A “SPLASH AND DASH” was recently held at the Chitimacha Recreation Center. It was a combination swim/run event in which the kids swam and ran designated distances according to their age group. After the swim, ribbons were awarded in the following age groups: 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 and 15-adult.
The Acadiana Mega Raffle held its Early Bird Drawing, the first of three drawings Friday and announces a total of 11 winners for 11 prizes Tuesday.

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Seventeen state lawmakers, including two representing portions of St. Mary Parish, asked a judge on Monday to end Louisiana’s use of the Common Core education standards in public schools, saying education leaders didn’t properly enact the multistate benchmarks.

Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray

Bayou BBQ Bash cookers, crowd kept fired up despite rain threat

The Saturday afternoon crowd at the Bayou BBQ Bash in Morgan City was entertained by Don Rich.
(The Daily Review Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

The third annual Bayou BBQ Bash survived the threat of bad weather and ended up being as much of a success as organizers could hope for under the circumstances.

Scholarship at Morgan City High

Kaitlyn Verret, a 2014 Morgan City High School graduate was presented the H&B Young Foundation Scholarship during the Morgan City High School graduation ceremony. The scholarship is valued at $8,000 over a four-year period. She is the daughter of Terrie and Albert Verret. Presenting the scholarship to Verret was Mickey Fabre III, principal.
(Submitted Photo)

Kaitlyn Verret, a 2014 Morgan City High School graduate was presented the H&B Young Foundation Scholarship during the Morgan City High School graduation ceremony.

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Sports

A Back to School Volleyball Camp was held at Morgan City Junior High School for seventh and eighth grade volleyball teams Monday and Tuesday. Players worked on volleyball fundamentals in preparation for the coming season. First row, from left, manager Ty’Jana Francois, Sariyah Bourgeios, Aaliyah Davis, Haley Crappell, Drew Angeron, Brianna Burbante, and manager Laney Delgado. Middle row, from left, Ashanta Williams, Brysa Zamudio, Alaina Paray, Capt. Hannah Prado, Nia Lightfoot, Hadden Trotter, Randasha Grogan and Kayla Barrow. Back row, from left, instructor Claire Beadle, Al’Keirria Lewis, Capt. Sh’Diamond Holly, Terre’yan Johnson, Deryon Johnson, Jacelyn Bouillion, Jamia Francois, Leah Stockstill and instructor Sharlene Ruffin. Players not photographed are Mary Vincent and Capt. McKenzi Smith. (The Daily Review/Photos by Crystal Thielepape)

Lifestyle

Mary and Michael Landry
--Submitted Photo

Mary and Michael Landry of Stephensville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 4 with a renewal of vows at the Bayou Vista Community Center. The Rev. Nathan Rush officiated.

Obituaries

Baldwin - Memorial services will be held for Jerry Paul DeRouen Sr., 56, on Thursday July 24, 2014 at 6 p.m., at David Funeral Home of Jeanerette. Jerry Paul DeRouen Jr.

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