Representing the Red Ribbon Committee, front, from left, are Corey Burgess, DARE officer; Kimberlyn Gibson, school resource officer; Karla Cornes, school resource officer; Liska Kemp, committee member; Herman Hartman, Red Ribbon president; and Marshal Kenny Duval, committee member. Front, from left, are Gidget Everitt, at-risk interventionist; Lena Henry, school resource officer; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; and Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach.
(Submitted Photo)

Red Ribbon Week is set to finish this weekend with a “Parade of Schools” and “Zoo-to-Boo Family Fun Day” Saturday.
The Chitimacha Fire Department visited with toddlers and Head Start children at the West End Library Branch in Baldwin to help promote home and personal safety during National Fire Prevention Month in October. Fire Chief Billy Mora, Capt.
The St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce sponsored a Business After Hours and Harvest Moon Festival Kick-off Party at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts Thursday. Participants enjoyed food and drinks provided by several local vendors as well as live entertainment.

Representing the Red Ribbon Committee, front, from left, are Corey Burgess, DARE officer; Kimberlyn Gibson, school resource officer; Karla Cornes, school resource officer; Liska Kemp, committee member; Herman Hartman, Red Ribbon president; and Marshal Kenny Duval, committee member. Front, from left, are Gidget Everitt, at-risk interventionist; Lena Henry, school resource officer; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; and Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach.
(Submitted Photo)

Memorial to fallen warriors

Morgan City Rotary Club members received an update on the progress to build a memorial in Cypress Park in Morgan City to honor fallen warriors, those citizens of the Tri-City area that gave their lives in service to our country. From left are Rotary President Donald Stephens, speaker Marc Distefano and Program Director Herman Hartman.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members received an update on the progress to build a memorial in Cypress Park in Morgan City to honor fallen warriors, those citizens of the Tri-City area that gave their l

Meetings

Zoning board
MORGAN CITY — The Planning and Zoning Commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the City Court Building.

Krewe of Nike royalty

King and Queen Nike XLIII Matthew Dehart and Julianna Hernandez were presented at the children’s Krewe of Nike ball Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Theme of the evening was “Visit to the Land of Kandy!” with Dehart depicting King Kandy and Hernandez as Queen Frostine. The king is the son of Lance and Lindsay Dehart, and Danielle and Ken Ordoin. The queen is the daughter of Cecil and Kim Hernandez. The krewe will parade with the Krewe of Galatea on March 2 in Morgan City.
Submitted Photo/Talbot’s Photo Express

King and Queen Nike XLIII Matthew Dehart and Julianna Hernandez were presented at the children’s Krewe of Nike ball Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium.

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Sports

Central Catholic High School defeated Lafayette Christian, 17-7 Thursday in District 7-1A action in Morgan City. The Eagles’ Stefano Guarisco, above with the football, took over at quarterback for Blake Byrne after Byrne went out of the game with an injury, according to Central Catholic coach Tommy Minton. The Eagles will return to action Oct. 31 when they host Metairie Park Country Day
for homecoming. (The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Central Catholic honored its seniors before Thursday night’s game and head coach Tommy Minton said all of them contributed to the Eagles’ hard-fought 17-7 win against Lafayette Christian Academy.

Lifestyle

Iris Roy serves as Louisiana Garden Club treasurer, as well as Patterson Garden Club treasurer. She was in charge of the Ways and Means raffle for the district.
(Submitted Photo)

Patterson Garden Club members attended the Louisiana Garden Club Federation District III meeting Oct. 14, hosted by the St. Martinville Garden Club.

Obituaries

Randy J. Adams

Randy J. Adams, 57, a resident of Berwick, passed away Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center.

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