George Beaugh signs the wing panel while Mike Jerrell, left, and Keith Ellefson, right, take photos. Jerrell and Ellefson traveled to Morgan City to get Beaugh’s signature on the wing panel. The pair went to Baton Rouge Wednesday to get another veteran to sign the panel.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

World War II veteran George Beaugh became the 104th person to sign a piece of history that will eventually be displayed at Hill Aerospace Museum at Hill Air Force Base in Utah.
Judge James R. McClelland, of the 16th Judicial District Court, was presented with a plaque Tuesday by court staff in recognition of having presided over St. Mary Parish Drug Court for the past four years.
Winners of Baldwin Beautification Club’s Christmas Lighting Contest in zones 1, 2 and 4, in order of first to third place are Randy Guillot, 504 Martin Luther King St.; Tony and Monica Gibson, 128 Martin Luther King St.; and Austin Connor, 104 Lancelin St.

George Beaugh signs the wing panel while Mike Jerrell, left, and Keith Ellefson, right, take photos. Jerrell and Ellefson traveled to Morgan City to get Beaugh’s signature on the wing panel. The pair went to Baton Rouge Wednesday to get another veteran to sign the panel.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

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Police: Body cameras to protect officers, public

From left, Morgan City Police Officer Terry Holcombe, Officer Matthew Strickland and Assistant Chief Mark Griffin Jr. watch as Police Chief Michael Banks tests one of the department’s new body cameras Friday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Police will soon have the ability to record every interaction an officer has with the public while on patrol, which is aimed at protecting both officers and citizens, Police Chief Michael Banks sai

Tornado watch

The National Weather Service has announced a tornado watch is in effect until 10 p.m. Sunday for St. Mary, Iberia, Lafourche, Terrebonne, St. Martin and Assumption Parishes.

Top school employees

The St. Mary Parish School Board recognized its top employees of the month during a meeting Thursday in Centerville. Employees honored include, from left, Barbara “Bobby” Thibodeaux, a Title I paraprofessional at J.B. Maitland Elementary School, and Jennifer Loupe, a chemistry teacher at Berwick High School. Also honored was Jody Pillsbury, family and consumer science teacher at Centerville High School.
(The Daily Review Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

The St. Mary Parish School Board recognized its top employees of the month during a meeting Thursday in Centerville.

$1.25M budgeted for Bayou Chene flood work

Tim Matte, executive director of the St. Mary Levee District, speaks at Thursday’s meeting of the commission in Franklin.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

The St. Mary Levee District board introduced its proposed $3.46 million 2015 budget Thursday, which includes $1.25 million to go toward the Bayou Chene Flood Protection project.

Arrests reports

Abel Ortiz

A 37-year-old Bayou Vista man was charged this morning with hit and run and driving while intoxicated after striking a guardrail in Bayou Vista and leaving the scene, St.

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BOYS BASKETBALL
David Thibodaux 60, Church Point 49
Midland 73, Elton 29
Hanson Memorial Tournament
West St. Mary 66, Berwick 52
Madison Prep Tournament

Obituaries

Gaynell Angeron

Gaynell Angeron, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at the age of 63.

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