Boys Scouts Sean Dennis and Hunter Bella of Troop 49 in Morgan City hold an American flag during Saturday’s flag retirement ceremony at Lake End Parkway. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts retired more than 3,000 American flags that were past their prime Saturday, respectfully disposing of the nation’s symbol of freedom and sacrifice.

Morgan City High School's Sh'Diamond Holly shoots, while Patterson High's Erykah Singleton looks on during the teams' contest at Centerville's Tournament of the Teche Saturday. Morgan City won the contest, 52-38.
--The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute

Morgan City finished 2-0 this weekend at Centerville’s Tournament of the Teche, knocking off Teurlings Friday and Patterson Saturday. Friday, Morgan City defeated Teurlings, 47-33.

Morgan City High School's Taaj Daniels defends during Thursday's contest against Franklin. Daniels led the Tigers with 26 points in their 77-51 victory. Morgan City will return to action Friday when it faces E.D. White. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Morgan City cruised past Franklin, 77-51, in first-day action at Centerville’s Tournament of the Teche Thursday.

Boys Scouts Sean Dennis and Hunter Bella of Troop 49 in Morgan City hold an American flag during Saturday’s flag retirement ceremony at Lake End Parkway. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Morgan City High School's Sh'Diamond Holly shoots, while Patterson High's Erykah Singleton looks on during the teams' contest at Centerville's Tournament of the Teche Saturday. Morgan City won the contest, 52-38.
--The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute

Morgan City High School's Taaj Daniels defends during Thursday's contest against Franklin. Daniels led the Tigers with 26 points in their 77-51 victory. Morgan City will return to action Friday when it faces E.D. White. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Chitimacha fifth-graders help harvest DC garden

Chitimacha Tribal School fifth graders Kati Parro, pictured above in front of President Barack Obama, and Ally Burgess, in front of Kati, were part of the group that helped harvest First Lady Michelle Obama’s White House Kitchen Garden recently. At bottom, the students are pictured with Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, who visited the Chitimacha Nation this summer.

First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed students from across the country to harvest the White House Kitchen Garden.

Levee project nears key phase

Work to raise levees in Morgan City from Lake End Park to Justa Street may begin before the end of the year. Included in that stretch is a levee section that goes by the Cajun Coast visitors center. The levee work is part of an $18 million project to certify Morgan City’s levees for flood insurance purposes and avoid potentially huge rate increases. (The Daily Re-view/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Work on a major part of the Morgan City Levee Improvements Project should start by the year’s end with the goal of eventually certifying Morgan City’s levee system to avoid astronomical flood insur

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DELCAMBRE _ The Franklin Lady Hornets defeated the Comeaux Ldy Spartans 43-33 in the final game of the Lynette Viator Memorial Tournament here at the Delcambre High School Gym on Saturday.

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Townsend Hardee of Morgan City and Stephanie Robicheaux of Lafayette wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Leilani Naniloa Hardee, to Christopher Lee Adams, so

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