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.
A mediator will step in to help resolve recent issues involving Franklin Foundation Hospital and Hospital Service District 1. The St. Mary Parish Council approved hiring attorney Gary McGoffin of the Durio, McGoffin, Stagg & Ackermann law firm Wednesday at a rate of $300 per hour.

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Scout fundraising dinner

The Joe Cefalu Boy Scouts of America Steak Dinner was held Thursday at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City. The dinner, which was started more than 60 years ago, raises money for the Boy Scouts of America Evangeline Area Council. The event is also a Morgan City Rotary Club project. Volunteer Leon Kahn, left, serves steaks during the dinner.
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The Joe Cefalu Boy Scouts of America Steak Dinner was held Thursday at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City.

First Baptist Church plans Christmas program

The adult choir of First Baptist Church, of Morgan City, held a practice Wednesday for its upcoming Christmas program, “All is Well,” which will be presented at 6 p.m. Sunday in the church’s sanctuary. The public is invited. First row, from left, are Cathy Hadaway, Sara Rush, Melody Turner, Sally Tullier, and director Sylvia Whiting. Second row, from left, are interpreter Ann Oncale, Maxine Hite, Betty Patterson, Billie Plaisance, Peggy Tucker and Barbara Sandras. Third row, from left, are interpreter Earline Delaune, the Rev. Nathan Rush, Sherman Whiting, Bill Tuttle, George Hite and James Hadaway. Choir members not pictured are Nancy Pendas, Genevieve Michel, Danny Carl and technical support Albert Pendas, Hershel Slaton, Joycelyn Slaton and Janet Kinkle. The cantata will be interpreted for the deaf and everyone is invited.
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The adult choir of First Baptist Church, of Morgan City, held a practice Wednesday for its upcoming Christmas program, “All is Well,” which will be presented at 6 p.m.

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Three players scored in double figures as the Hanson Memorial Tigers defeated the Delcambre Panthers 73-41 in Wednesday’s opener in the 74th Annual Hanson Holiday Classic Tournament here at the Bil

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