Upon receiving the National Coach of the Year award, Coach Kenneth Lockett turned his shining moment into a special honor for everyone who has ever touched his life in some special way.

Scott Angelle

Fixing the state budget would be the first priority in office of both Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, Republican candidates for Louisiana governor.

(The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Special teams are the biggest concern for Tri-City area coaches in the Morgan City High School Football Jamboree Friday at Tiger Stadium. Berwick will host Covenant Christian in the opening game at 6 p.m., while Morgan City will face Patterson in the nightcap at 8 p.m.

Scott Angelle

(The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Arrests reports

Bryant Francois

A 32-year-old Morgan City man was charged this morning in connection of an armed robbery at a Morgan City lounge during which the man was accused of threatening to shoot a witness who attempted to

Berwick National Night Out

Dylan Hester, 3, bounces a ball with Berwick police officer J.P. Henry and Sparky the Fire Dog Tuesday during Berwick’s National Night Out Against Crime event held at the Berwick Housing Authority.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

In its 11th year, Berwick’s National Night Out Against Crime held Tuesday was hailed by organizers as a community-building event.

Center of Hope

The Center of Hope/Arc of St. Mary has kicked off its 7th annual raffle ticket sale for the new Vocational/Training Building Fund. Tickets are $2 each or $20 a book.

Red tape keeps Swiftships from increasing bulkhead

Swiftships Chairman Calvin Leleux, right, discusses problems with the bulkhead on his Morgan City shipyard Monday with U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany, R-Lafayette.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A bundle of red tape separates Swiftships in Morgan City from increasing the height of the bulkhead on its property by two feet.



--Submitted photos

Artists Guild Unlimited’s annual Labor Day Show and Sale will be held Sept. 2-24 at the AGU Everett Street Gallery in Morgan City.


Eric Swanson

April 17, 1978 — August 25, 2015
Eric Swanson, a native of Dallas and a longtime resident of Morgan City, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at his residence at the age of 37.

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