Franklin Foundation Hospital Chief Executive Officer Claudia Eisenmann has retained legal counsel with the threat of defamation, libel and slander suits against Drs. Brent Allain and Randall Horton.
The City of Franklin put wreaths on the historic lamp posts this week as the Christmas season begins today after the Thanksgiving holiday. The 2014 Christmas parade and lamp-lighting ceremony are Saturday, Dec. 6. Line-up for the parade will begin at 5 p.m. on Jackson Street, and the parade will begin at 6 p.m.

Patterson quarterback Sirbatian Charles prepares to take a snap from center Jayce LeBlanc while on defense is Loranger’s D.J. Hoofkin during Patterson’s 21-6 victory last week. The Lumberjacks will continue Class 3A postseason play Friday as they travel to face North Webster in the quarterfinal round. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Patterson relishes the opportunity to spend Thanksgiving week on the football field. For the second year in a row, the ’Jacks have reached the quarterfinal round of Class 3A playoffs; therefore, it’s a working holiday.

Patterson quarterback Sirbatian Charles prepares to take a snap from center Jayce LeBlanc while on defense is Loranger’s D.J. Hoofkin during Patterson’s 21-6 victory last week. The Lumberjacks will continue Class 3A postseason play Friday as they travel to face North Webster in the quarterfinal round. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

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Early voting nears 1,800 in St. Mary Parish

Joan Simon, a commissioner at the St. Mary Parish Registrar of Voters Office in Morgan City, assists Pat Stansbury and Kim Stansbury with signing in to cast their vote today. Early voting continues through Saturday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Early voting totals in St. Mary Parish neared 1,800 ballots cast through the third day of voting Tuesday, Registrar of Voters Jolene Holcombe said in a news release.

HOBY Ambassador chosen

Mayavellie Bochas was selected by Central Catholic High School to be a Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Ambassador. HOBY Ambassadors are high school students selected as representatives from their high schools because they have demonstrated the potential to lead others. Founded in 1958 by veteran actor Hugh O’Brian, HOBY’s mission is to provide lifelong leadership development opportunities that empower individuals to achieve their highest potential. O’Brian set out to help young people make a difference and become positive catalysts for change — in the home, school, workplace, and community. HOBY now has more than 355,000 alumni. Bochas is a sophomore at Central Catholic High School. (Submitted Photo)

Berwick Junior High sends care packages to soldiers

Berwick Junior High’s Student Council and seventh-grade American history class recently collected items for care packages to send to soldiers overseas. Some of the participating students are Chase Roberts, kneeling, and on middle row, Katelyn Richard, Justin Baltes, Seth Canty, Devin Leblanc and Randi Joubert. On the back row are Landon Harris, Natalie Bourgeois, Alyssa Gray, Lauren Cantrelle and Isabella Lodrigue. (Submitted Photo)

Community action agency receives donation

Carol Bethea, left, and Suzanne Ramagos, center, Family Service workers with St. Mary/Vermilion Community Action Agency, received a donation from Patterson State Bank presented by Pamela Manuel, the bank’s Community Outreach manager. The donation will be used for the Adopt-A- Family program held annually to help provide a better Christmas to under privileged families in the area. (Submitted Photo)

Berwick Junior High Operation Christmas Child

Berwick Junior High’s Student Council, 4-H and Anime clubs collected items for Operation Christmas Child. Students were able to pack 73 boxes that will be sent to children in need around the world. In the front row are Randi Joubert, Katie Taylor, Jordan Gallegos, Ryan Domingue, Alyssa Gray and Kennedy Hill. In the back row are Cody Williams, Emily Roy, Shalyn Leonard, Rustin Scarbrough, Kamryn Dehart, Scott Price, Natalie Bourgeois, Katie Conrad, Patricia Lloyd, Madeline Bourgeois, Isabella Lodrigue, Miranda Rodriquez and Dylan Lambert. (Submitted Photo)

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DEAR ABBY: I was married to a wonderful woman who passed away five months ago after a heart attack. Why do people act as if the one who has passed away never existed? Please talk about her.

Obituaries

Glenn Michael Falgout

September 12, 1940 — November 25, 2014
Glenn Michael Falgout, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away Nov. 25, 2014, at the age of 74.

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