Judicial candidates Anthony Thibodeaux and Dean Wattigny have spent a combined $150,906 ahead of the Nov. 4 election, according to campaign finance reports. They are running for the Division A seat on the 16th Judicial District Court, which is being vacated by retiring judge Gerard B. Wattigny, the candidate’s brother.

Berwick and Patterson will meet Friday night in Berwick for a District 9-3A contest. The Panthers enter the contest coming off a 32-0 defeat to Donaldsonville a week ago, while Patterson picked up a win at home against E.D. White, 42-14. In the left photo, Berwick’s Gavin Barrilleaux, top and D.J. Robicheaux converge on a Donaldsonville ball carrier. Friday’s game in Berwick will begin at 7 p.m. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle)

Local rivals Patterson and Berwick are set to clash Friday at Geisler Stadium in Berwick. For Patterson (5-3, 2-0 District 9-3A), fresh off a dominant win against E.D. White last week, Friday’s game is a must-win.
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.

Berwick and Patterson will meet Friday night in Berwick for a District 9-3A contest. The Panthers enter the contest coming off a 32-0 defeat to Donaldsonville a week ago, while Patterson picked up a win at home against E.D. White, 42-14. In the left photo, Berwick’s Gavin Barrilleaux, top and D.J. Robicheaux converge on a Donaldsonville ball carrier. Friday’s game in Berwick will begin at 7 p.m. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle)

Police promotions announced

From left, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi with newly promoted police officers Betty Augman to captain and Mark Griffin Jr. to assistant chief and Police Chief Michael Banks.
(Submitted Photo)

Police Chief Michael Banks held police department promotions Wednesday. Betty Augman was promoted from lieutenant to captain while Mark Griffin Jr. was promoted from captain to assistant chief.

WWII veteran has no regrets for his sacrifice for freedom 70 years ago

Gerry DuBois sits in his home on Marshall Street Wednesday with medals he received for his service in the Army.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Nearly 70 years ago Gerry DuBois lay on the ground with mortar shell explosions and machine gun fire going on all around him, and he knew at that moment that he would never see again.

Police asking assistance in Glencoe shooting

Police are asking assistance in locating this truck or information pertaining to a 3:12 p.m. shooting Thursday in the 4400 block of La. 83 in Glencoe. Anyone with information on the truck or this case may contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-828-1960 or 985-384-1622.
(Submittted Photo/St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)

St. Mary Sheriff’s deputies are searching for a gunman who left one man injured in a Glencoe shooting Thursday afternoon.

Ribbon-cutting ceremony at Maison Jardin

Maison Jardin held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday for the Memorial Wing, which is more specialized for residents with dementia and is keypad coded to keep them safe. St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce ambassadors; Donna Meyer, chamber president; Emily Berry, community relations; Danette Ellis, assistant administrator; David Cassard, administrator; other staff members and several residents of Maison Jardin; and Tim Hymel, Morgan City mayor pro-tem; were present for the ribbon cutting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Maison Jardin held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday for the Memorial Wing, which is more specialized for residents with dementia and is keypad coded to keep them safe.

Arrest reports

A Houma couple was jailed Wednesday for stealing a flat screen TV from the Walmart in Bayou Vista after being located by Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives who were investigating a simil

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Sports

The Morgan City High School Tigers will continue District 7-4A action Friday when they travel to face Vandebilt Catholic. Morgan City has lost its last three ballgames, while Vandebilt Catholic has won its last two games. Above, Morgan City’s Hector Tolento looks to toss a pass, while James Bennett, left, and Bryce Reed block. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The Vandebilt Catholic Terriers and the Morgan City Tigers enter Friday’s game in opposite directions.

Lifestyle

Jordan Rost and Paige Rhodes
--VMA Photography

William and Charlotte Rhodes, of Franklin, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Paige Nikole Rhodes, to Jordan Cole Rost, son of Craig and Lorna Rost, of Maur

Obituaries

Matilda “Tillie” Gallow-Edwards

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

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