The Franklin Merchants Association presents the 15th Annual Harvest Moon Festival. The festival will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Festivities will take place along Franklin’s Main Street, the Bayou Teche Scenic Byway. There is no admission fee.
The Franklin Fire Department is supporting the American Cancer Society’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month by wearing pink uniform shirts. Assistant Fire Chief Jeff Hildreth said, “My mother is a breast cancer survivor and I know firsthand how important regular screening and prompt intervention is.

Principal Claire Guarisco celebrated with students and staff this morning when she announced Bayou Vista Elementary earned a School Performance Score of A with a score of 104.5. This year marks the first time the school has achieved an A, the highest rating awarded by the state Department of Education.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The St. Mary Parish school district maintained a B rating despite harder tests, which are part of the state’s long-term transition to higher expectations.

Principal Claire Guarisco celebrated with students and staff this morning when she announced Bayou Vista Elementary earned a School Performance Score of A with a score of 104.5. This year marks the first time the school has achieved an A, the highest rating awarded by the state Department of Education.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Fundraiser in Bayou Vista

There was fun for the entire family in Bayou Vista on Saturday. JJ Starbuck Productions presented Octoberfest and Chee-Weez was one of the bands that provided the music. The event included live music, fun jumps, car show and food. All proceeds are being used for new equipment for the Bayou Vista Volunteer Fire Department. The event was sponsored by Divine Donuts and More, Sears, Lirette Ford, LaPoint’s Cafe and Catering, Aaron’s, author Mary Theriot and A.J. Dohmann.
(The Daily Review Photo by Cyrstal Thielepape)

There was fun for the entire family in Bayou Vista on Saturday. JJ Starbuck Productions presented Octoberfest and Chee-Weez was one of the bands that provided the music.

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Sports

THE BAYOU TECHE PEE WEE LEAGUE entered Week 5 of action Saturday at the West St. Mary High School Field.

Lifestyle

Steve and Liz Ellison were presented a Patterson Garden Club Yard of the Month Award for October. The Ellisons’ yard has a display of azaleas, nandinas, hollies, camellias, begonias and Lily of the Nile.
(Submitted Photo)

Steve and Liz Ellison were presented a Patterson Garden Club Yard of the Month Award for October.

Obituaries

Pierre G. “Perry” Jackson, 80, a resident of Berwick, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at his residence.

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