The Berwick Lady Panthers hosted a little girls volleyball camp Monday through Wednesday. Thirty campers participated in drills. Above, are campers and Berwick volleyball players. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Heather Templet)

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Franklin Police Chief Sabria McGuire reported the following arrests in an investigation into a business theft. McGuire said employees reportedly took money from a finance business on Weber Street.
For the second time in as many years, the Morgan City Recreation Department may be unable to host Pop Warner football this fall. Morgan City Recreation Director Seth Thomas said Tuesday that in 2014, for the first time in 40 years, the recreation department was not able to hold Pop Warner football due to a lack of interest.

The Berwick Lady Panthers hosted a little girls volleyball camp Monday through Wednesday. Thirty campers participated in drills. Above, are campers and Berwick volleyball players. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Heather Templet)

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Lawmakers: St. Mary projects will move ahead

Local legislators spoke Wednesday at the St. Mary Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Legislative Session End Report at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City. At right, state Rep. Sam Jones, D-Franklin, speaks during the luncheon. From left are Sen. Bret Allain, R-Franklin; Rep. Joe Harrison, R-Gray; and Chamber Chairman Bob Harrison.

Despite the state budget issues the Legislature had to tackle during the session, local legislators say they’ve ensured that funding for key St.

Berwick joins Independence Day bash

Rock the Fifth, Berwick’s patriotic celebration, will be held July 5 along the banks of the Atchafalaya River near the Everett S. Berry Memorial Lighthouse Park. Announcing the event were, from left, Louis Ratcliff, Berwick mayor; Jackie Ackel, Berwick mayor pro-tem; Misty Pillaro, event coordinator; Bubba Slaughter, town chief administrative officer; and James Richard, Berwick Police chief.

Berwick is playing a bigger part in Rock the Fifth, the patriotic celebration, this year.
The July 5 celebration will include music from the ‘70s and ‘80s by the band Gone Pecan.

Levee chief: Red River flooding won't have much impact here

Berwick Mayor Louis Ratcliff and Chief Administrative Officer Newell “Bubba” Slaughter check the integrity of the town’s water level gauge in the Atchafalaya River on Tuesday. As of this morning, the Atchafalaya River in Morgan City was at 5.56 feet, according to the National Weather Service.

Though the Atchafalaya River is slightly higher than it usually is this time of year due in part to the Red River’s high levels, the Atchafalaya’s levels would have to rise at least another foot to

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The Berwick Lady Panthers hosted a little girls volleyball camp Monday through Wednesday. Thirty campers participated in drills. Above, are campers and Berwick volleyball players. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Heather Templet)

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