On Tuesday, Morgan City High School Tiger Band members were practicing on campus. Stephanie Leblanc and Austin Duval are playing the instruments up front and the other members of the band are marching behind.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Students in St. Mary Parish public schools report to school Aug. 7. Students will be marked absent if they are not present on the opening day of school, St. Mary Parish Superintendent Donald Aguillard reminded parents in a news release.

Morgan City High Baseball Head Coach Tim Vidos (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Morgan City High School’s newly-hired head baseball coach is a familiar face around the program having been involved with Morgan City Tiger baseball on and off for about 30 years.

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Would you know how to pilot an 850-pound diving suit? Alan Nursall learned how to do just that and about the science behind the Atmospheric Diving System at Phoenix International Wednesday when he was in Bayou Vista to tape a segment for Daily Planet, a science and technology show on Discovery Canada.

On Tuesday, Morgan City High School Tiger Band members were practicing on campus. Stephanie Leblanc and Austin Duval are playing the instruments up front and the other members of the band are marching behind.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Morgan City High Baseball Head Coach Tim Vidos (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Bayou Vista roundup

Three horses were found strolling through Bayou Vista Wednesday morning. The horses were apprehended and returned safely to their home.
(The Daily Review Photo by Diane Miller Fears)

A few horses decided to go for a stroll through Bayou Vista early this morning by themselves.

$1.2M theft charged

Karen Duhon

A 59-year-old Morgan City woman surrendered to police Tuesday on warrants for stealing more than $1.2 million from her employer over a seven-year period, which marks the second arrest in the invest

Ribbon-cutting held for skate park in Morgan City

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Monday for The Complex Skate Park in Morgan City located behind Cypress Park. The park is a skateboard-only facility and will be open during all daylight hours, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi said. The city received $26,000 in funding from the parish to help pay for the equipment and cement work, Grizzaffi said. The total project cost was $36,000, the mayor said. Among those present were, on ramp, from left, local skaters Chad Rageur, Jesus Lopez, Drake Bertrand, Peyton Voisin and Jayson Hidalgo. Back row, from left, Mike Banks, Morgan City police chief; Logan Fromenthal, parish councilman; Louis Tamporello, Morgan City councilman; Mark Griffin Jr., Morgan City police assistant police chief; Seth Thomas, City of Morgan City recreation director; and Christopher Frye, Baldwin Redi-Mix. Front row, from left, Tania Hahn, Hahn Enterprises Inc.; Bob Harrison, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce board member; Kevin Voisin, St. Mary Parish councilman; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish chamber president; Emily Berry, St. Mary Parish chamber board member; Paul Naquin, St. Mary Parish president; Grizzaffi; Jarrod Longman, St. Mary Parish assessor; Dwayne Barbier, City of Morgan City director of recreation and culture; and David Bourdier, chamber ambassador.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Monday for The Complex Skate Park in Morgan City located behind Cypress Park.

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Michael Phelps will match his most grueling program since coming out of retirement, entering four events at next week’s U.S. national championships.

Lifestyle

Local artist Vera Deville Judycki, left, of Morgan City, has 15 paintings featured in an art show at City Club at River Ranch in Lafayette, her second at the club.

Obituaries

James Allen Dyson Sr.

October 20, 1931 — July 25, 2014
James Allen Dyson Sr., died Friday, July 25, 2014, at The Crossing of Clarity Hospice in Baton Rouge at the age of 82.

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