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There are roughly 540 LearnPads in St. Mary Parish classrooms and that number will nearly triple in the coming school year if $450,000 of previously dedicated funds are released during the school board’s meeting today.

During the final game of Patterson High School-based Frank’s Agency’s Swampland League season last month, plaques were given to graduates who earned Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 3A honorable mention All-State honors in softball or baseball. Rachel Easley was given the award for softball, while Spencer Landry earned the honor for baseball. From left are former head softball coach Coby Minton, Easley, Landry and head baseball coach Ryan Jensen. The duo also was honored as Academic All-State athletes in volleyball and football, respectively, during the school year. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patterson High School)

The annual Pink Ladies Auxiliary Luncheon was held recently to honor the volunteers for their service to Franklin Foundation Hospital and the community.

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During the final game of Patterson High School-based Frank’s Agency’s Swampland League season last month, plaques were given to graduates who earned Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 3A honorable mention All-State honors in softball or baseball. Rachel Easley was given the award for softball, while Spencer Landry earned the honor for baseball. From left are former head softball coach Coby Minton, Easley, Landry and head baseball coach Ryan Jensen. The duo also was honored as Academic All-State athletes in volleyball and football, respectively, during the school year. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patterson High School)

Arrests reports

Germany Broussard

A 35-year-old Morgan City man was arrested Tuesday after he was accused of striking and threatening a woman inside a residence, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release.

Neighborhood Market Walmart construction under way here

The site for the Neighborhood Market Walmart coming to La. 70 in Morgan City is seen Tuesday. Teche Regional Medical Center and Sonic Drive-In are in the background.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Construction began last week at the site for the new Neighborhood Market Walmart located on La. 70 next to Sonic and is set to open at the beginning of 2015.

School donation

The Imperials Social and Civic Club of Baldwin donated $500 to Raintree Elementary School recently, in support of the school’s educational endeavors.

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Dr. Thomas “Tommy” Casanova waves to LSU Tiger fans as his jersey --- No. 37 --- is retired during ceremonies in Tiger Stadium. On the field with their dad are son Dominick, left, and daughter Lauren. Also pictured is LSU Director of Athletics Joe Alleva, right. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Gail Chisum, Tiger Rag)

LSU’s cover boy is still living the good life — more or less.

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Stephen Fromenthal and Mariah Loupe
--Submitted photo

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Loupe of Morgan City wish to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Mariah Claire Loupe, to Stephen Thomas Fromenthal, son of Mr. and Mrs.

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