LSU senior Vernon Norwood was voted Men’s Track and Field Athlete of the Year on the Louisiana Sports Writers Track and Field College Team. The Morgan City alum also made the list in the 400-meter run with the top time, while he combined with teammates’ for the top times in the 4x100-meter relay and 4x400-meter relay. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Bryan Wayne, LSU Sports Information)

NCAA Indoor and Outdoor 400-meter champion Vernon Norwood of LSU led the special award winners on the Louisiana Sports Writers Track and Field College Team announced this past weekend by the organization.
New officers of the Rotary Club of Franklin were installed at a special banquet on June 30. From left are District 6200 Assistant Governor Lea Hebert, who performed the installation; James Evans IV, incoming president; Peggy Lewis, secretary; Iris Sharpe, treasurer; Tom Kramer, sergeant at arms; and Ron Bailey, outgoing president.
The bridge over the Franklin Canal on Chatsworth Road is now closed for major renovation by Coastal Bridge Co. of Baton Rouge. It is scheduled to reopen on July 27. Detour routes are posted.

LSU senior Vernon Norwood was voted Men’s Track and Field Athlete of the Year on the Louisiana Sports Writers Track and Field College Team. The Morgan City alum also made the list in the 400-meter run with the top time, while he combined with teammates’ for the top times in the 4x100-meter relay and 4x400-meter relay. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Bryan Wayne, LSU Sports Information)

La. 70 at Lake End Park closed due to diesel spill

An 18-wheeler loaded with diesel fuel overturned Thursday morning on La. 70.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

La. 70 at Lake End Park was shut down and police diverted traffic through the park due to a diesel truck leaking fuel after the truck overturned this morning, police spokesman Capt.

Patterson mayor may get pay hike

Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan is shown at Tuesday's City Council meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

The City Council moved forward Tuesday with plans to increase the mayor’s salary to bring it closer to the salaries of mayors in comparable, surrounding communities, council members said.

Jingle Mingle preparations in Morgan City

Morgan City firefighter Justin Martin and operator Reed Stephens hosed the pavement under the U.S. 90 bridge on Tuesday in preparation for the upcoming Jingle Mingle that starts at 8 a.m. Saturday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Morgan City firefighter Justin Martin and operator Reed Stephens hosed the pavement under the U.S. 90 bridge on Tuesday in preparation for the upcoming Jingle Mingle that starts at 8 a.m.

Groundbreaking held in Morgan City for emergency operations center

A groundbreaking for the Port of Morgan City’s new Government Emergency Operations Center was held Tuesday at the site on La. 182 next to the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. From left are Port Commissioners Matt Ackel, Tim Matthews Sr., Joey Foret, Deborah Garber; Port Executive Director Raymond “Mac” Wade; Port Commissioner Gary Duhon; State Rep. Sam Jones; State Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols; State Sen. Bret Allain; Port Commission President Jerry Gauthier; and Port Commissioners Duane Lodrigue, Joseph Cain and Scott Melancon.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Groundbreaking ceremonies for the $10 million Governmental Operations and Emergency Center were held Tuesday in Morgan City.

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LSU senior Vernon Norwood was voted Men’s Track and Field Athlete of the Year on the Louisiana Sports Writers Track and Field College Team. The Morgan City alum also made the list in the 400-meter run with the top time, while he combined with teammates’ for the top times in the 4x100-meter relay and 4x400-meter relay. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Bryan Wayne, LSU Sports Information)

NCAA Indoor and Outdoor 400-meter champion Vernon Norwood of LSU led the special award winners on the Louisiana Sports Writers Track and Field College Team announced this past weekend by the organi

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Brittany Melancon and Shane Falgout
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Jason Melancon and Pricilla Mena of Houma wish to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittany Ann Melancon, to Shane Alan Falgout, son of Bobby and Sibyl Falgout of

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September 24, 1991- July 3, 2015
Chace Anthony Rebardi, 23, a resident of Berwick, passed away Friday, July 3, 2015, in Deming, New Mexico.

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