From left St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, Safariland Account Manager Erik Belsom, Major John Kahl Jr., Lieutenant Dustin Kennedy and Chief Deputy Scott Anslum.

On the morning of Dec. 27, 2015, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a shooting at a residence in the Jeanerette area. Once they arrived on scene, a suspect began shooting at the deputies from within the residence, Sheriff Mark Hebert said.
The St. Mary Parish Council meeting Wednesday featured several guest speakers who came before the governing body to deliver important messages about coming events in the community and the changing landscape of the parish judicial system.

Sharon Splane, right, enjoys an art show with friends in the lobby of the Teche Theatre last weekend before a dance recital. The Bayou Beaux Art Show and Dance Recital was the culmination of a summer program sponsored by the City of Franklin.

From left St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, Safariland Account Manager Erik Belsom, Major John Kahl Jr., Lieutenant Dustin Kennedy and Chief Deputy Scott Anslum.

Sharon Splane, right, enjoys an art show with friends in the lobby of the Teche Theatre last weekend before a dance recital. The Bayou Beaux Art Show and Dance Recital was the culmination of a summer program sponsored by the City of Franklin.

Report: 42% of St. Mary households can’t afford cost of living

A homeless connect resource fair was held Tuesday at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center. The community pulled their resources together to work with persons in need. There were several volunteer tables set up ready to provide resources and services. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority members Lucy Watson, Juanita Lagard, and Brittane’e Davis were preparing personal bagged items. (The Dailiy Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Forty-two percent of St.

New power plant set to open Feb. 17

The new Louisiana Energy and Power Authority Power Plant on Youngs Road in Morgan City is scheduled to be in operation by Feb. 17. Officials say the plant will provide power bill stability and power reliability to the city. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The new natural-gas-fueled Louisiana Energy and Power Authority Plant in Morgan City is scheduled to be in operation by Feb.

Conservation district seeks input from parish residents

Representatives of the St. Mary Soil and Water Conservation District attended the annual Louisiana Association of Conservation Districts conference in Lafayette recently. Commissioner of Agriculture Mike Strain addressed the group at The Master Farmer Luncheon. Strain will be speaking this summer at the local district’s annual banquet. From left are Commissioner Strain, Board Member Buffa Broussard, Auxiliary President Faith Broussard, NRCS District Conservationist Kayla Hebert, NRCS State Conservationist Kevin Norton, District Administrative CoordinatorAndrea Dumesnil, Auxiliary Vice President Mary Ann Hebert and District Chairman JP Hebert.

St. Mary Soil and Water Conservation District and Natural Resources Conservation Service will be hosting its annual Locally Led Conservation Meeting to identify resources concerns in St.

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Debra Bolden Smith, 53, a native of Morgan City and resident of Patterson, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at her residence.

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