Sheriff’s investigators are seeking two suspects in an alleged home invasion in the Charenton area. At about 11:30 a.m. Friday deputies responded to a residential burglary in the 7000 block area of La. 87 in Charenton.

La. Commissioner of Agriculture Mike Strain, left, and 2014 Conservationist of the Year Wilson Terry

St. Mary Soil & Water Conservation District held its fourth Farmer and Rancher Appreciation banquet recently at the Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino. It was a jointly-sponsored occasion with the parish USDA Service Center.

Donna Peveto

A 57-year-old Houma woman accused of stealing more than $633,000 from a Morgan City business was arrested Thursday, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release. Donna Sue Peveto, 57, of Houma, was arrested at 11:25 a.m. Thursday on a warrant for seven counts of felony theft totaling $633,700, Banks said.

La. Commissioner of Agriculture Mike Strain, left, and 2014 Conservationist of the Year Wilson Terry

Donna Peveto

Arrest reports

Matthew Tabor

A Thibodaux man was jailed for drunken driving after he attempted to run another vehicle off the road in Morgan City and then fled from officers, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a ne

Former Morgan City players are on ULL’s NCAA Tournament team

Louisiana-Lafayette sophomore forward Shawn Long is one of the Cajuns’ leading scorers. Long played at Morgan City High School.
Photo Courtesy of Louisiana Ragin’ Cajun Athletics

When Louisiana-Lafayette takes on Creighton Friday afternoon for its second-round NCAA basketball contest, Morgan City will be represented on the court and on the sidelines.

Teche Regional employees support autism awareness

Teche Regional Medical Center employees participated in the Autism Society Bayou 5k Run/Walk for Autism Awareness on March 15. Employees wore blue shirts that stated, “Supporting a Healthy Community … 1 mile at a Time.” Teche Regional also served as the medical tent for the run. Team members included Sabrina Roy, Joy Burns, Cole Romero, Brad Scully, Scott Williams, Noah Waguespack, Rachel Torres, Tabby Lipari, Kayla Guillot, Christie Lirette, Rachel Naquin, Skye Bailey, Rod Bailey, Tyra Dupuy, Keith Grimball, Tara Lathrop, Sarah Pontiff, Audrie Jones, Jeanette Lizcano, Michelle Taylor, Cyrus Kiyarfar, Patti Givens, Tracy Rankin, Linda Francis, Julie Domino, Emily Loupe, Kelly Billot, Paul Lousteau and Mary Loupe.
(Submitted Photo)

Teche Regional Medical Center employees participated in the Autism Society Bayou 5k Run/Walk for Autism Awareness on March 15.

17th annual St. Mary Parish Student Art Show

Winners in the second-third grade division of the 17th annual St. Mary Parish Student Art Show were announced at the Artists Guild Unlimited gallery in Morgan City. They are, from left, best of show, Sarai Richardson, MD Shannon; first place, Caroline Broussard, MD Shannon; third place, Kali Lasseigne, Berwick Elementary; and honorable mentions, Dontrell Miller, MD Shannon; Kady Bertrand, Immanuel Christian; and Jace Pellerin, Glencoe Charter.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

The 17th annual St. Mary Parish Student Art Show is being held through March 28 at the Artists Guild Unlimited gallery in Morgan City.
Winners were announced March 11.

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The third annual Bayou BBQ Bash had two visiting queens make an appearance at the July 18 and 19 event in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Mr. Bob Michael Joseph, 70, a resident and native of Charenton, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 5:30 a.m., at Ochsner Extended Care Hospital in Kenner following a short illness.

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