Central Catholic opened its season at the Tri-City Baseball Classic with a 9-3 win against H.L. Bourgeois Thursday in Amelia. The game was one of three moved Thursday to Amelia due to rain in the area on Wednesday. The game was scoreless until the top of the fourth when H.L. Bourgeois plated a run.
With a confidentiality agreement in place, there was no word on the progress of mediation from Hospital Service District 1 board members Thursday during their monthly meeting. However, St. Mary Parish Councilman David Hanagriff commented on the effort to renew contracts with Drs. Steven McPherson and Donna Tesi.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School boys basketball coach Brandon Harden likened No. 29 Morgan City’s Class 4A playoff contest with No. 4 Plaquemine Friday to resetting a PlayStation. The Tigers, who were defeated 50-29 by the Green Devils in Plaquemine in December while not at full strength, will now get an opportunity to redeem themselves.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Dedication ceremonies at Holy Cross Elementary

The administrative building at Holy Cross Elementary was recently renamed the Mamie Siracusa Bergeron Administration Building in recognition of Principal Mamie Bergeron’s 50 years of service to the school. Behind her family members is the cross they donated affixed to the exterior of the building named in her honor. From left are Paul Bergeron, Phyllis Hover, Elaina McMurry, Mark Bergeron, Chris Bergeron, Larry Bergeron and Mamie Bergeron.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

Ceremonies were held at Holy Cross Elementary honoring retiring principal Mamie Bergeron.

Berwick grad awarded concert association scholarship

Olivia Gilbert, a Berwick High School graduate, was awarded the Marlene Hendrix Memorial Music Scholarship by the Community Concert Association of Morgan City during a recent board meeting. From left are Harry Porter, Doylene Porter, Susan Tregle, Gilbert, association President Floyd Cloutier, Jennifer Grant-Dupuy, Geri Bourgeois and Terri Di Matteo.
(Submitted Photo)

Olivia Gilbert, a 4.0 graduate of Berwick High School, is the winner of the Marlene Hendrix Memorial Music Scholarship presented by President Floyd Cloutier of the Community Concert Association of

Registration for Tour du Teche V to open

Paddlers in the Voyageur Division line up in Bayou Courtableau at Port Barre for the start of Tour du Teche IV. Shown here are entries in the 34-mile Crawfish and the 49-mile Acadian races as well as the three-day, 135-mile staged ultra-marathon.
(Ron J. Berard/Tour du Teche)

Registration for Tour du Teche V and its sub-races opens Monday and closes at 5 p.m. Sept. 12.
The races for kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and pirogues begin Oct. 3 at Port Barre.

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St. Mary AARP Mardi Gras King and Queen XXVII Laurie Vining Sr. and Rebecca Vining were presented during the St. Mary AARP Jan. 24 dance.

Obituaries

Natalie Verdun, a resident of Verdunville, La., died Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Dauterive Medical Center in New Iberia, La., at 6:34 AM.

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