Brenna Eaker, at left in the photo at left, along with Kim Bouldin, Rebecca Hudson and Gracie Cole, skate up the La. 182 bridge from Morgan City to Berwick on Sunday. They are pushing strollers with about 100 pounds of gear in each one.
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A Colorado women’s roller derby team, on a mission to raise funds to stop domestic violence and sexual assault, skated their way into the Tri-City area Sunday as part of a 2,800-mile trip across the country.
All ballot propositions except one passed in Saturday’s election. The St. Mary Parish government’s $6.5 million bond proposal with .92 mills to support its newly created road district failed with 1,012 votes or 46.83 percent, in favor to 1,149 votes, or 53.17 percent against.
Easter egg hunts were held Wednesday at Caffery Park in Franklin. The first egg hunt involved parents who quickly filled empty bags as they scrambled about looking for the gold and silver eggs. A large number of fathers and father figures joined in the egg hunting fun and enjoyed the event as much as their children in the next hunt.

Brenna Eaker, at left in the photo at left, along with Kim Bouldin, Rebecca Hudson and Gracie Cole, skate up the La. 182 bridge from Morgan City to Berwick on Sunday. They are pushing strollers with about 100 pounds of gear in each one.
The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

Louisiana Week at Berwick Elementary

While celebrating Louisiana Week at Berwick Elementary, the students participated in many activities throughout the week. Angela Deville, district administrative coordinator for St. Mary Water Conservation District, and Shelia Bonvillian, earth team volunteer, presented their “Dig Deep” presentation to the students. Front, from left, are Jesse Arceneaux, Stephen Swisher, Grace Matte, Emma Matte, Maddox Sampey and Jayden Aucoin. Middle row, from left, are Billy Jack Caldwell, Donnie Adams, Sydney Sampey, Mallory Menard, Kali Lasseigne, Alexis Clark and Brandon Bearb. Back row, from left, are guest speaker Deville, Brett Bearb, Cade Toups, Jayde Lasseigne, Keegan Cronier, Clay Menard, Jayden Milton, Katie Tayor and guest speaker Bonvillian.

While celebrating Louisiana Week at Berwick Elementary, the students participated in many activities throughout the week.

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Sports

International Star trainer Mike Maker suggested that he might take some dirt from the Fair Grounds Race Course and sprinkle it on the famed track at Churchill Downs.

Lifestyle

Born to Jaclyn Nicole Fields and Edwin Arnoldo Fonseca of Morgan City, a boy, Edwin Joshua Fonseca, on Jan. 8 at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Eveyln Shelton, 95, of Morgan City, Louisiana, died Sunday, March 29, 2015, at her home.

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