Ruffin. Players not photographed are Mary Vincent and Capt. McKenzi Smith. (The Daily Review/Photos by Crystal Thielepape)

Lifestyle

Mary and Michael Landry
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Mary and Michael Landry of Stephensville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 4 with a renewal of vows at the Bayou Vista Community Center. The Rev. Nathan Rush officiated.

Obituaries

Baldwin - Memorial services will be held for Jerry Paul DeRouen Sr., 56, on Thursday July 24, 2014 at 6 p.m., at David Funeral Home of Jeanerette. Jerry Paul DeRouen Jr.

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