Past flood levels are noted on a marker by the Morgan City Floodwall.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

An organization of civil engineers is calling for a national strategy for mitigating flood risks, saying the U.S. has not fully heeded lessons from Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy. The American Society of Civil Engineers released its recommendations Monday during a conference on water issues in Philadelphia.

Morgan City’s Jaylen Jones heads downfield on his way to the end zone for a touchdown in the Tigers’ 48-12 victory against the Wolfpack Friday. Jones had two touchdown receptions and returned a punt for a score in Morgan City’s victory, which snapped a 17-game regular season losing streak dating back to September 2012. (The Daily Review/Michelle Blanc)

The Morgan City Tigers may have entered Friday’s game riding a 17-game losing streak, but the Tigers certainly didn’t play like a team struggling for a victory. The Tigers came out firing and by halftime had offensive, defensive and special teams’ touchdowns en route to a 48-12 victory against the Wolfpack.
St. Mary Community Action Agency Head Start’s Health and Disability staff are working with Head Start families, teaching staff and community partners to complete mandated screenings for developmental, sensory and behavioral concerns.

Past flood levels are noted on a marker by the Morgan City Floodwall.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Morgan City’s Jaylen Jones heads downfield on his way to the end zone for a touchdown in the Tigers’ 48-12 victory against the Wolfpack Friday. Jones had two touchdown receptions and returned a punt for a score in Morgan City’s victory, which snapped a 17-game regular season losing streak dating back to September 2012. (The Daily Review/Michelle Blanc)

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Alzheimer fundraiser

Courtney Carrere, representing the Bayou Walk to End Alzheimer, spoke about the 2014 Bayou Walk to End Alzheimer planned Saturday during a meeting of the East St. Mary Kiwanis Club. Registration for the walk at Nicholls State University and a ceremony is set at 10 a.m. and the walk begins at 10:30 a.m. From left, are Ryan Yager, Kiwanis Club president; Carrere; and Bernardine Morgan, Kiwanis Club member.
(Submitted Photo)

Courtney Carrere, representing the Bayou Walk to End Alzheimer, spoke about the 2014 Bayou Walk to End Alzheimer planned Saturday during a meeting of the East St. Mary Kiwanis Club.

Arrests reports

Sabrina Darby

A Franklin teen was charged with simple assault Thursday after she was accused of making threats to physically harm someone after refusing to leave a residence, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Ban

Gator season

Former Stephensville Elementary School student and “Swamp People” cast member Duggie Acosta shows off an 11-foot, 8-inch alligator he caught recently. He brought the alligator to the Stephensville Elementary School to show the students.
(Submitted Photo courtesy of Linda Cooke)

With the alligator hunting season edging toward a close, most hunters have filled their tags for the season, and wildlife officials report no citations in this region.

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MORGAN CITY _ Franklin defeated Covenant Christian 25-10, 25-20 in the opening round of the Morgan City Tournament here Saturday.

Lifestyle

WASHINGTON — It’s time for flu vaccine again and while it’s important for the whole family, this year health officials have some different advice for different ages: Certain kids should opt for the

Obituaries

Lamara C. Chaisson

January 31, 1934 — September 19, 2014
Lamara C. Chaisson, 80, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center.

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