Danny Ray Reding,

A Bayou L’Ourse father shot his dog, fired a shot at his friend and took his 5-year-old daughter hostage at gunpoint Friday.

Morgan City defeated St. Martinville, 37-34, Friday in the Lumberjack Invitational. Pictured, Morgan City’s Brady Fryou goes up for the jump ball against St. Martinville. (The Daily Review/Photos by Diane Miller Fears)

The Patterson Lumberjacks won the Lumberjack Invitational over the weekend after beating Thibodaux in the championship game.

Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson listens during Thursday’s board meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Two of the Morgan City Housing Authority employees who are accused of receiving improper pay and bonuses will continue to be employed with the authority at least until officials finish investigating the authority’s right to action against state Civil Service classified employees, the housing authority board decided Thursday.

Danny Ray Reding,

Morgan City defeated St. Martinville, 37-34, Friday in the Lumberjack Invitational. Pictured, Morgan City’s Brady Fryou goes up for the jump ball against St. Martinville. (The Daily Review/Photos by Diane Miller Fears)

Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson listens during Thursday’s board meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

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Professor visits school

Johns Hopkins University alumnus, Ron Darbeau, is an associate professor and chemistry department head at McNeese State University. He spoke with the Morgan City Junior High School eighth-grade science students about climate change. Darbeau stressed the importance of reducing the carbon footprint by eliminating greenhouse gas emissions. From left, are Derik Heitauer, an eighth-grader; Christy Taylor, eighth-grade earth science teacher; and Darbeau.
(Submitted Photo)

Johns Hopkins University alumnus, Ron Darbeau, is an associate professor and chemistry department head at McNeese State University.

Utilities director outlines projects

Morgan City Utilities Director Bill Cefalu speaks during Wednesday’s city council meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

While the city is already working to improve its power system, more projects that have not been approved yet could further improve the reliability and stability of the system, City Utilities Direct

Beaugh signs WWII B-17 wing panel

George Beaugh signs the wing panel while Mike Jerrell, left, and Keith Ellefson, right, take photos. Jerrell and Ellefson traveled to Morgan City to get Beaugh’s signature on the wing panel. The pair went to Baton Rouge Wednesday to get another veteran to sign the panel.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

World War II veteran George Beaugh became the 104th person to sign a piece of history that will eventually be displayed at Hill Aerospace Museum at Hill Air Force Base in Utah.

In appreciation

Judge James R. McClelland, of the 16th Judicial District Court, was presented with a plaque Tuesday by court staff in recognition of having presided over St.

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Lifestyle

Sylvania Verret celebrated her 100th birthday on Dec. 21. Family and friends gathered Dec. 18 for a special birthday party at Morgan City Health Care Center to celebrate prior to her big day.

Obituaries

Jimmie Adam Verrett Sr.

June 25, 1945 — December 20, 2014
Jimmie Adam Verrett Sr., 69, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, at his residence.

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