Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Would you know how to pilot an 850-pound diving suit? Alan Nursall learned how to do just that and about the science behind the Atmospheric Diving System at Phoenix International Wednesday when he was in Bayou Vista to tape a segment for Daily Planet, a science and technology show on Discovery Canada.

From left, Morgan City High School Defensive Line Coach James Bennett instructs players Calvin Bergeron, Tiryce Oliney, Dustin Harris and Harlan Francis during an off-season workout Tuesday afternoon. (The Daily Review/ Crystal Thielepape)

In response to the recent concern over head-injuries in contact sports, area football coaches say they routinely train players how to try to avoid those injuries and have policies in place to protect athletes from further trauma should they suffer concussions.

Peyton Pellerin, 12, of Breaux Bridge, paddles a K1 racing boat in this year’s Top of the Teche, held April 5. Peyton and his triplet brothers, Carson and Conrad, all veterans of Petite Tour du Teche, are expected to enter the “big race” in October. (Photo by Ken Grissom)

Petite Tour du Teche, kayak races for youths 5 to 17, will be held in Bayou Teche at Parc des Ponts in Breaux Bridge Saturday, Aug. 2. Registration is 6-8 a.m. and the first race begins at 9 a.m.

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

From left, Morgan City High School Defensive Line Coach James Bennett instructs players Calvin Bergeron, Tiryce Oliney, Dustin Harris and Harlan Francis during an off-season workout Tuesday afternoon. (The Daily Review/ Crystal Thielepape)

Peyton Pellerin, 12, of Breaux Bridge, paddles a K1 racing boat in this year’s Top of the Teche, held April 5. Peyton and his triplet brothers, Carson and Conrad, all veterans of Petite Tour du Teche, are expected to enter the “big race” in October. (Photo by Ken Grissom)

Central Catholic’s Lady Eagles win title

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles basketball team displays their Class 1A trophy and the bracket after defeating the North Central Lady Canes 67-64 Saturday in Lake Charles. Kneeling, from left, are Mary-Beth Blanchard, Emma Aucoin, Megan Landry, Rebecca David and Taylor Picou. Standing, from left, are Destinee Hebert, Olivia Crawford, Anastasia Johnson, assistant coach Joe Jones, Hallie Autin, Hanna McCue, Gee Garrett, Randi Brown, Meo Knight and head coach Jamarr Garrett. See more Lady Eagles coverage on Pages 5 and 12.
(The Daily Review Photo by Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic made history Saturday as the school earned its first-ever girls’ basketball title with a 67-64 come-from-behind win against North Central Saturday in the Class 1A title game at Bur

‘Top of the Teche’ registration open for 7.5 mile race April 5

Top of the Teche, from Leonville to Arnaudville, features some of the wildest scenery and some of the swiftest current you’ll find on Bayou Teche. The 7.5-mile race is April 5 this year.

Registration is open for Top of the Teche, a 7.5-mile race for kayaks, canoes and pirogues from Leonville to Arnaudville Saturday, April 5.

Noted music minister John Angotti to perform at Sacred Heart Church

John Angotti, national and international touring Christian music minister, arrives in Morgan City to give a music mission at 6:15 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at Sacred Heart Church.

John Angotti, national and international touring Christian music minister, arrives in Morgan City to give a music mission at 6:15 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at Sacred Heart Church.

M.E. Norman to student

Yahaira Ruiz was honored as M.E. Norman Elementary School student of the month for January. From left are Earl Johnson, St. Mary Parish Sheriff deputy, reading listener volunteer and mentor; Shannon Hoffpauir, principal; Ruiz; and Herman Hartman, mentor and reading listener volunteer.
(Submitted Photo)

Yahaira Ruiz was honored as M.E. Norman Elementary School student of the month for January. From left are Earl Johnson, St.

Student art show to open Monday

Patterson Junior High School art teacher Reagan Beaubouef, left, and West St. Mary High School art teacher Doug Rowntree put up a piece of artwork Thursday in preparation for Monday’s 17th Annual St. Mary Parish Student Art Show at the Everett Street Art Gallery in Morgan City. Students in grades pre-K to 12th grade will participate. The students’ artwork will be displayed in the gallery through March 28.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Patterson Junior High School art teacher Reagan Beaubouef, left, and West St.

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Betty Jo Stage Sargee

May 4, 1930 — July 25, 2014
Betty Jo Stage Sargee, 84, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center.

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