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The Patterson Lumberjacks and Berwick Panthers had multiple representatives on the All-District 9-3A first team. Patterson had seven representatives, while Berwick had four representatives.
The St. Mary Parish School Board will interview five candidates for the vacant superintendent’s post in 45-minute blocks, beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Central Office Complex in Centerville.
Two projects spearheaded by local high school students got a boost Wednesday when the St. Mary Parish Council agreed to provide funding. The council heard from Morgan City and Franklin high school students on the proposed projects they presented during the Morgan City Rotary Club’s New Generation Conference in March.

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Holiday events abound in area

Comile Cuvillier was picking out a Christmas tree with his daughter, Bentlee Cuvillier, Monday night at Bayou Vista Community Fellowship in Bayou Vista.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A variety of events are on tap for Tri-City area residents wishing to partake in holiday festivities with their families.
Nov. 30 through Dec. 31

La. 182 oaks granted pardon from Gov. Bobby Jindal

Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development had planned to cut 13 live oak trees along La. 182 near Moresi Road as part of a project to upgrade a portion of the highway. DOTD says the centuries’ old live oaks are too close to the road, creating safety issues. Resident Donovan Garcia said, “The DOTD does not need to remove these trees. They are taking a cheap way out and they don’t know what they’re talking about. They can save these trees if they want to.” The trees were spared by order of Gov. Bobby Jindal Tuesday.

BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Secretary Sherri LeBas issued the following statement Tuesday to update community members on DOTD’s La.

FFH special

A special meeting of the Hospital Service District 1 Board of Commissioners will be held Wednesday at noon in the board room at Franklin Foundation Hospital.


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