On Tuesday, Morgan City High School Tiger Band members were practicing on campus. Stephanie Leblanc and Austin Duval are playing the instruments up front and the other members of the band are marching behind.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Students in St. Mary Parish public schools report to school Aug. 7. Students will be marked absent if they are not present on the opening day of school, St. Mary Parish Superintendent Donald Aguillard reminded parents in a news release.

Morgan City High Baseball Head Coach Tim Vidos (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Morgan City High School’s newly-hired head baseball coach is a familiar face around the program having been involved with Morgan City Tiger baseball on and off for about 30 years.

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Would you know how to pilot an 850-pound diving suit? Alan Nursall learned how to do just that and about the science behind the Atmospheric Diving System at Phoenix International Wednesday when he was in Bayou Vista to tape a segment for Daily Planet, a science and technology show on Discovery Canada.

On Tuesday, Morgan City High School Tiger Band members were practicing on campus. Stephanie Leblanc and Austin Duval are playing the instruments up front and the other members of the band are marching behind.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Morgan City High Baseball Head Coach Tim Vidos (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Car show fundraiser for Fallen Warriors Memorial

Ronnie Ratcliff of Morgan City looks at a 1923 Ford T-Bucket owned by Paul Soper of Thibodaux at Saturday’s Morgan City Fallen Warriors Memorial Open Car, Truck, and Bike Show at Lirette Ford Lincoln in Morgan City. The show, which was organized by the Southeast Louisiana Bayou Mustang Club, raised about $10,000 for the Fallen Warriors Memorial to be built at Cypress Park in Morgan City. Organizers need to raise about $150,000 to construct the memorial, he said. A groundbreaking ceremony in Cypress Park will take place Memorial Day. A dinner fundraiser will be held May 22 at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City. Tickets will go on sale after April 29, Marc Distefano, a project organizer, said. The guest speaker will be retired Maj. Gen. Larry Harrington, who Distefano met while stationed in Iraq.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Ronnie Ratcliff of Morgan City looks at a 1923 Ford T-Bucket owned by Paul Soper of Thibodaux at Saturday’s Morgan City Fallen Warriors Memorial Open Car, Truck, and Bike Show at Lirette Ford Linco

Arrest reports

Eddie Lee Brown IV

A 41-year-old Morgan City man was arrested Friday after he was found to possess identification that had been changed to hide his sex offender status, St.

Patterson High fire alarm

Patterson High School students were evacuated to the school’s bleachers about noon Friday because of an air conditioner fire on the roof of the building. The fire caused smoke to billow into the halls, according to Principal Rachael Credeur. There were no injuries, and students returned to lunch and their classes about 45 minutes later.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

Patterson High School students were evacuated to the school’s bleachers about noon Friday because of an air conditioner fire on the roof of the building.

Survivors, supporters celebrate at ‘Relay for Life’

Cancer survivors walk in the survivor’s lap during the Morgan City-East St. Mary Relay for Life Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Holding the banner, from left, are cancer survivors Joy Burns, Dewanna Besse and Pat Cavett.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Cancer survivors and their supporters walked around the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium for 10 hours Saturday as part of the annual Relay for Life symbolizing a day in the life of a cancer patient

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Michael Phelps will match his most grueling program since coming out of retirement, entering four events at next week’s U.S. national championships.

Lifestyle

Local artist Vera Deville Judycki, left, of Morgan City, has 15 paintings featured in an art show at City Club at River Ranch in Lafayette, her second at the club.

Obituaries

James Allen Dyson Sr.

October 20, 1931 — July 25, 2014
James Allen Dyson Sr., died Friday, July 25, 2014, at The Crossing of Clarity Hospice in Baton Rouge at the age of 82.

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