Joseph Paul

One suspect who had been featured in The Daily Review’s Most Wanted edition for more than a year and another suspect who was in the edition for just six days were both caught by authorities in January. Morgan City

G&J Land and Marine Food Distributors of Morgan City received the Business of the Year award from the St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce Thursday night during its annual banquet. G&J, in operation since 1964, is a full-service supplier of groceries and janitorial supplies to the commercial shipping, offshore oil and gas and the Gulf Coast petroleum industries. Accepting the award from Chamber Chairman Bob Harrison, far right, are company owners Erik Lind, Mike Lind and Cleve Boudreaux.

Dustin Fuselier, left, of Patterson, won the annual 700 Club Tournament Saturday at Charlie’s Lanes in Morgan City. With Fuselier is award-presenter Murray Hebert. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Jerry Pillaro)

Dustin Fuselier won the annual 700 Club Tournament Saturday at Charlie’s Lanes. Fuselier, defeated Alberto Bochas, the winner of the loser’s bracket, 218-190, to win the event. Bochas would have had to beat Fuselier, the champion of the winner’s bracket, twice to win the event.

Joseph Paul

G&J Land and Marine Food Distributors of Morgan City received the Business of the Year award from the St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce Thursday night during its annual banquet. G&J, in operation since 1964, is a full-service supplier of groceries and janitorial supplies to the commercial shipping, offshore oil and gas and the Gulf Coast petroleum industries. Accepting the award from Chamber Chairman Bob Harrison, far right, are company owners Erik Lind, Mike Lind and Cleve Boudreaux.

Dustin Fuselier, left, of Patterson, won the annual 700 Club Tournament Saturday at Charlie’s Lanes in Morgan City. With Fuselier is award-presenter Murray Hebert. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Jerry Pillaro)

Storm rattles area

Vehicles traveled slowly down Southeast Boulevard in Bayou Vista during heavy rain Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Three inches of rain, wind gusts over 45 mph and nearly 1,000 lightning strikes per hour rolled through the Tri-City area Tuesday afternoon but left the eastern end of the parish relatively unscath

Amelia store robbed at gunpoint (updated)

At 3:34 pm Sunday, December 21, 2014, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Family Dollar store located on Highway 182 Frontage Road in Amelia. The perpetrator(s) left the area with approximately $150 in cash. The lone gunman exited the store and ran to a vehicle parked in a nearby RV park. Attached are 3 pictures gathered from video surveillance of this vehicle. Anyone who may recognize the vehicle or have information on the crime may contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-828-1960 or 985-384-1622. Callers may remain anonymous. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to crimewatch@stmaryso.com.
(Photos from the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office.

Police are searching for the person or persons who robbed the Amelia Family Dollar at gunpoint Sunday afternoon.

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Lifestyle

John Smilie and Shana Arnaud
--Crystal Young Photography

John Smilie and Shana Arnaud, of Patterson, would like to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The wedding will take place in February.

Obituaries

Herbert Leon Jacobs

Herbert Leon Jacobs, 91, a native of Oakdale and resident of Morgan City, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at Patterson Healthcare.

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