A $28,000 allocation from the St. Mary Parish Council will help provide equipment for first responders to deal with mass casualty events. The council agreed to provide the funds to the parish fire association after hearing from Franklin Assistant Fire Chief Jeff Hildreth Wednesday.

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A former Baldwin Police office has been charged with molestation of a juvenile, malfeasance in office, sexual battery and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.
Legal action in district court seeking to allow a developer to continue with plans to build an apartment complex in Garden City went in the St. Mary Parish government’s favor Thursday.

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Morgan City High School scholarship winners

Nadia Francis and Tieriana Weary, 2014 graduates of Morgan City High School, were awarded the HJG Scholarships by Herman Hartman and Earl Johnson at the recent awards ceremony. From left are Hartman, Francis, Weary and Johnson.
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Nadia Francis and Tieriana Weary, 2014 graduates of Morgan City High School, were awarded the HJG Scholarships by Herman Hartman and Earl Johnson at the recent awards ceremony.

Power line repair on U.S. 90

A 13-minute power outage affecting 650 customers in the Bayou Vista area Thursday was caused when contract tree trimmers made contact with a power line, Robbyn Cooper, Cleco spokeswoman, said. The tree trimmers were working along U.S. 90 in Berwick near Cypress Lake RV Resort around 11:48 a.m. when the incident occurred, she said. The tree trimming was part of Cleco’s routine maintenance, Cooper said.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A 13-minute power outage affecting 650 customers in the Bayou Vista area Thursday was caused when contract tree trimmers made contact with a power line, Robbyn Cooper, Cleco spokeswoman, said.

Housing authority seeks to renegotiate $1/month lease

Clarence Robinson, Morgan City Housing Authority executive director.
(The Daily Review Photo by Preston Gill)

The Morgan City Housing Authority said Thursday it will not allow Glinda’s D & B Seafood to continue using its land for $1 a month, but the owners will be offered an opportunity to continue ope

Arrest reports

Roy Kenwood

A 36-year-old Bayou Vista man, who was arrested Thursday for driving while intoxicated, is accused of bringing marijuana into the Morgan City Jail, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a

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The annual Bayou Belles and Rumpled Quilts guilds will hold its annual quilt show Julyt 29 through Aug. 16 at the Artists Guild Unlimited Everett Street Gallery in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Mr. Bob Michael Joseph, 70, a resident and native of Charenton, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 5:30 a.m., at Ochsner Extended Care Hospital in Kenner following a short illness.

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