The Morgan City Tigers fell to the E.D. White Cardinals in a battle of top 10 teams in Morgan City Tuesday. The Cardinals edged the Tigers, 1-0, scoring the match’s only points in the second half. Above, is Morgan City’s Michael Mejai in action during the second half of Tuesday’s contest. Morgan City will close its regular season Friday at Vandebilt Catholic. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

In a Division II top 10 matchup, E.D. White edged Morgan City High School, 1-0, in District 7-II boys’ soccer action Tuesday.
Tuesday’s Scores BOYS’ BASKETBALL Airline 87, Haughton 62 Albany 61, Amite 57 Anacoco 98, Hornbeck 40 Archbishop Hannan 52, Varnado 44 Ascension Episcopal 58, Vermilion Catholic 44 Atlanta 89, Jonesville Central 19 Barbe 45, Acadiana 43 Baton Rouge Catholic 50, McKinley 48

Aimee Monnin talks about Morgan City’s vicious dog ordinance at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Several members of the public asked for a repeal of the city’s ban on pit bulls and a lessening of restrictions on Rottweilers in the city during Tuesday’s City Council meeting.

The Morgan City Tigers fell to the E.D. White Cardinals in a battle of top 10 teams in Morgan City Tuesday. The Cardinals edged the Tigers, 1-0, scoring the match’s only points in the second half. Above, is Morgan City’s Michael Mejai in action during the second half of Tuesday’s contest. Morgan City will close its regular season Friday at Vandebilt Catholic. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Aimee Monnin talks about Morgan City’s vicious dog ordinance at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Flipped 18-wheeler on U.S. 90 blocks traffic 6 hours

A tractor-trailer loaded with hay flipped on its side on the westbound lane of U.S. 90 east of the Hollywood Truck Plaza Sunday morning. The wreck blocked traffic for about six hours, Berwick Police Chief James Richard said.
(Submitted Photo Courtesy of Berwick Police Chief James Richard )

An 18-wheeler carrying 600 bales of hay flipped on its side on U.S.

Shrimp and Petroleum Festival on target for Labor Day Weekend

Hailee Thomas, of Morgan City, was crowned Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival queen and Michael Patterson, of Berwick, was named king during the festival’s coronation court on Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Patterson is president and CEO of Central Boat Rentals. He graduated from Nicholls State University in 1989 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He is a board member and past chairman of the Atchafalaya Chapter of the American Petroleum Institute and St. Mary Golf and Country Club, and a board member of the Lakewood Hospital Foundation and the Petroleum Club of Morgan City. He and his wife, Erin, have two children. Thomas, 19-year-old daughter of Seth and Mary Thomas, of Morgan City, is a graduate of Central Catholic High School in Morgan City. She attends the University of Louisiana at Lafayette majoring in interior design. They will reign over the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival to be held Thursday through Monday in downtown Morgan City.
)Skeet’s Photo Service)

Louisiana’s oldest chartered harvest festival is scheduled to celebrate 79 years of tradition and family fun this upcoming Labor Day Weekend, Thursday to Monday.

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The Morgan City Tigers fell to the E.D. White Cardinals in a battle of top 10 teams in Morgan City Tuesday. The Cardinals edged the Tigers, 1-0, scoring the match’s only points in the second half. Above, is Morgan City’s Michael Mejai in action during the second half of Tuesday’s contest. Morgan City will close its regular season Friday at Vandebilt Catholic. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

In a Division II top 10 matchup, E.D. White edged Morgan City High School, 1-0, in District 7-II boys’ soccer action Tuesday.

Lifestyle

Catherine Siracusa, St. Mary Parish Black Bear Conflict officer, gave a presentation on “Black Bear Safety in St. Mary Parish” at the Patterson Garden Club January meeting.
--Submitted Photo

Patterson Garden Club held its monthly meeting Jan. 20 at the home of Iris Roy.

Obituaries

Victor Stewart, a former resident of Amelia who was born Nov. 30, 1951, in Baton Rouge, died Jan. 23, 2015.
Stewart was a resident of Amelia for two years.

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